This is a comic about what “home” means to a second generation Japanese-New Zealander. It’s something to think about, especially during this time when the question of immigration is so much in the news.
This is just one panel of a longer story. Read the rest here.
You can see some of her other comics on her website (Jem Yoshioka Comics) and her Tumblr
This short film is so much more poignant today than it was four months ago.
The Google Doodle for January 30 in the US is/was celebrating the birthday of Fred Korematsu, an American citizen who was imprisoned during World War II because he was of Japanese descent.
Read Google’s page about him.
Read more on Reason.com: “Today Is Fred Korematsu’s Birthday, Which Seems About Right”
A 10-minute documentary: