Asian Americans

Satsuki Ina Was Born American but Looked Like the Enemy

Clip | 4m 34s Video has closed captioning.

What is the meaning of loyalty when you look like the enemy? Satsuki Ina was born in a prison camp during World War II. Her family was among 120,000 Japanese Americans, most of whom were U.S. citizens, who were forced from their homes on the west coast and incarcerated without due process or a trial. When her parent’s loyalty was questioned, the family was torn apart.

Aired: 04/21/20

Rating: NR

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