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Atkins, Laura , Yogi, Stan

Fred Korematsu Speaks Up

(3) 4-6 Fighting for Justice series. Illustrated by Yutaka Houlette. Alternating stirring free verse with informational segments (each including a relevant timeline), this book powerfully reveals the story of the young Japanese American man who protested U.S. internment camps during WWII and continued fighting for civil liberties throughout his life. Stylized illustrations accompany the verse; archival images appear throughout. Ideas for young activists and a note from Korematsu's daughter are appended. Bib., ind.


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