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  1. 1. Japanese Internment Journal: 2/4/09 What do you think the feelings in the US were like toward Japanese-Americans after Pearl Harbor?
  2. 2. READING QUIZ FUN TIME <ul><li>Please take out a blank sheet of paper. Write your name and period number. </li></ul><ul><li>You can use any notes you have taken on the reading from yesterday. </li></ul><ul><li>What happened at Stalingrad? </li></ul><ul><li>Which future President led the Allied invasion in North Africa? </li></ul><ul><li>Where did America triumph in the Pacific? </li></ul><ul><li>What were three effects on women on the Homefront during WWII? </li></ul><ul><li>What was one effect on minorities on the Homefront during WWII? </li></ul><ul><li>What were four effects on the economy on the Homefront during WWII? </li></ul><ul><li>What was rationing? </li></ul><ul><li>How were the causes of the Detroit race riots and the LA Zoot Suit Riots simliar? </li></ul>
  3. 3. TIMELINE TO INTERNMENT <ul><li>August 18, 1941: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Suggestion for hostages </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>November 12 , 1941: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>15 Japanese American leaders arrested by FBI </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>December 7 th 1941: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>PEARL HARBOR </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. PEARL HARBOR <ul><li>Within 48 hours: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>1,291 Issei are in custody </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Held under no formal charges </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Family restricted from seeing arrested officials </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Any person of Japanese descent was subject to internment! </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Executive Order 9066 <ul><li>February 19 th , 1942 </li></ul><ul><li>Passed by Roosevelt </li></ul><ul><li>Allows military to exclude anyone from anywhere during war time: </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Without trial or hearings </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Aimed at the Japanese during WWII </li></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Who was angry and why? <ul><li>Competition with the Japanese in the following area: Cultural and Economic </li></ul><ul><li>- farming </li></ul><ul><li>- politicians (favoring with anti-Japanese) </li></ul><ul><li>- general public </li></ul><ul><li>Question: Why do you think each of these groups were angry with Japanese Americans? </li></ul>
  7. 7. Internment Japanese Americans checking into an internment facility
  8. 8. <ul><li>120,000 Japanese Americans to be “rounded up </li></ul><ul><ul><li>2/3 were American citizens </li></ul></ul><ul><li>10 internment camps </li></ul><ul><ul><li>California, Idaho, Utah, Arizona, Wyoming, Colorado and Arkansas </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Government named them: RELOCATION CAMPS </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Camp in IDAHO: MINIDOKA </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. MAPS of camps
  10. 11. Conditions <ul><li>Barracks were used for houses </li></ul>
  11. 12. “QUOTE” <ul><li>&quot;When we first arrived at Minidonka, everyone was forced to use outhouses since the sewer system had not been built. For about a year, the residents had to brave the cold and the stench of these accomodations.&quot; </li></ul>
  12. 14. <ul><li>&quot;In desert camps, the evacuees met severe extremes of temperature. In winter it reached 35 degrees below zero, and summer brought temperatures as high as 115 degrees. Rattlesnakes and desert wildlife added danger to discomfort.&quot; </li></ul>
  13. 15. Violating rights? <ul><li>Is the internment of Japanese Americans violating constitutional and civil rights? </li></ul><ul><li>“Volunteer re-settlement” </li></ul><ul><li>Seeking restitution for economic losses </li></ul><ul><li>Citizens of the US </li></ul><ul><li>Ancestry is the only cause to hold them </li></ul>
  14. 17. A way out <ul><li>Joining the American Armed Forces </li></ul><ul><li>Showed “loyalty to the US” </li></ul>
  15. 18. Court Cases: <ul><li>Korematsu 1944: Resisted the army’s order for relocation </li></ul><ul><li>Arrested </li></ul><ul><li>Argued denied equal protection under the law because of ancestry </li></ul><ul><li>COURT RULING: Order was justified for security reasons. Three judges disagreed. “Falls into the abyss of racism” </li></ul><ul><li>IMPORTANT? Triumph for prejudice over </li></ul><ul><li>Justice. RACIAL PROFILING REVISITED </li></ul>
  16. 19. THE END <ul><li>Left behind $200,000,000 worth of property. </li></ul><ul><li>Suffered great losses </li></ul>“ The Congress recognizes that, as described in the Commission on Wartime Relocation and Internment of Civilians, a grave injustice was done to both citizens and permanent residents of Japanese ancestry by the evacuation, relocation, and internment of civilians during World War II.” President Reagan
  17. 20. AGENDA: 2/5/2009 <ul><li>Finish notes from “Japanese Internment” </li></ul><ul><li>Japanese internment poster activity </li></ul><ul><li>Holocaust Reading Chapter 11 section 4 pg. 380 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>READ BY MONDAY!! </li></ul></ul><ul><li>HOLOCAUST WRITING INTRO </li></ul><ul><li>Journal : If you were forced to leave your home and could pack only one suitcase what would you put in it and why? </li></ul>
  18. 21. Objectives <ul><li>Review the process of Japanese internment. </li></ul><ul><li>Comprehend the poster that was seen by the Japanese American internees. </li></ul><ul><li>Discuss the horrors of the Holocaust. </li></ul><ul><li>Use your imagination to write a story! </li></ul>
  19. 22. 1988 Civil Liberties Act: 46 years later <ul><li>Acknowledge injustice </li></ul><ul><li>Apologize on behalf of the US to internees </li></ul><ul><li>To provide a education fund to prevent happening again </li></ul><ul><li>Restitution for internees $20,000 per family </li></ul><ul><li>To make more credible and sincere any declaration of concern by the United States over violations of human rights committed by other nations. </li></ul>
  20. 23. These posters were hung all over: businesses, houses, street signs and even stores. What else does this remind you of during WWII?
  21. 24. You are to answer the following questions using the poster. <ul><li>What would you have thought if you saw this aimed at you? </li></ul><ul><li>How can we prevent something like this happening again? </li></ul><ul><li>What do you think of individuals’ rights and how do we protect them? </li></ul><ul><li>List 2 of the most interesting things you see on the poster and why. </li></ul><ul><li>Why do you think they did not evacuate Japanese-Americans in Hawaii? They made up 2/3 the population. </li></ul><ul><li>Do you think the government ever tried to cover up the internment? Why do you think that? </li></ul>
  22. 25. ASSIGNMENT <ul><li>You will be assigned a picture to your group. YOU ARE WRITING A STORY AS IF THEY LIVED DURING THE HOLOCAUST! </li></ul><ul><li>Please take out a blank piece of paper and your text books. (Chapter 10 and 11) </li></ul><ul><li>Your job: Write one paragraph about the person in your picture. You must include at least two vocab words. Please place your initials by your paragraph. </li></ul><ul><li>When time is up you are to pass the paper to the right. </li></ul><ul><li>Begin adding on to the other persons story only using one vocab word </li></ul><ul><li>You will do this until Ms. V says time! </li></ul><ul><li>BE CREATIVE!!!!! </li></ul>
  23. 26. Arriving at Auschwitz
  24. 27. Monday February 9th <ul><li>Journal: What do these two pictures say to you? Why do you think there are people out there that deny the Holocaust happened? </li></ul>
  25. 28. 6 Stages of the Holocaust
  26. 29. #1 BOYCOTTS and LAWS -No shopping at Jewish businesses -Nuremburg laws - stating what makes someone Jewish - Nazi Germany law 1935
  27. 30. #2 KRISTALLNACHT (Night of Broken Glass) <ul><li>Destruction of Jewish property </li></ul><ul><li>200 synagogues, 7,500 Jewish Shops, 30,000 males sent to concentration camps </li></ul>
  28. 31. #3 Jewish Ghettos <ul><li>1 st in Poland </li></ul><ul><li>Minorities sharing one small space </li></ul><ul><li>Forced out of homes </li></ul>
  29. 32. #4 Einsatgruppen: Mobile Killing Units <ul><li>Followed soldiers to the Soviet Union. Killing all Jews in its path. </li></ul>
  30. 33. #5 Deportation to Camps <ul><li>Ghetto’s to camps </li></ul><ul><li>Work and death camps </li></ul><ul><li>Women and men separated: line selection </li></ul>
  31. 34. Camp photograph
  32. 38. CAMPS CONT. <ul><li>What really happened at these camps? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Hard work </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Death </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Sickness and disease </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Torture </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Who was targeted? Jews, homosexuals, mentally handicapped, etc. </li></ul></ul>
  33. 39. # 6 Liberation <ul><li>-Allies liberated dozens of concentration camps </li></ul><ul><li>Gruesome sight </li></ul><ul><li>Many soldiers could not handle the stench and sights they saw </li></ul>
  34. 40. Saviors
  35. 41. German soldiers surrender
  36. 42. Waving to the allies
  37. 43. ` <ul><li>Film clip of Dachau Death camp. </li></ul><ul><li>DISCLAIMER: If you do not wish to view the program you may go in the hall. </li></ul>
  38. 44. <ul><li>http://resources.ushmm.org/film/search/simple_search.php?Query=Concentration+Camp </li></ul><ul><li>http://resources.ushmm.org/film/display/main.php?search=simple&dquery=Concentration+Camp&cache_file=uia_iEgObm&total_recs=275&page_len=25&page=1&rec=15&file_num=1942 </li></ul>