Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
Asian Pacific American Heritage Month celebrates the history of Asian Americans and Pacific Islander Americans. Remember stories of patriotism, persecution, resistance, and everyday life.
At first glance, Executive Order 9066 might read like boring bureaucratese. But what did this dry government document mean for Japanese Americans during World War II? FIND OUT MORE »
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Was Japanese American internment constitutional? Explore the Japanese American [...] »
Looking for ways to grow awareness of injustice of Japanese internment? This [...] »
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Learn about the experiences of immigrants detained at Angel Island and how this [...] »
Explore our spotlight page and discover resources for teaching about Asian [...] »
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In the 19th century, no one expected Chinese food to take off in the United [...] »
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