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internment camps

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  • n. Plural form of internment camp.

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Examples

  • Mr. Bakst compares the state paying people who were sterilized to the federal government paying $20,000 apiece to Japanese-Americans sent to internment camps in World War II, as part of a 1988 law signed by President Ronald Reagan.

    State Mulls Amends for Sterilizations

  • A Japanese-American who spent years in internment camps in the United States during World War II, Nishimura learned from his grandmother the concept of kyosei—mutually beneficial coexistence.

    THE NEW MARKET LEADERS

  • Taitz, who believes that the Federal Emergency Management Agency is building internment camps to house anti-Obama activists and that Venezuelan president Hugo Chávez controls the software that runs American voting machines, makes for undeniably good television: She looks like a young Carol Channing, sounds like an overexcited Zsa Zsa Gabor, and has the ability to make absurd accusations with a completely straight face.

    The Panic Virus

  • For them, it seems to capture a vision of America finally freed from the past of Jim Crow and slavery, Japanese internment camps and Mexican braceros, workplace tensions and cultural conflict-an America that fulfills Dr. King’s promise that we be judged not by the color of our skin but by the content of our character.

    The Audacity of Hope

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