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70 years ago today, President Franklin D Roosevelt issued Executive Order 9066, ultimately leading to the creation of war relocation centers, otherwise known as internment camps.

"The War Relocation Centers truly disrupted the lives of the relocated Japanese, two thirds of whom were American citizens. Forced out of their homes, made to abandon their businesses and farms, many of the families had little time to prepare..."
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