18-26 Segment 1: American Detainment: Lessons to Learn From America’s Internment Camp Shame

It’s a topic that has been in the news lately: how our government detains groups of people. We look back at history to see what really happened in World War II Japanese internment camps, and how we can avoid similar shame now and in the future.

Barracks building at internment camp

17-06 Segment 1: History, Not Precedent: America’s Internment Camps

Photo historian Richard Cahan talks about the history of the Japanese internment camps, and why we should look at them as a cautionary tale not as precedent.