May 10, 2010

Evening Magazine: Tribute band remembers those in internment camps

Posted in Bainbridge Island, Japanese American Incarceration, Minidoka Pilgrimage, Minidoka Swing Band, Uncategorized tagged , , , , at 10:28 pm by minidokapilgrimage

For those who may have missed the viewing on Thursday evening, the Evening Magazine piece on the Minidoka Swing Band was also posted online.  Here’s a link to the source article and video:

May 6, 2010

Minidoka Swing Band on Evening Magazine

Posted in Bainbridge Island, Minidoka Swing Band tagged , at 11:19 am by rkozu

For those in the Seattle area and have the ability to watch Evening Magazine on King-5 TV.  Evening Magazine will be doing a feature on the Minidoka Swing Band at 7pm tonight, Thursday May 6, 2010 on Channel 5.  Check it out if you have time!

May 4, 2010

41st Manzanar Pilgrimage

Posted in Manzanar Pilgrimage tagged , at 7:29 pm by minidokapilgrimage

Totally had this slip by but the Manzanar Pilgrimage held their annual pilgrimage on April 24, 2010.  We wanted to support them in their pilgrimage efforts.  So here are a few links of various articles from their blog about their pilgrimage.


A Letter to Obaa-chan:

41st Annual Manzanar Pilgrimage Highlights the Unfinished Business of the Civil Rights Struggle: