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California state politician, Japanese American community leader, Mr. Paul Bannai passed at 99 year-old

Mr. Paul Takeo Bannai, the first Japanese American elected to the California State Legislature, passed away at 99 years of age on September 14, 2019. Mr. Bannai represented the 53rd Assembly District for four terms from 1972 through 1980. Mr. Bannai was born in Colorado in 1920 to Japanese immigrants Sakui and Shino Bannai,...
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Educational center on valor of Japanese American veterans presenting “Defining Courage” exhibition

Go For Broke Defining Courage

Go For Broke National Education Center 355 East First Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012 Defining Courage Exhibition www.goforbroke.org In May 2016, the Go For Broke National Education Center opened the interpretive exhibition to the public. The interpretive Defining Courage Exhibition is a hands-on and participatory learning center in the heart of Los Angeles’ Little...
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2018 / Education center on valor of Japanese American veterans presenting museum-class Japanese sword exhibit, July 24 – Aug. 26

Go For Broke National Education Center in Los Angeles presents special sword exhibition “Nikkei Samurai: Japanese Swords and the Military Intelligence Service” from July 24 – August 26, 2018. “Nikkei Samurai” sword exhibition is held within the permanent exhibition “Defining Courage” located in the historic Nishi Hongwanji Buddhist temple on the west side of...
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2016 / Go For Broke National Education Center opens “Defining Courage” in Little Tokyo

  Courage Corner: Updates on the Exhibition (Source: April 2017 e Torch) Thanks to a generous grant from the Aratani Foundation, Go For Broke National Education Center’s “Defining Courage” exhibition continues to be FREE on select dates to the general public. Tell your friends! NOTE: Teachers and Students are FREE on all open exhibit...
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