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2016 / LA County Supervisors commend memorial project “Love to Nippon” of Tohoku 2011 disaster, Mar. 22

Love to Nippon Unoura Knabe

Video of Masako Unoura-Tanaka and Los Angeles County Supervisor Don Knabe at the LA County Supervisor Meeting Hall on March 22: https://youtu.be/MJAVNb0iNZA Image of the Los Angeles County Commendation Initiated by Iwate prefecture native and 2011 tsunami survivor Masako Unoura-Tanaka in 2012, the memorial project “Love to Nippon” of the Tohoku 2011 disaster marked...
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2016 / Mr. Norman Mineta speaks at 2011 Japan’s disaster memorial event in Los Angeles

https://youtu.be/DOXJ4EIdxt8 Former US Secretary of Transportation Mr. Norman Mineta spoke at “Love to Japan 2016” – a memorial event of Japan’s 2011 disaster in Los Angeles on Sunday, March 6, 2016. Live to Nippon 2016 was held at Los Angeles Police Department Headquarters’ auditorium in Downtown Los Angeles. Love to Nippon Project was designed...
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2016 / Norman Mineta Speaks Out to oppose the sale of senior facilities, Jan. 23

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  https://youtu.be/Bhtl9q4uxJY Video: Mr. Norman Mineta’s speech in English is followed by Japanese translation. Four facilities for Japanese and Japanese American seniors are being sold to a for-profit property management company by the current management of the Keiro Senior Heathcare without the any consensus of the Japanese American community in Los Angeles. Since September...
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U.S. and Japan’s high ranking officials gather at “High Speed Rail Seminar in California”

U.S. and Japan’s high ranking officials gather at “High Speed Rail Seminar in California”

On January 14, 2011, High Speed Rail Seminar in California was held at Omni Los Angeles Hotel at California Plaza, Downtown Los Angeles. Approximately 400 people attended the afternoon event to hear from distinguished speakers from the U.S. and Japan, such as Mr. Norman Y. Mineta, the former U.S. Secretary of Transportation and Mr....
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Norman Mineta’s portrait installed at the Smithsonian

Norman Mineta’s portrait installed at the Smithsonian

Washington, D.C. –  Former Transportation and Commerce Secretary Norman Y. Mineta was recognized by the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery and the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Program with the installation of his portrait in a private ceremony at the Portrait Gallery on July 26. The portrait, by artist Everett Raymond Kinstler, becomes part of the...
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Data: Norman Y. Mineta

Data: Norman Y. Mineta

Former Transportation and Commerce Secretary Born in 1931 to immigrant Japanese parents in San Jose, Calif., Mineta and his family were detained along with 120,000 Americans of Japanese descent at an internment camp during World War II. Mineta’s career in politics began with an appointment to a vacant seat on the San Jose City...
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