Read Chapter 31 and view this short video clip on Racism in World War II. Click the link for video. (http://abavtooldev.pearsoncmg.com/VP_MHL/simpleviewer.php?projectID=racism_worldwar2.)
Read this website on Japanese Internment “Children of the Camps”. Click the link for website. (http://www.pbs.org/childofcamp/history/index.html)
After reviewing the historical documents and Internet materials please discuss the Japanese Internment in the United States during World War II. .Why do you think FDR issued Executive Order 9066? Do you think it was racism or the proximity of the United States to Japan? Do you think that this could have been handled differently? How?
Please answer in a minimum of 200 words.