Etymology[ edit ] The modern usage of the term "Resistance" originates from the self-designation of many movements during World War II, especially the French Resistance. The term is still strongly linked to the context of the events of —45, and particularly to opposition movements in Axis-occupied countries. Using the term "resistance" to designate a movement meeting the definition prior to World War II might be considered by some to be an anachronism.
Japanese American activist Yuri Kochiyama is being honored with a Google Doodle on what would have been her 95th birthday. Kochiyama died in in Berkeley, California.
Her parents were Japanese immigrants, Seiichi Nakahara, an entrepreuner and fismerchant and Tsuyako Nakahara, a college-educated homemaker and piano teacher. Yuri Kochiyama's 95th birthday today … here's a portrait I took of her in for the East Bay Express. He was ill, and was held in federal prison.
He died a day after he was released from prison on January 20, After his death, Kochiyama, her mother and brother were then taken into the Santa Anita Assembly Center, where they were held for several months, according to the Times. They were then moved to an internment camp in Jerome, Arkansas.
It was there where she met her husband, Bill Kochiyama, who was in the U.
Army as a member of the nd Regimental Combat Team, which was made up of mainly Japanese American soldiers. The couple married in and moved to Harlem, New York, after the war. They had six children together. Kochiyama died in her sleep inher family said. She was survived by her four living children, Audee, Eddie, Jimmy and Tommy, along with their spouses, nine grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Her husband died in She had another son, Billy, who died in the s, and a daughter, Aichi, who died in Kochiyama met Malcolm X in and they became friends, working alongside each other in the Organization of Afro-American Unity.
She talked about meeting Malcolm X in an interview with Democracy Now! So I ran and grabbed it. Kochiyama was with Malcolm X when he was assassinated, and held him after he had been shot. He would have turned 91 on May 19, WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has ignited a firestorm of criticism and charges that he is politicizing the military by faulting a war hero for not killing al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden.
Three decades after we first decided to use Osama bin Laden and other imported Muslim zealots for our Cold War purposes, we feel cleansed by his death of any responsibility for his carnage. Terrorist or freedom fighter?
Have a look at the photos below. You could print off copies, or you bring them up on the computer. You can enlarge the images by clicking on them. 2 Osama Bin Laden (leader of Al Qaida, seen to be behind 9/11) 3 Guy Fawkes (attempted to blow up parliament and assassinate the king).
Mar 24, · Do you think Osama Bin Laden is terrorist or a freedom fighter? Do you think he is cool and a nice guy? Osama is from Saudi Arabia.
i dont agree with killing civilians.. but i do believe bin laden is a freedom feelthefish.com i do respect him for living in caves just like his followers do when he could be living lavishly like Status: Resolved.
Sep 27, · Osama Bin Laden Halloween Costume Removal Demanded By Sikh Advocacy Group In Letter To Walmart And Amazon. Sikhs Host 'Turban . Osama the Freedom Fighter by mike · Osama bin Laden and his comrades were hailed as freedom fighters in the s by the American government at a time when politicians like Dick Cheney considered Nelson Mandela a terrorist.