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The Principled Politician: Governor Ralph Carr and the Fight against Japanese American Internment

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This important biography shares the inspiring story of Colorado governor Ralph Carr, who took a stand for Japanese American rights as the only political leader to welcome Japanese Americans to his state during World War II. The Principled Politician paints a vivid portrait of a courageous man largely forgotten by Colorado and never known by his country.

Adam Schrager covers politics for KUSA-TV, the NBC affiliate in Denver, Colorado. In more than fifteen years in the business, ...

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Overview

This important biography shares the inspiring story of Colorado governor Ralph Carr, who took a stand for Japanese American rights as the only political leader to welcome Japanese Americans to his state during World War II. The Principled Politician paints a vivid portrait of a courageous man largely forgotten by Colorado and never known by his country.

Adam Schrager covers politics for KUSA-TV, the NBC affiliate in Denver, Colorado. In more than fifteen years in the business, he has won numerous broadcast journalism accolades, including more than a dozen Emmy Awards. Schrager and his family live in the Denver area.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781555917296
  • Publisher: Fulcrum Publishing
  • Publication date: 12/1/2009
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 352
  • Sales rank: 1,398,102
  • Product dimensions: 6.04 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.95 (d)

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Adam Schrager covers politics for KUSA-TV, the NBC affiliate in Denver, Colorado. In more than 15 years in the business, he has won numerous broadcast journalism accolades, including more than a dozen Emmy awards. He teaches an introductory class on broadcast journalism at the University of Denver.
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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments ix

Introduction 1

Chapter 1 Summer 1938 9

Chapter 2 January 10, 1939 25

Chapter 3 November 1939 to 1940 43

Chapter 4 January 1941 to December 1941 61

Chapter 5 December 1941 78

Chapter 6 January 1942 98

Chapter 7 Early February 1942 114

Chapter 8 Late February 1942 132

Chapter 9 Early March 1942 157

Chapter 10 Late March 1942 174

Chapter 11 April 1942 194

Chapter 12 May to June 1942 219

Chapter 13 July to August 1942 241

Chapter 14 September 1942 261

Chapter 15 October 1942 280

Chapter 16 December 1942 to September 1950 308

Epilogue 330

Index 333

About the Author 338

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