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Column: ‘The Other Pearl Harbor’ of data and seizure reverberates in today’s surveillance capitalism

  • COURTESY PHOTO
                                Japanese warplanes bombed Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941.

    COURTESY PHOTO

    Japanese warplanes bombed Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941.

  • COURTESY UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII
                                Americans of Japanese ancestry were held by the military following the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor and put in internment camps. Before entering the Sand Island Internment Camp, internees were fingerprinted

    COURTESY UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII

    Americans of Japanese ancestry were held by the military following the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor and put in internment camps. Before entering the Sand Island Internment Camp, internees were fingerprinted

  • COURTESY RESOURCE CENTER OF THE JAPANESE CULTURAL CENTER
                                Internees were housed in tents at Oahu’s Sand Island Internment Camp.

    COURTESY RESOURCE CENTER OF THE JAPANESE CULTURAL CENTER

    Internees were housed in tents at Oahu’s Sand Island Internment Camp.

Imperial Japanese warplanes that bombed Pearl Harbor and outlying airfields 80 years ago propelled the U.S. entry into a world war that touched every American family, including my five uncles and one aunt. Read more

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