Ethnic_Profiling

Ethnic_Profiling - David A. Harris legacy that should make...

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David A. Harris – “legacy that should make us think David A. Harris – “legacy that should make us think now” now” Palmer Raids of 1919 and 1920 Palmer Raids of 1919 and 1920 (Red Scare Part 1) – named after Mitchell Palmer, US Attorney General Arrests and deportations of suspected left-wing activists from the USA without due process Who was targeted? Germans, Irish, and Russian first-generation immigrants “hyphenated Americans”
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Internment of Japanese Americans Internment of Japanese Americans on the basis of ethnicity and national origin during World War II (1942-1944) •110,000 Japanese Americans forced to move into internment camps as a result of anti-Japanese resentment camps in California, Arizona, Colorado, Arkansas, Wyoming, Utah, Idaho Korematsu v. United States (1944) ruled that the decision was constitutional to protect against espionage overturned in 1983
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Red Scare Red Scare of the 1940s and 1950s – a.k.a. McCarthyism; named after Senator Joseph McCarthy
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