When Justice Failed: The Fred Korematsu Story
After the Japanese Navy attacks Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, the United States and Japan are at war. For over one hundred thousand Japanese Americans, the war brings special tragedy. One and all, they are rounded up by the United States Army and imprisoned in internment camps. Fred Korematsu challenges his arrest and the treatment of Japanese Americans during the war.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - LibraryThing
When Justice Failed: the Fred Korematsu Story is told from the perspective of a daughter telling her fatherís story as he struggles through the social injustice that Japanese-Americans went through after the bombing of Pearl Harbor. It details his journey as he fights for the rights he deserves as an American. Through the process, he fights the Supreme Court and all obstacles for his freedom. Steven A. Chinís book depicts the rights of an American despite the personís ancestry. In the story, Fred Korematsu goes against all odds to ensure that he is receiving the rights that any other American has. This book will benefits students in grade three and up because it is a chapter book that is easy for students to read. Also, it will touch upon the injustice that Japanese-Americans felt during this time period in a relatable manner since the story is a flashback.
Review: When Justice Failed the Fred Korematsu Story: Student ReaderUser Review - Timothy Coen - Goodreads
Was well written but too short and I think it was rushed.But if your interested in the world war 2 period than you will like this book. Read full review