Fred Korematsu Speaks upBook - 2017
Inspired by the award-winning book for adults Wherever There's a Fight , the Fighting for Justice series introduces young readers to real-life heroes and heroines of social progress. The story of Fred Korematsu's fight against discrimination explores the life of one courageous person who made the United States a fairer place for all Americans, and it encourages all of us to speak up for justice.
From Library Staff
American teenager Fred Korematu's life changed forever in 1941, when people of Japanese ancestry were forced into prison camps. Fred refused to go, was imprisoned for protesting, and was an outspoken activist until he died. MS