Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required
Email Format
Close

On Thia Day On My Word...


Also from 2019 - What I’m Reading: Farewell to Manzanar – 27 in a series – “…did not know where else to go or what else to do…”
Also from 2019 - What I’m Reading: Life and Times of Frederick Douglass – 32 in a series – “…he would try every possible scheme by which to escape labor.”
Also from 2019 - What I’m Reading: The Mueller Report – 43 in a series – “…while claiming to be U.S. political activists working on behalf of a conservative grassroots organization.”
Also from 2019 - What I’m Reading: The Second Coming of the KKK – 22 in a series – “Instead it blamed the country’s woes on two overlapping categories of unpatriotic Americans…”
Also from 2019 - What I’m Reading: All The President’s Men – 6 in a series – “…help develop contingency plans for censorship of the news media…”
2018 - What to Photograph on Vacation When You’re Feeling Uninspired via Digital Photography School
2018 - Make It Summer All Year Long with these Sunset on the Grass Pillows, Toes, iPhone Cases and More!
2018 - Golden Horus Necklace – King Tut: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh via Instagram
2018 - Typography Abstract – Serif via Instagram
2017 - Breakfast this morning. via Instagram



Home > Books, History, Quotes, Reading > What I’m Reading: Silver Like Dust – 31 in a series – “…and marched toward the waiting trains.”

What I’m Reading: Silver Like Dust – 31 in a series – “…and marched toward the waiting trains.”

August 25th, 2019

“For the rest of the inmates at Pomona, the exodus began about two weeks after Ojichan left. It was a slow process: all five thousand of them could not leave at once, so the authorities divided everyone into groups and sent people away five hundred at a time. Those who remained would watch as a long line of prisoners stepped out beyond the barbed wire and marched toward the waiting trains.”

From  Silver Like Dust by Kimi Cunningham Grant

What I'm Reading: Those were hakujin beaches. Whites-only beaches.

* A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs
** Many of these books may be available from your local library. Check it out!
† Available from the LA Public Library2
</p >

Categories: Books, History, Quotes, Reading Tags:
Comments are closed.