September 20's Fact of the Day

“You are not being accused of any crime. You are being removed only to protect you and because there might be one of you who might be dangerous to the United States. It is your contribution to the war effort. You should be glad to make the sacrifice to prove your loyalty.”

- Federal, state, and local authorities answer to Japanese Americans [regarding their internment during World War II]

Source: http://www.kcet.org/socal/departures/little-tokyo/visual-communications.html