Yuri Kochiyama Google Doodle celebrates human rights activist on her 95th birthday

by Amy Gesenhues
Today’s Google doodle pays homage to human rights activist Yuri Kochiyama on what would have been her 95th birthday. Raised in San Pedro, California, Kochiyama was imprisoned in a Japanese American internment camp in Arkansas for two years during WWII when she was in her twenties. She would later move to Harlem, and dedicate her life to fighting for the rights of African Ame ...Read the full article