RIP Norman Mineta

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RIP Norman Mineta

#1 Post by jarnon » Wed May 04, 2022 8:25 am

Norman Y. Mineta, former San Jose mayor, U.S. transportation secretary, dies at 90

First Asian American mayor of a major city, eleven-term congressman, first Asian American cabinet member (for both Clinton and George W. Bush)

Eighty years ago this month, young Mineta was interned along with most Japanese Americans in California.

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