This worksheet is intended to be used with George Takei's TED Talk, "Why I Love a Country that Once Betrayed Me.' The video, worksheet and class discussion can be completed in one class period or assigned as homework.
From TED: When he was a child, George Takei and his family were forced into an internment camp for Japanese-Americans, as a "security" measure during World War II. 70 years later, Takei looks back at how the camp shaped his surprising, personal definition of patriotism and democracy.
This powerful and hopeful TED video and worksheet are appropriate for high school-level United States History, Civics, American Government, or English classes.
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