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George Takei on Anti-Asian Violence

Clip: 03/23/2021 | 17m 47s | Video has closed captioning.

As a young Japanese-American boy during World War II, actor and sci-fi legend George Takei was imprisoned with his family in the now infamous U.S. internment camps. He tells our Hari Sreenivasan about the history behind today's anti-Asian attacks as part of "Exploring Hate," our ongoing series of reports on antisemitism, racism, and extremism.

Aired: 03/23/21

Rating: NR

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