Southland's Japanese Community Reacts to Events in Japan

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The toll of the dead and injured in Japan since Friday's earthquake and tsunami is more than 10,000 and still rising. An estimated quarter-million Japanese-Americans live in the southland, along with more than 100,000 Japanese nationals. We hear what they're going through and what they're doing to help those back in Japan.


Toshio Handa - Japanese Chamber of Commerce of Southern California, Douglas Erber - Japan America Society of Southern California, Akemi Kikumura Yano - Japanese American National Museum

Warren Olney

Christian Bordal, Sonya Geis, Katie Cooper