BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.4638@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20140607T000000Z DTEND:20140607T000000Z DESCRIPTION:Negative press was nothing new for Colorado governor Ralph Carr \, a rare breed of politician who held his ground against popular opinion and was ahead of the curve in championing civil rights. Serving as governo r during the anti-Japanese hysteria of WWII\, Carr surprised and angered l egions of voters -- and faced threats of impeachment -- when he became the only political leader in the country to champion the constitutional right s of Japanese Americans and welcome them to his state.&nbsp\;\n\n<span sty le="font-style: italic\;">The Book Club meets the first Saturday\, every o ther month\, and is open to the public.\n\nCost: Free with admission to th e museum (nonmembers\, $5\; students and seniors over age 65\, $3\; JAMsj members and children under 12\, free).&nbsp\;\n\nQuestions? Contact Book C lub facilitator\, Aggie Idemoto at&nbsp\;<a href="http://service.mail.com/ callgate-6.73.1.0/rms/6.73.1.0/mail/getBody?folderId=1&amp\;messageId=Nzg1 NCFZM0hEUk7hFWBttMlkdX3DwNNt&amp\;purpose=display&amp\;bodyType=htmlNoExte rnals">aggie@jamsj.org</a>\, or call JAMsj at (408) 294-3138. SUMMARY:Book Club: The Principled Politician: The Ralph Carr Story URL:/en/events/2014/06/07/book-club-the-principled-politician-the-ralph-c/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR