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The principled politician

Adam Schrager

The principled politician

Governor Ralph Carr and the fight against Japanese American internment

by Adam Schrager

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Published by Fulcrum in Golden, Colo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government,
  • Biography,
  • Japanese Americans,
  • Governors,
  • Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesGovernor Ralph Carr and the fight against Japanese American internment
    StatementAdam Schrager
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF781 .S34 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 338 p.
    Number of Pages338
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27128270M
    ISBN 101555917291
    ISBN 109781555917296
    OCLC/WorldCa318876956

      Shelton Ranaraja was a courageous and principled politician for whom I have had the greatest respect. This article is intended to honour and pay tribute to his memory on the occasion of his fifth. ‘Kevin was principled, courageous, incorruptible, unselfish and a man of great integrity.’ ‘More specifically, toward whom should he have looked as an example, this deeply moral and principled man?’ ‘The welcome sign of a principled politician is the desire to risk everything for change.’.

    Here is seen the highly principled politician whose ability to judge the character of others enabled him to select outstanding men like Dean Acheson and George Marshall to serve in his administration; a Chief Executive capable of making some of the most momentous decisions of the twentieth century, such as ordering the use of the atomic bomb 5/5(5).   The excerpts referring to Shelton Ranaraja bear testimony to this. “Shelly Aiya” as he was called by many passed away on August 11th Shelton Ranaraja was a courageous and principled politician for whom I have had the greatest respect.

    Schrager’s first book was “The Principled Politician,” a biography of former Colorado Gov. Ralph Carr (R-Colorado) whose stand on behalf of Japanese Americans after Pearl Harbor would cost him his political career. The book led state lawmakers to name the new state justice center after the former Colorado chief executive. Back around the turn of the century, I developed a lot of respect for John Faso. I found the Republican assemblyman from the Albany area to be knowledgeable and .


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