"Shizue Seigel has written profoundly moving accounts about the extraordinary individuals who acted our of conscience when others did not.”
—Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston, Farewell to Manzanar
“...Brings to light the best kind of brave, ordinary heroics.
It makes your heart feel proud of what humans of conscience can do even in cruel times.”
—Jack Kornfield, Spirit Rock Meditation Center
The Wise Heart: A Guide to the Universal Teachings
of Buddhist Psychology
Vivid portraits of two dozen teachers, ministers and just plain folks who stood up against the mass incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War II. Who were they? What did they do? What were the consequences? In Good Conscience brings new insight into what transforms ordinary people into extraordinary advocates for justice and compassion.
In Good Conscience:
Supporting Japanese Americans during the Internment
IN GOOD CONSCIENCE: SUPPORTING JAPANESE AMERICANS DURING THE INTERNMENT
320 pp, 100 historic photographs. AACP, Inc, 2006.