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Then, her parents moved her to the United States, and she didn’t think about Okinawa for three decades.
Once an independent kingdom, Okinawa was taken over by Japan in 1879.
Brina also explores Okinawa as an overlooked piece of the American story in need of hard scrutiny.
After the war, the United States occupied Okinawa for 27 years, forcing thousands of Okinawans from their land to build sprawling military facilities.
In 2005, the US signed an agreement with Japan to relocate thousands of Marines from Okinawa to Guam, due to public health and environmental concerns voiced by Okinawans.The real love interest in Netflix’s Operation Christmas Drop is the US military|Rachel Ramirez|November 23, 2020|Vox
Instead, they were deployed more than 3,000 miles away, in Okinawa, Japan.Exclusive: ‘Pro-Troop’ Charity Pays Off Tea Party Cronies Instead|Kim Barker|August 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On ships, and on overseas bases like Okinawa, the options are even more limited.Why These Marines Love ‘Frozen’—and Why It Matters|Aaron B. O’Connell|June 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Not only is Paleo flipping evolution upside down, but a second retro diet for future health, the Okinawa, comes in at number six.The Top 10 Diets of 2013 Are All Useless (Except to Book Publishers)|Kent Sepkowitz|December 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
About the only thing they had in common was being in the same U.S. Marine unit during the Battle of Okinawa in World War II.‘Something Happened to My Head. I Couldn’t Get Focused.’|Dale Maharidge|May 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Diamond reckons the latter as 0.14 percent of the Dani population—more than at Okinawa.Savaging Primitives: Why Jared Diamond’s ‘The World Until Yesterday’ Is Completely Wrong|Stephen Corry|January 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The unit which was stationed at Atsugi spent four to six weeks in Okinawa late in 1957.Warren Commission (8 of 26): Hearings Vol. VIII (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
Generally speaking, they have held true of Americans in times past from Lexington to Okinawa.The Armed Forces Officer|U. S. Department of Defense