Civil rights actiivists and WWII internee
Yuri Kochiyama a Asian-American that didn't really work on becoming an activist until she met Malcolm X. Kochiyama focused her work on black nationalism. She continued to dedicate her work to social causes.
Civil Rights Movement
Yuri Kochiyama speaking at the anti-war demonstrations
Fighting for Justice
was a member of the Harlem Parents Committee to organize protestes
Speak at the weekly open house
Known for being at the scene of the assassination of Malcolm X in 1965