HIDE HYODO SHIMIZU

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Born in Van­cou­ver, Shimizu was an ac­tivist and teacher who, along with the Ja­panese Cana­dian Cit­i­zens’ League (an or­ga­ni­za­tion com­prised of other univer­sity-ed­u­cated sec­ond-gen­er­a­tion Ja­pane­secana­di­ans), fought in the 1930s for the right for Asian im­mi­grants and their chil­dren to vote.

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