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Today in Commonwealth Club history: June 5

Jun 5, 2014 @ 1:28 PM by jzipperer

Toyohiko Kagawa

Today in Commonwealth Club of California? history: Japanese peace activist and social reformer Toyohiko Kagawa discussed his work with the poor in a June 5, 1935, speech titled "Up from the Slums of Japan."

For more on Kagawa and his postwar work in Japan, see Wikipedia.