Resource

Life Story: Yuri Kochiyama (1921–2014)

Activist for Social and Racial Justice

The story of a lifelong activist who fought for equality for all Americans.

Yuri Kochiyama

Corky Lee, Yuri Kochiyama, 1980. National Portrait Gallery; Smithsonian Institution © Estate of Corky Lee.

This video was created by the New-York Historical Society Teen Leaders in collaboration with the Untold project.