Children gather outside a pub near Dalston, which displays the Cross of St. George. The flag used to be perceived as a discriminatory symbol but recently has grown in popularity among World Cup football teams.
Passengers aboard the St. Louis, seeking refuge from Nazi-occupied Europe, wait to find out if they will be allowed entry into Cuba in June 1939.
This collection of stories is a tribute to the people, most of them immigrants, who make Queens such a culturally rich community.
Elementary school students in Tokyo, 1944 bayoneting bales of hay. During 1930s and 1940s, Japan's education system became a tool for inculcating unquestioning loyalty to the state.
Refugee children at Ginling College during the war in Nanjing.