And just like he guessed, the president said
"The evil Japanese in our home country would be locked away"

from Fort Minor – Kenji Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Kenji’s prediction was correct, and FDR ordered Japanese-Americans to internment camps to prevent any of them from assisting the Japanese across the Pacific Ocean. Saying “the evil Japanese” just adds to the idea that the Japanese-Americans are categorized with those still living in Japan as the enemy.

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