This past season’s University of Hawaii basketball team, led by Anthony “AC” Carter and Alika Smith, was often compared with the Rainbows’ “Fabulous Five” team of the early 1970s, which was the only UH...
Arnold T. Hiura
Vol. 18, No. 10, May 16, 1997
Kapakahi. vs. One-sided, crooked, lopsided, sideways; bent, askew; biased, partial to one side; to show favoritism. Lit., one side.
One needn’t look very far these days for...
Vol. 13, No. 13, July 3, 1992
The recent outburst of violence across our nation generated by the Rodney King verdict disturbed me greatly. What I saw on television, especially the looting and crime...
Karleen C. Chinen
Welcome to Part 1 of The Hawai‘i Herald’s 35th anniversary edition!
When managing editor Gwen Battad Ishikawa and I began tossing around ideas about how we would celebrate this milestone anniversary in print, I...
S. Sanae Imada
Vol. 1, No. 5, July 18, 1980
Colorful Japanese lanterns, chochin, swing in the intermittent breeze and light the warm night with their gentle glow. The rhythmic beats of a large drum punctuate...
Aisha A.C. Wang
Vol. 19, No. 3, Feb. 6, 1998
“Don’t force,” says Jean Sakihara when people try to drag their friends to attend her kimono culture class. As a teacher of Japanese language and culture...
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