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Legacy of The Sansei – Being Sansei

Christine R. Yano Special to The Hawai‘i Herald Sansei live in a strange and unique position. We form the last of the generations of Japa- nese Americans with direct knowledge of Japan in the form of grandparents....
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Legacy of the Sansei – The Sansei in Hawai‘i: Wrapping Up One Year Later

Gail Honda Special to The Hawai‘i Herald One year ago, in The Hawai‘i Herald’s 2016 New Year’s edition, I posed the question, “What is the Legacy of the Sansei?” Herald Editor Karleen Chinen suggested that we...
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As I See It – Can Hawai‘i Really Teach America About Race?

Jonathan Y. Okamura, Ph.D. Commentary Special to The Hawai‘i Herald Last Nov. 18, I participated in a public forum with five other speakers on the topic, “What Can Hawai‘i Teach America about Race,” at The Arts at...
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Dear Frances – New Year … New Wisdom

DEAR FRANCES By Frances H. Kakugawa
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NYC Marathon Finishers! – With Boston Under Her Belt, Meredith Kuba Takes On “the...

Meredith Kuba Special to The Hawai‘i Herald Growing up, my parents used to tell me I was a “kotonk,” because I was born in New York City. My brother and I were both born in Manhattan...
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Showtime Asia – “Cinema Angel” To Show At Doris Duke Theatre, Popularity of Film...

Gwen Battad Ishikawa “Cinema Angel,” a fictional film based on a real-life movie theater in Hiroshima, is coming to the Doris Duke Theatre at the Honolulu Museum of Art. The film, which was written and...
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