Hawaiian Language Marcie Sillman from member station KUOW reports on the teaching of Hawaii's native language on the Hawaiian Islands. It is a practice that was banned for almost a century. Some Hawaiians say the language serves as a link to their Polynesian history.
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Marcie Sillman from member station KUOW reports on the teaching of Hawaii's native language on the Hawaiian Islands. It is a practice that was banned for almost a century. Some Hawaiians say the language serves as a link to their Polynesian history.