'The Colony' Details Molokai's Painful History

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John Tayman writes about Hawaii's infamous leper colony. SimonSays.com hide caption

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John Tayman's book The Colony tells the story of Molokai, the slice of Hawaiian paradise that was turned into an infamous 19th century leper colony. Tayman discusses the book with Renee Montagne.

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