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Isle teens in trouble for violence sound off against ‘jacked up’ system

  • PHOTO CREDIT: BILL MORRISON

    University of Hawaii at Manoa Professors Karen Umemoto (left) and Katherine Irwin (right) hold their new book, “Jacked Up and Unjust: Pacific Islander Teens Confront Violent Legacies.” Umemoto is a professor and chair of the Department of Urban and Regional Planning and Irwin is a sociology professor.

The names of the students and their schools have been changed to protect their privacy, but their voices are compelling and their frustration clear. Read more

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