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Column: Do blood lines, genealogy, shared values define Pacific Islanders?

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                                Kea Peahu stars as Pili and Owen Vaccaro stars as Casper in “Finding ‘Ohana.”

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    Kea Peahu stars as Pili and Owen Vaccaro stars as Casper in “Finding ‘Ohana.”

I was born in the Kingdom of Tonga, a country spread across an area in the South Pacific encompassing more than 170 islands. Yet, I grew up in the U.S., and my last name is Feltch, a Scottish surname from the family that adopted me. Read more

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