Micronesians in Hawai‘i- A Closer Look (Part 1)

Nov 11, 2015

The Wilson cloud from test Baker, situated just offshore from Bikini Island at top of the picture.
Credit Wikipedia Commons

The rising cost of health care is a concern for all Hawai‘i residents.  But one group in particular is facing added medical expenses.  About 10,000 Micronesians live in Hawai‘i.  They're at the center of an issue dating back to U.S. nuclear testing in the South Pacific.  This week, Jackie Young is taking a closer look at some of that history—and how it impacts us today.