Funeral Feasts On some islands, a pig will be slaughtered when to feed the village when someone important to the family dies. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Utah has the largest Tongan American population and Hawaii has the second largest. This page was last edited on 13 Septemberat Retrieved 30 September Accessed on 18 August Archived from the original on April 3,
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There are few people who know Thailand better than Jim Algie so we asked him to shed some light on…. These people speak various Austronesian languages. Cargo cults are alive on some Pacific islands, where islanders are still waiting for the planes to arrive bearing all the precious material goods that they were once promised by a white man named Jon Frum who quickly passed into local mythology. Gulf War Voyeurism Theroux is in the Pacific during the first Gulf War and hears repeated worries that the fighting will come to the Solomon Islands just like during the last big global conflict. This article is about the indigenous peoples of the Pacific Islands.