Pacific Heartbeat

Visions In The Dark: The Life Of Pinky Thompson

Season 6, Episode 2 of 4

Visions in the Dark: The Life of Pinky Thompson is a Hawaiian story of pain and promise, of challenge and triumph and a story of leadership. Sustaining a serious eye wound in Normandy during WWII that left him in the dark for two years, Myron "Pinky" Thompson emerged with a clear vision of his purpose in life. Thompson would go on to be a social worker, mentor and revered leader in the Native Hawaiian community who left a legacy of positive social change, pride in Pacific heritage and a strong sense of native identity among Hawaiians that flourishes today.

Previously Aired

Day
Time
Channel
5/7/2017
3 p.m.
5/25/2018
2 p.m.
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