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The contents of focus on topics related to Samoa and associated topics. collects and aggregates articles from various sources, such as news organizations and press releases from governmental and nongovernmental sources. News, press releases and stories are presented with minimal editing to provide raw information for visitors. Also, to provide non-Samoans with information about Samoa as they contemplate visiting American Samoa for business or pleasure. This website was envisioned as another avenue to bring the following interests together using the power of the Internet.

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Disclaimer is not a news site. My goal is to collect Samoan related stories, information, and links to other sources for the benefit of Samoans and non-Samoans. That would be a more useful service to the visitors and that, I hope, will provide a medium for expanded discussions on issues important to Manu'a, American Samoa, and Samoans living off-island. Articles contributed and published here do not indicate that I support such views. They are published for the benefit of the visitors and are solely the views of the contributors. makes no representation whatsoever about other websites which you may access by clicking on links from this site. When you access a website, you must understand that it is independent from, and that has no control over the content on that website. A link to a website does not signify that endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content, or the use, of such website. Again, I will not be responsible for the contents of the websites referenced on the website. Their presence is only for the convenience of visitors and is neither an endorsement or validation of the products and services they provide. Those responsibilities rest entirely on the respective website owners.

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