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Officials are committed to escorting construction vehicles for the Thirty Meter Telescope up the mountain this week.
Opponents of the Thirty Meter Telescope are expected to confront construction crews next week.
UPDATED: Opponents are still trying to stop the observatory from being built on Mauna Kea and the state is bracing for protests.
This is the latest complaint against the planned observatory, which is on the cusp of breaking ground atop Mauna Kea.
Hawaii has a higher percentage of foreign-born residents than other states but a lower than average census participation rate.
The federal poverty line already doesn’t take into account the state’s high cost of living.
Protestors say they’ll remain nonviolent, but fear the state and county’s response to their planned activism.
That’s according to a new study by the National Low Income Housing Coalition.
In 2018 there were more Pacific Islanders, including Native Hawaiians, living in Los Angeles County than Maui and Kauai counties combined.
Honolulu officials have ignored daily fines, deadlines and subpoenas in grievance cases with United Public Workers.
Runit Dome in the Marshall Islands is reportedly leaking nuclear waste.