Columnist

Peter Apo

A former legislator, Peter Apo is a trustee of the Office of Hawaiian Affairs and the president of the Peter Apo Company LLC, a cultural tourism consulting company to the visitor industry. He has also been the arts and culture director for Honolulu, the city's director of Waikiki Development and served as special assistant on Hawaiian affairs to Gov. Ben Cayetano. His opinions are his own and do not necessarily reflect the views of OHA or other organizations he is involved in.

July 2018

Monday, July 23

Why You Should Bother To Vote In The OHA Trustees Election

September 2017

Thursday, September 14

Peter Apo: Let Me Set The Record Straight

December 2016

Wednesday, December 7

Peter Apo: Can Hawaiians Keep Their Aloha In A New Global Order?

November 2016

Thursday, November 3

Peter Apo: Native Hawaiian Or Not, Don’t Ignore OHA Races

September 2016

Thursday, September 22

Peter Apo: Preserving Kukaniloko, Most Sacred Of Hawaiian Places

August 2016

Thursday, August 25

Peter Apo: Why Hawaii’s Old Gods Live On

July 2016

Thursday, July 14

Peter Apo: Marine Monument Proposal Isn’t ‘Hawaiian’

Friday, July 8

Peter Apo: Can We Talk About Papahanaumokuakea?

June 2016

Friday, June 24

Peter Apo: Obama Should Say No To Expanded Marine Monument

Thursday, June 2

Peter Apo: Herb Kane Helped To Rebuild The Hawaiian Nation

April 2016

Thursday, April 21

Peter Apo: Rapid Ohia Death Matters More Than You Think

March 2016

Thursday, March 24

Peter Apo: A Tribute To A Prince Of Hawaii

Thursday, March 3

Peter Apo: A Native Hawaiian Constitution Is Born

February 2016

Thursday, February 11

Peter Apo: Nai Aupuni – A Nation Rising

January 2016

Thursday, January 21

Peter Apo: Don’t Misunderstand The Office of Hawaiian Affairs

December 2015

Thursday, December 17

Peter Apo: Let There Be Light On The TMT

Thursday, December 3

Peter Apo: Caretaking Our Precious Past

November 2015

Thursday, November 5

Peter Apo: A Vote To Overcome Our Trauma

October 2015

Thursday, October 15

Peter Apo: What Does it Mean to Be Hawaiian?

September 2015

Thursday, September 24

Peter Apo: Defining the Hawaiian Community

Thursday, September 3

Peter Apo: Who Are We Building a Nation For?

July 2015

Thursday, July 30

Peter Apo: The TMT Honors Mauna Kea Through Universal Exploration

Thursday, July 9

Peter Apo: Whose Nation Is it Anyway?

June 2015

Thursday, June 25

Peter Apo: Some Questions Before Building a Nation

Thursday, June 4

Peter Apo: Urban Crawl – Is Hawaii Becoming Just Another Place?

May 2015

Thursday, May 14

Peter Apo: The Last Telescope

April 2015

Monday, April 13

Peter Apo: ‘We Are Hawaii and We Will Find a Way’

Thursday, April 2

Peter Apo: Mauna Kea Under Siege

March 2015

Thursday, March 12

Peter Apo: The Digital Nation of Hawaii

February 2015

Thursday, February 26

Peter Apo: Why Does the Office of Hawaiian Affairs Exist?

Thursday, February 5

Peter Apo: The Hawaiians — Building a Nation and the Road Ahead

January 2015

Thursday, January 22

Peter Apo: The Hawaiians — a ‘Divided People’