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Astronomers believe there are great discoveries to be made “out there,” whereas Hawaiians believe there are equally great discoveries to be made right here.
It was a tenet of Native Hawaiians and other indigenous people to use resources in moderation and not overaccumulate wealth.
The promise of what Hawaii could be seems simultaneously more powerful and empty than ever today.
Comparing a new public relations video of the Campbell Estate heiress to an unscripted discussion with her 11 years ago shows she’s not her old sharp self.
Akana, who served on the Office of Hawaiian Affairs Board of Trustees for nearly 30 years, may also have to pay back more than $21,500 in gifts.
Native Hawaiian activists sharply criticized their actions, but not everyone agrees on how best to respond to members of the obscure “Polynesian Kingdom of Atooi.”
They’re planning to meet with the president of a foundation established by Gordon and Betty Moore that pledged $250 million to the project.
The internal audit is supposed to identify areas where the Office of Hawaiian Affairs might be vulnerable to fraud and waste.
The Office of Hawaiian Affairs says some of its staff members were forcibly removed from the lobby by 12 people.
The Office of Hawaiian Affairs says the annual cap of $15.1 million is too low and that state agencies should do a better job reporting their revenues.
The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights reversed its 12-year-old opposition, and now supports providing Native Hawaiians similar status to Native American tribes.
The action by Abigail Kawananakoa’s legal team comes during a court battle over her capacity to make decisions about her fortune.