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Department of Hawaiian Home Lands

More Than 130,000 Native Hawaiians Sign Up for Nation Building

More Than 130,000 Native Hawaiians Sign Up for Nation Building

The Native Hawaiian community may hold a constitutional convention as soon as this fall.
Hawaii Monitor: Bill Would Expand Secrecy of DHHL Leases

Hawaii Monitor: Bill Would Expand Secrecy of DHHL Leases

But Senate chair Clayton Hee says: "This is a public trust, public land, public leases."
After Akaka: The Next Generation of Native Hawaiian Leaders

After Akaka: The Next Generation of Native Hawaiian Leaders

New hui being formed to incubate a deeper "bench."
Native Hawaiian Clubs ‘Colonizing the Continent’ Michael Levine/Civil Beat

Native Hawaiian Clubs ‘Colonizing the Continent’

Convention on civic participation in Washington, D.C., bars reporter from conference.
Akaka to Alaska Natives: ‘Strength In Solidarity’

Akaka to Alaska Natives: ‘Strength In Solidarity’

Retiring Hawaii senator speaks at convention.
Lingle: I Never Sold an Acre of Ceded Land

Lingle: I Never Sold an Acre of Ceded Land

U.S. Senate candidate emphasizes her commitment to Native Hawaiian land ownership.
‘Stunning’ Opposition Plagues Hawaiian Home Lands Director

‘Stunning’ Opposition Plagues Hawaiian Home Lands Director

Group representing 28 homeland communities unhappy with Jobie Masagatani's leadership.
Department of Hawaiian Home Lands