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Ige Supports Construction of TMT, Asks UH to Better Manage Mauna Kea Hawaii State Governor's Office

Ige Supports Construction of TMT, Asks UH to Better Manage Mauna Kea

UPDATE: University of Hawaii President David Lassner agrees stewardship of the mountain can be improved.
Peter Apo: The Last Telescope Courtesy TMT International Observatory

Peter Apo: The Last Telescope

I am convinced we will find a way to link arms in the name of humanity and share one of the greatest endeavors in the history of the world.
In With The New: Harnessing The Power Of Hashtags Cory Lum

In With The New: Harnessing The Power Of Hashtags

Hashtag activism, like the millennials who introduced it, has grown up a lot in the past few years.
Let Native Hawaiians Take the Lead on Issues Such as TMT Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Let Native Hawaiians Take the Lead on Issues Such as TMT

Writer grew up on Oahu, but contends that there are times when he and the rest of the islands' residents should defer to Native Hawaiians.
New York Times Ed Board Chides Hawaii Gov. David Ige Over Mauna Kea Courtesy W. M. Keck Observatory

New York Times Ed Board Chides Hawaii Gov. David Ige Over Mauna Kea

The editorial board says Ige has been too mild about the Thirty Meter Telescope debate.
OHA Board Rescinds Support for Thirty Meter Telescope Cory Lum/Civil Beat

OHA Board Rescinds Support for Thirty Meter Telescope

But the trustees decline to go on record as opposing the $1.4 billion project.
Thirty Meter Telescope Protesters Hold Third Rally in Pasadena KITV

Thirty Meter Telescope Protesters Hold Third Rally in Pasadena

The Wednesday event at TMT headquarters coincided with a meeting of project partners.
Ian Lind: Dangerous Intersection of Social Policy and ‘Sacred’ Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Ian Lind: Dangerous Intersection of Social Policy and ‘Sacred’

It's easy to get the impression native Hawaiian issues weren't thoroughly considered when the Thirty Meter Telescope was approved. They were.
Baseball’s Kolten Wong Takes a Cut for Mauna Kea Keith Allison vis Flickr

Baseball’s Kolten Wong Takes a Cut for Mauna Kea

The St. Louis Cardinals star and former University of Hawaii standout shows his Hilo roots with a message of support for protesters on the Big Island.
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