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State Senators: Sue Navy For $100 Million Over Kahoolawe Cleanup

State Senators: Sue Navy For $100 Million Over Kahoolawe Cleanup

After spending $400 million, the island is still littered with bombs and missiles.
Hawaii Monitor: What’s the Point of Getting on the Sovereignty Roll?

Hawaii Monitor: What’s the Point of Getting on the Sovereignty Roll?

Wasn't sovereignty essentially relinquished when the Hawaiian government was extinguished?

For Native Hawaiians, Supporting Geothermal Makes Cultural Sense

OHA partnership with Innovations Development Group makes financial sense.
Aina, Lewa, Kai: A Vision for Healing the World

Aina, Lewa, Kai: A Vision for Healing the World

Launch events for the Polynesian Voyagaging Society's World Wide Voyage highlight our global interconnectedness.

Feds Crack Down On Telecom Company Serving Native Hawaiians

Service to thousands of customers by Sandwich Isles Communications could be in jeopardy.

OHA Weighs Geothermal Partnership

From the Hawaii Tribune-Herald: The Office of Hawaiian Affairs could be getting into the geothermal business.

Hawaii Monitor: Frivolous Claim Over Sovereignty Snags Homeowner

Rhetoric over Native Hawaiian rights can mask costly scams.
Does Faye Hanohano Have A Point?

Does Faye Hanohano Have A Point?

Hawaii lawmaker's controversial remarks overshadow issue of art and identity.

Upholding the Federal Government’s Responsibility to Native Hawaiians

Congress should maintain funding for Native Hawaiian programs.
Task Force Demands Action On Hawaiian Incarceration

Task Force Demands Action On Hawaiian Incarceration

Indigenous population over-represented at every stage of state's criminal justice system.

Native Hawaiians Disproportionately Impacted by AIDS

From our educationblog: Native Hawaiians are three times more likely to be hospitalized and 2.6 times more likely…

Native Hawaiian Roll Commission Is Racial Discrimination

Would even President Obama’s recent nominee to the federal bench pass the new Hawaiian litmus test?
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