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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?

Office of Hawaiian Affairs Beefing Up Advocacy At Federal Level

OHAs's new Washington D.C. bureau chief explains vision in exclusive interview.
DC808: On The Wire — Native Hawaiians Say Aloha To Washington

DC808: On The Wire — Native Hawaiians Say Aloha To Washington

Continuing our weekly chat between Hawaii and the nation's capital.
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."
Why So Many Hawaiian, Samoan And Filipino Youth In Justice System?

Why So Many Hawaiian, Samoan And Filipino Youth In Justice System?

State lawmakers to hear new report's findings Wednesday.
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.
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.
More Iwi Discovered Along Honolulu Rail Route

More Iwi Discovered Along Honolulu Rail Route

More burials expected as workers survey downtown Honolulu.
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