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Learning Hilo — The Turnaround PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Learning Hilo — The Turnaround

A military vet resuscitates a dying school.

Mainstream Media Perpetuate Belief That Racism in Hawaii No Longer Exists

ESPN documentary about Eddie Aikau exemplifies misguided view of Hawaiian people and issues.

Hawaiian Sovereignty’s Connection to the Aina

Making the islands sustainable once again is the message Native Hawaiians are sharing, despite the obstacles.

Hawaii Dept. of Hawaiian Home Lands Releases Draft Plan for Oahu Land

Hawaii’s Department of Hawaiian Home Lands has published a draft of its land use plan for 6,635 acres on Oahu over the…

What Are the Mental Health Challenges for Native Hawaiians?

That’s the topic for tonight’s episode of PBS Hawaii‘s Insights. Show promo: Western-imposed values have left…

Gov’t Shutdown Hurts Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, Pacific Islanders

That warning comes from the National Council of Asian Pacific Americans, a coalition of organizations urging House Republicans…
DOE Long Overdue in Improving Hawaiian Studies, Kupuna Say State of Hawaii

DOE Long Overdue in Improving Hawaiian Studies, Kupuna Say

Hawaiian studies teachers reminded BOE members Tuesday that the state has failed to comply with a 2008 audit.

OHA Trustee Disputes State Auditor’s Report

Office of Hawaiian Affairs has made many improvements that the audit did not take into account.
Study: Despite Progress, Hawaiians, Other Islanders Still Die Younger

Study: Despite Progress, Hawaiians, Other Islanders Still Die Younger

But medical officials say embracing of traditional cultural values and practices help people to lead healthy lifestyles.
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