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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?

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."
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