Military Should Return Hawaii Lands

By Ann Wright, Popular Resistance. -

The 65-year leases of 30,000 acres of Hawaii state land by the U.S. military are ending in 2029. The state of Hawaii should not re-lease these lands no matter what the amount the U.S. military [...]

Lawyer’s Groups Support Hawaii’s Case For Ending US Occupation

By Natali Segovia, National Lawyers Guild. -

The Water Protector Legal Collective (WPLC), alongside the International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL) and National Lawyers Guild (NLG), filed an amicus curiae (“friend of the court”) [...]

Missiles And Munitions Headed To Ewa Beach, Hawaii

By Brad Wolf, World Beyond War. -

The United States Army plans to build an enormous weapons facility storing stockpiles of conventional warheads and explosives right next to the residential housing communities of Ewa Beach, Ewa [...]

‘Golden Rule’ Peace Boat Sets Sail From Hawaii

By Golden Rule, Popular Resistance. -

After 21 months in the Hawaiian Islands, the historic anti-nuclear sailboat Golden Rule will depart from Honolulu, Hawai’i for the West Coast of the U.S.   The Golden Rule first sailed from [...]

Hawaii Is The First US State To Declare A Climate Emergency

By Kate Yoder, Grist. -

The word “emergency” usually conjures images of ambulances with flashing lights, homes going up in flames, or tornadoes tearing through a town. But increasingly, governments are using the word to [...]

18 Years Ago The US War On Iraq Began

By Ann Wright, Popular Resistance. -

Friday, March 19, 2021 was the 18th anniversary of the U.S. government political decision to invade and occupy oil-rich, Arab/Muslim Iraq, a country of 32 million persons.  U.S. elected officials [...]

A Brief History Of US Military Poisoning Of Hawai’i

By Ann Wright, Kyle Kajihiro and Jim Albertini, Popular Resistance. -

Poisoning the Pacific: The US Military’s Secret Dumping of Plutonium, Chemical Weapons, and Agent Orange, a new book by Japan-based journalist Jon Mitchell, is a detailed investigation and [...]

Maui Has Begun The Process Of Managed Retreat

By David Hasemyer, Inside Climate News. -

With nearly 300 miles of coastline, the Hawaiian islands that make up Maui County face the threat of sea level rise from all sides. It's that assault that has formed the foundation of a lawsuit [...]

Group Hopes To See New Economy Emerge Based On Hawaiian Values

By Dan Nakaso, Star-Advertiser. -

A new group that wants to reboot Hawaii’s tourist-based economy in the era of the new coronavirus announced a four-step plan Tuesday to come up with ideas by August based on Native Hawaiian [...]

Mauna Kea Is About Who Will Decide the Future

By Winona LaDuke, Truthout. -

“The mountain brought us together,” Luana Busby-Neff tells me. It’s 200 days into the prayer vigil and blockade that brought the proposed Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) to a stop in Hawaii. The [...]

Governor Orders Mauna Kea Stand Down

By Aliyah Chavez, Newsmaven.io -

The Thirty Meter Telescope will not be built atop Mauna Kea at this time. Hawai'i Governor David Ige announced in an internal memo this morning that law enforcement personnel will be leaving the [...]

Monsanto Pleads Guilty To Illegally Spraying Pesticides, Storing Hazardous Waste In Hawaii

By Elias Marat, Themindunleashed.com -

(TMU) — Agrochemical giant Monsanto has pleaded guilty to spraying banned pesticides on research crops on the Hawaiian island of Maui in 2014, and will have to pay $10.2 million in criminal fines [...]

The Impact Of The US Occupation On The Hawaiian People

By Keanu Sai, PhD, NEA Today. -

The Hawaiian Kingdom was a progressive constitutional monarchy since 1840 and it viewed education and health care as cornerstones for the country’s maintenance in the nineteenth century. By 1893, [...]

The US Occupation Of The Hawaiian Kingdom

By Keanu Sai, PhD, NEA Today. -

In his message to the Congress on December 18, 1893, President Grover Cleveland acknowledged that the Hawaiian Kingdom was unlawfully invaded by United States marines on January 16, 1893, which [...]

The Illegal Overthrow Of The Hawaiian Kingdom Government

By Keanu Sai, PhD, NEA Today. -

In 2001, the Permanent Court of Arbitration’s arbitral tribunal, in Larsen v. Hawaiian Kingdom, declared “in the nineteenth century the Hawaiian Kingdom existed as an independent State recognized [...]