From Indian Country Today
Native Hawaiian Filmmaker Awarded Prestigious Fellowship Benjamin Brewer 3/2/16
In January, it was announced that Native Hawaiian Ciara Leina’ala Lacy (Kanaka Maoli) became the first recipient of the Merata Mita Fellowship from the Sundance Institute. Named in honor of late Maori filmmaker Merata Mita, the award was created as […]
From Honolulu Civil Beat
Surfers from the country of Hawaii dominated the leaderboard Thursday in The Quiksilver in Memory of Eddie Aikau.
The big-wave surf invitational drew thousands of spectators to Waimea Bay on Oahu’s North Shore.
For casual observers, many of whom were watching a surf contest for the first time, some eyebrows were […]
Rest in Peace Puhipau. Love to Joan.
Aloha ‘Oe Uncle Kekuni (from KITV)…
A key figure in the Hawaiian sovereignty movement has died. Dr. Richard Kekuni Akana Blaisdell died Thursday night surrounding by his family after a long illness.
He was also instrumental in establishing the University of Hawaii’s medical school. Blaisdell was 90.
Here’s a tribute from the University of Hawaii […]
Interesting background story in Hawaii Magazine on why Martin Luther King, Jr. and other civil rights leaders wore leis on their Selma march.
Kamehameha Publishing is holding a book launch event this evening, Tuesday, October 20, at William S. Richardson School of Law from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. for Native Hawaiian Law: A Treatise.
Native Hawaiian Law: A Treatise is the definitive resource for understanding critical legal issues affecting Native Hawaiians. This extensively revised and updated edition of […]
The Aloha ʻĀina Unity March down Front Street in Lahaina on Sunday was a huge success, according to event organizers, calling it a “a beautiful day of activation.”
Determined to raise awareness about development and the exploitation of the natural and cultural resources of the Hawaiian Islands, Aloha ʻĀina enjoyed an epic […]
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