This blog is about Hawaii's status as an independent country under prolonged illegal occupation by the United States, and the history, culture, law & politics of the islands.

By Scott Crawford, Hana, Maui


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Healing of the Hawaiian Nation Retreat in Kipahulu this weekend

From: LeeAnn Paman <leepaman @> Subject: Hawaiian Nation Retreat 2012

An invitation is extended to all Kanaka Maoli, Hawaiian Nationals and Citizen Applicants of the Lawful Hawaiian Kingdom to participate in a

Healing of the Hawaiian Nation Retreat April 27 – April 30, 2012 at Ohe’o in Kipahulu

All participants are encouraged to come […]

Sydney Iaukea talks ‘The Queen and I’ at Palace bookstore

Sydney Iaukea talks about her new book entitled ‘The Queen and I’ at the Palace bookstore today at 4 pm.

In this exposé Sydney L. Iaukea ties personal memories to newly procured political information about Hawai`i’s crucial Territorial era. Spurred by questions surrounding intergenerational property disputes in her immediate family, she delves into Hawai`i’s historical […]

Kumu Kahua Theatre Presents KAMAU A’E

Kumu Kahua Theatre will present a revival by Alani Apio of KAMAU A’E from May 31st through July 1st.

The Hawaiian Sovereignty movement, with its complexities and controversies, takes the stage in this powerful drama. Fresh out of prison, Michael Kawaipono Mahekona joins a group of activists on a mission to reclaim Hawaiian land. As […]

Dalai Lama visits ‘Iolani Palace

Honolulu Civil Beat reports on the visit:

The queen’s message of peace was expected to be the focal point of a planned palace visit by the Dalai Lama Saturday — his first-ever visit to the grounds.

“We felt it was important for the Dalai Lama to come to the site to better understand our history […]

Queen Liliu’okalani in Daily Mail

The Daily Mail in London has a feature today on Queen Liliu’okalani

Big Island UNITY Summit & Expo