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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Hawaii Blogs

King Kalakaua’s Contributions to the Unification of Oceania

Lā Kū’oko’a – Hawaiian Independence Day 2018

Ahupua’a is our Culture – A National Plan for Economic Independence

Living De-occupied Under Occupation

Birth of an American Armed Force

La Ho’iho’i Ea 2018

Theft of a Nation Reenactment July 4 at ‘Iolani Palace

Lā Ho’iho’i Ea – Hamakua

Hawaii’s quest for a new type of independence

Boston Globe, July 23, 2018 has an opinion piece by Steven Kinzer, author of Overthrow: America’s Century of Regime Change from Hawaii to Iraq, arguing that Hawaii’s unique history, geography and culture qualify it for “some form of special status” in relation to the United States.

La Ho’iho’i Ea – Sovereignty Restoration Day 2018


Lā Hoʻihoʻi Ea 2018, cominʻ in hot! This year the LHE Honolulu ʻohana is so proud to be honoring two kūpuna aloha ʻāina, two wāhine koa: Aunty Moanikeala Akaka and Aunty Nani Rogers.

Moanikeʻala Akaka (1944 – 2017) traced what she called the “beginning of the Hawaiian Movement for justice” back to the […]