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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A Kanaka Way of Life Is Sovereignty

Join us for the final Lāhui Rising event in our Makahiki series about Ea, sovereignty and self-determination.We continue our series with “Mauli Ea, A Kanaka Way of Life is Sovereignty.”

A special feature of this series includesbreakout groups that will allow audience membersto share their own manaʻo and ʻike, which will berecorded to help […]

Kama’aina Sunday at ‘Iolani Palace – Special Presentation by Dr. Keanu Sai

Theft of a Nation

Dr. Keanu Sai to Present on the Hawaiian Kingdom, United States and International Law on April 8

Dr. Keanu Sai will be covering in his presentation some of the subjects in his latest article “Setting the Record Straight on Hawaiian Indigeneity” that was recently published in volume 3 of the Hawaiian Journal of Law and Politics at the University of Hawai‘i at Manoa. Dr. Sai asked that everyone read the article before his […]

The Law of Occupation

Decolonizing Hawaiian Sovereignty

La Ho’iho’i Ea 2019

Date should be 2019

Whose independence?

Christian Science Monitor examines the question of why some Hawaiians don’t celebrate on July 4.

Dr. Sai talks to the Maui County Council about the ongoing American occupation of the Hawaiian Kingdom

MauiTime Magazine covers the presentation by Dr. David Keanu Sai to the Planning and Sustainable Land Use Committee of the Maui County Council on May 15.

Building a Hawaiian Nation