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Conference Call – White House Internships and Fellowships

An open invitation from the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders and the White House Office of Public Engagement invite you to a nationwide conference call on federal internship and fellowship opportunities for young Americans on Tuesday, … Continue reading

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Serious Stuff: Sovereignty of Hawaii’s indigenous people

A recent article by J. Kehaulani Kauanui brings an alternative view to the Akaka Bill, which talks about some troubling consequences the Akaka Bill might have for citizens of the nation of Hawaiʻi. (Which BTW arenʻt necessarily all Native Hawaiians) … Continue reading

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Mauna Kea Development: 8 Acres? 18 Stories? A’ole!

Take Action! Join your voice with hundreds around Hawai’i! Tell the Land Board Members to reject this permit application, and take true, strong steps to protect the future of Mauna Kea. What’s going on: The TMT Corporation and the University of Hawai’i Board of Regents are proposing to build a new massive, 18-story telescope, 21,000 square foot office building, road, and parking lot on conservation lands and “ceded” crown lands on Mauna Kea’s summit, called the Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT). Continue reading

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