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Department of Defense seeks to better manage Kanaka Maoli

November 26, 2008  

Source: http://honoluluweekly.com/feature/2008/11/the-kanaka-protocols/ The kanaka protocols OHA and the Defense department are finding ways to work together. Not everyone approves. Adrienne LaFrance Nov... 

Breaking the Spell

November 25, 2008  

Katy Rose, a fantastic organizer from Kaua’i posted a great article on her blog “Breaking the Spell” about a recent visit to O’ahu where she came out to support the Kahana valley... 

Government pays family $800,000 over Tripler suicide

November 25, 2008  

November 5, 2008 Government pays family $800,000 over Tripler suicide Advertiser Staff The federal government has paid $800,000 to settle a lawsuit brought by the family of a suicidal Air Force veteran... 

One in seven female soldiers sexually harassed or assaulted

November 25, 2008  

http://www.latimes.com/news/science/la-sci-harass28-2008oct28,0,7238888.story Sexual abuse rates of deployed female soldiers detailed in study One in seven asked by the VA said they had been harassed or... 

Kaneohe Marine arrested for burglary, auto theft

November 25, 2008  

Posted at 11:27 p.m., Tuesday, October 21, 2008 Kaneohe Marine accused of burglary, auto theft Advertiser Staff A 19-year-old Marine based at Kane’ohe was charged yesterday with multiple offenses... 

100 attend hearing on Army’s Makua use

November 25, 2008  

100 attend hearing on Army’s Makua use By Leila Fujimori POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Oct 07, 2008 Thirteen-year-old Kauhi Maunakea-Forth says the Army’s live-fire training is “kind of like... 

McCain Picks Tailhook Sexual Harassment Scandal Vet To Oversee Transition

November 25, 2008  

John Lehman, owner and president of Hawaii Superferry, neocon affiliate of the Project for the New American Century, participated in Tailhook sex assault scandal while Sec. of Navy under Reagan. >><< http://www.motherjones.com/mojoblog/archives/2008/10/10403_mccain_lehman_transition_tailhook.html McCain... 

Militarization of UH: New Homeland Security Center

November 25, 2008  

Interesting note: The press release mentions Jay Cohen, Under Secretary for Science and Technology, Dept of Homeland Security, as a key official behind this CIMES. He’s a retired admiral who headed... 

The Murder of Military Women Continues

November 25, 2008  

This is an important article by Hawai’i's own Ann Wright.  The violence against women in the military and in military households is epidemic and shocking in its brutality.  Are military and public... 

Military seeks input on Hawaiian matters

November 25, 2008  

November 16, 2008 Military seeks input on Hawaiian matters Meetings set for draft consultation plan on 4 islands this week Advertiser Staff Meetings are scheduled to begin this week across the state to... 

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