Posts Tagged: Movements and Resistance
Watch! Mauna Kea – Temple Under Siege
Army Downsizing Listening Hearing
Here’s the footage from the January 27, 2015 Army Listening Hearing at the Halekoa Hotel:
Videos of Army Downsizing Listening Hearings
Hi all– Click on this link to watch footage from the Army Downsizing Listening Hearings. http://new.livestream.com/accounts/3132312/events/3764047 Thanks to our friend Doug Matsuoka for so diligently archiving our movement!
Moana Nui 2013: Obama’s “Pacific Pivot” Destroys Environment, Democracy, Cultures
Press Release ANNOUNCING: MOANA NUI #2 June 1-2, 2013 Martin Luther King Auditorium, Berkeley (“Moana Nui” is Polynesian for “Vast Ocean”) The peoples of the Pacific need help. It is no longer sufficient to speak merely of working to “protect local cultures” and “traditional economic practices.” Local peoples are being rapidly overrun by the larger hegemonic battles… Read more »
Militarization in the Pacific – Teresia Teaiwa
Church of the Crossroads, United Church of Christ A Just Peace and Open and Affirming Congregation The Watada Lectures 2012 November 8-11 Militarization in the Pacific featuring Dr. Teresia Teaiwa Thurs. Nov. 8, 5:30 – 7:00 pm UH Manoa Kamakakūokalani Center for Hawaiian Studies “Fiji, Women, Soldiers, And Poetry” Sponsors: Center for Pacific Island Studies,… Read more »
Stryker brigade isle bound?
The Hawaii Tribune Herald reports “Stryker brigade isle bound?” (October 25, 2012) that the Army is considering stationing some Stryker combat vehicles on Hawaiʻi island to be closer to training sites at Pōhakuloa: Courtesy photo Army spokespeople are adamant that the idea of Stryker armored vehicles being relocated to the Big Island is just that:… Read more »
Two U.S. sailors arrested in alleged rape of Okinawan woman
The Associated Press reports “2 US sailors arrested in alleged rape of Japanese woman on Okinawa; Japan lodges protest” (October 16, 2012) that two U.S. sailors were arrested in Okinawa for the alleged rape of an Okinawan woman: Police say they have arrested two U.S. sailors in the alleged rape of a Japanese woman in Okinawa… Read more »
Jeju naval base has been designed according to the US navy demands, a National Assembly woman says.
On the No Naval Base on Jeju! Facebook page and her blog, Sung-hee Choi reports an important revelation from a South Korean National Assembly woman, that despite repeated denials by the U.S. and South Korean governments that the Jeju naval base was not driven by U.S. military plans, military documentation shows otherwise: Jeju naval… Read more »
Protest the environmental and cultural destruction on Jeju Island! Vigil at the South Korean Consulate in Honolulu
Protest the environmental and cultural destruction on Jeju Island. No Naval Base! In solidarity with the Gangjeong villagers in the movement to protect their island from a South Korean/U.S. naval base, Hawaiʻi Peace and Justice is calling for a vigil at the South Korean Consulate of Honolulu Thursday, September 6, 2012 5:30 – 6:30 pm… Read more »