Next community forum is March 25 at ‘Ōlelo’s Māpunapuna location

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Here are the details for the next Sovereignty Conversation Community Forum:

The Colonization of Hawaii 1897-2014 and Decolonization Efforts Worldwide Today

Tuesday, March 25, 7:00pm-8:30pm
Olelo Community Media studio

1122 Mapunapuna St. (see map »)

  • Attorney Dexter Kaiama will point out illegalities at every step of Hawai’i’s path to becoming part of America.
  • Williamson Chang, professor at UH Law School, will discuss the strong Hawaiian resistance at each of these stages.
  • Attorney Poka Laenui, Fred Cachola (longtime extension education chief at Kamehameha Schools), and Dante Carpenter (Democrat Party chair and former Big Island Mayor), will discuss the Colonization of Hawai’i.
  • Professor Manu Kaiama will show the large number of countries that have been decolonized worldwide in the last twenty-five years.
  • OHA Trustee Peter Apo will then talk about OHA’s commitment of support. He will also sing “Hawai‘i Loa Kū Like Kākou.”
  • Dr. Kioni Dudley will facilitate the forum.

Also on ‘Ōlelo Channel 53 (live).

Comments (3)

  1. Dawn K. Wasson

    I would like to participate in the discussion from the Kuleana and Konohiki point of view in an open forum. Please call me at 692-6901 to arrange a time for the discussion.

    Kupuna Dawn K. Wasson

  2. Robert Fletcher

    Kia kaha kanaka maoli from Aotearoa with love

  3. robert fletcher

    Kia ora whaea Dawn its Ropata here.


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