Mar
07

My reflections as Dr Kekuni Blaisdell transcends

I was often by Kekuni’s side at meetings at the State Capitol during 2008 and 2009, especially with regard to the controversial 50th Anniversary of Statehood Commission where he denounced the celebration due to the US Occupation of Hawai`i.

Nov
28

Timely Conniving – Public Holidays, Public Statues and the US Hawaiian Occupation

Independence Day is probably the most important of public holidays in the Hawaiian Kingdom calendar since 1843 when King Kamehameha III proclaimed it. But since the USA invasion and occupation the day has been suppressed. The imposed USA Thanksgiving Day holiday overshadows it.

Aug
24

DeOccupy Honolulu vs City and County of Honolulu – my list of demands re sidewalk Free Speech, Hawaiian Independence and Homelessness

MY list of suggested DEMANDS TO CITY and COUNTY OF HONOLULU from DEOCCUPY, re Federal Court case – DeOccupy Honolulu vs City and County of Honolulu. Sidewalk, Public Forum (Free Speech), Homelessness, Harassment, Human Rights and City Search and Seizure of Property on Honolulu/Oahu sidewalks in Hawai`i.

Dec
10

Palace Mockery

But this measure of respect for the Monarch, native Hawaiians and the sacred site of the palace were overturned this week by freshmen Abercrombie and Schatz who were “honoured” at the State of Hawaii Inauguation at `Iolani Palace. The issue implicates the state’s department of Hawaiian affairs “Office of Hawaiian Affairs”.

Dec
03

Déjà vu at `Iolani Palace, Honolulu

The swearing in of Neil Abercrombie will go ahead on Monday Dec 6, 2010 at noon at `Iolani Palace, Honolulu despite protest-”decorations and invitation are set”. This is the opening blunder, Day One, of the incoming Administration of the State of Hawaii and continued US occupation. Protest will happen.

Dec
03

‘Iolani Palace, ceremonial history

The white rebels convinced of their self righteousness in taking `Iolani Palace were driven in part by what they saw as gross financial waste associated with the use of the palace for the Kingdom of Hawaii’s grand ceremonies such as the coronation of King Kalakaua in 1883.

Nov
28

Romanus Pontifex to Globalization

Romanus Pontifex refers to the Papal Bulls issued for immediate benefit to King Alfonso V of Portugal in 1455 which declared war against all non-Christians throughout the world. 2010 represents the 555th anniversary. Non-European indigenous peoples, including Australian Aboriginals have asked for reconciliation but the Vatican cannot bring itself to dismantle the legal documents to this day. Cover graphics by Michael Daly, please distribute.