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Hawaii: A Voice For Sovereignty

Saturday, October 19, 2013 By Staff, Making Contact National Radio Project | Report
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Some call it "Paradise", but Hawaii isn't just a tourist getaway. Look beyond the resorts, and you'll find a history of opposition to US occupation. From sacred sites, to indigenous language, Hawaiians are fighting hard to protect their traditions, and their future. On this edition we hear excerpts from the 2012 film by Catherine Bauknight "Hawaii: A Voice for Sovereignty," which explores the history of Hawaii – from the beginning of the US occupation up to statehood and the present day.

This piece was reprinted by Truthout with permission or license. It may not be reproduced in any form without permission or license from the source.
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Hawaii: A Voice For Sovereignty

Saturday, October 19, 2013 By Staff, Making Contact National Radio Project | Report
  • font size decrease font size decrease font size increase font size increase font size
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Some call it "Paradise", but Hawaii isn't just a tourist getaway. Look beyond the resorts, and you'll find a history of opposition to US occupation. From sacred sites, to indigenous language, Hawaiians are fighting hard to protect their traditions, and their future. On this edition we hear excerpts from the 2012 film by Catherine Bauknight "Hawaii: A Voice for Sovereignty," which explores the history of Hawaii – from the beginning of the US occupation up to statehood and the present day.

This piece was reprinted by Truthout with permission or license. It may not be reproduced in any form without permission or license from the source.