This blog is about Hawaii's status as an independent country under prolonged illegal occupation by the United States, and the history, culture, law & politics of the islands.

By Scott Crawford, Hana, Maui

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Hawaii a Voice for Sovereignty film showing and panel   

Screening of the film “Hawaii A Voice For Sovereignty”

Sponsored by THE PROJECT OF THE PAIFIC PEACE FORUM

Hosted by Kahu, Prof. Kaleo Patterson.

Location: The Cathedral of St. Andrew

229 Queen Emma Square, Honolulu, HI 96813

(808) 524-2822

Friday, Nov. 21

Reception at 5:00 PM

Screening at 6:00 PM

Panel Discussion: 7:30-9:00 PM – with Leon Siu, Williamson Chang, and Kuhio Vogeler

HAVFS MEDIA ADVISORY

Lā Kūʻokoʻa celebration in NYC

La-Kuokoa-NYC-2014

Lā Kūʻokoʻa celebration in Waimanalo

Celebrate Lā Kūʻokoʻa – Kauaʻi & Niʻihau – Moku Convoy

Lā Kūʻokoʻa on Oʻahu

Ka Lā Kū‘oko‘a – Hawaiian Independence Day celebration/talk

Hawai’i and Native Hawaiians – What You May Not Know

This is a great synopsis of Hawaiian history, important facts that everyone who lives in or visits Hawaii should know:

Hawai’i and Native Hawaiians – What You May Not Know

A March in Celebration of Lā Kūʻokoʻa, Hawaiian Independence Day

Committee of Hawaiian Nationals talk story on a Free Hawaii

Talk Story Flyer Na Mea 3

Prof. Boyle at OHA Hawaiian Governance Symposium on Independence (video and transcript)

RESTORE THE KINGDOM OF HAWAII!

Professor Francis A. Boyle

Office of Hawaiian Affairs

Hawaiian Governance Symposium on Independence

Honolulu • Nov. 1, 2014

(edited transcript)

© Copyright 2014 by Francis A. Boyle.  All rights reserved.

Thank you and Aloha.  I am very happy to be here today speaking with you.  And I have one simple message that I want all the Kanaka Maoli to understand: There is a Convention coming up and I am asking all 135 thousand Kanaka Maoli on the list to go to this Convention and vote to restore the Kingdom of Hawaii.  It’s so simple I want to repeat it: All 135,000 of you go to the Convention and vote to restore the Kingdom of Hawaii that was illegally stolen from you by the United States government in 1893.  It’s that simple.

You are the Kanaka Maoli.  You are a people with the right of self-determination under international law and you are the only people in Hawaii with this right of self-determination.  No one else has it, only you, the Kanaka Maoli.  And as a group of 135,000 people, you must go to this Convention and exercise your right of self-determination, to restore the Kingdom of Hawaii.  This is your right of self-determination, go out and do it.  This is what self-determination is all about.  No one is going to give you your Kingdom.  You must do it yourself.

Continue reading Prof. Boyle at OHA Hawaiian Governance Symposium on Independence (video and transcript)