HKG Pilot Project

First Friday : The Unauthorized News : ʻĪlioʻulaokalani Coalition and the Pai ʻOhana (March 1997)

Formation of the ʻĪlioʻulaokalani Coalition, the death of Senate Bill 8, and the goals and foundation of the ʻĪlioʻulaokalani Coalition. Dangers of legislation like Senate Bill 8 to Native Hawaiian traditional and customary rights. Also Ka Lāhui Hawaiʻi's involvement and opposition. The Pai ʻOhana's struggle to practice, gather, and live on their ancestral lands at Honokahauiki and their eviction by the Federal Government and the National Parks Service. Also the arrest and imprisonment of Kihei Soli Niheu. Viewer questions and comments.

Languages: English


  • Public affairs

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