A Nation Rising: Hawaiian Movements for Life, Land, and by Noelani Goodyear-Ka′opua (ed.), Ikaika Hussey (ed.), Erin

By Noelani Goodyear-Ka′opua (ed.), Ikaika Hussey (ed.), Erin Kahunawaika′ala Wright (ed.)

A kingdom Rising chronicles the political struggles and grassroots tasks jointly referred to as the Hawaiian sovereignty circulate. students, neighborhood organizers, newshounds, and filmmakers give a contribution essays that discover local Hawaiian resistance and resurgence from the Seventies to the early 2010s. images and vignettes approximately specific activists additional deliver Hawaiian social events to lifestyles. The tales and analyses of efforts to guard land and usual assets, withstand group dispossession, and enhance claims for sovereignty and self-determination exhibit the various ambitions and methods, in addition to the inevitable tensions, of the broad-tent sovereignty stream. the gathering explores the Hawaiian political ethic of ea, which either comprises and exceeds dominant notions of state-based sovereignty. A kingdom Rising increases matters that resonate a ways past the Hawaiian archipelago, matters corresponding to Indigenous cultural revitalization, environmental justice, and demilitarization.

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See Kauanui, “Precarious Positions,” 7. 45. Fujikane, “Introduction,” 15. 46. gov/. 47. Initially, when the state had proposed a land swap of the Leiali‘i tract on Maui Island, oha asked that a disclaimer that would preserve any Native Hawaiian claims to this land be included. This request was made on the basis that the tract is part of the Crown lands of the Hawaiian Kingdom and the political and legal questions over the cession of these lands to the United States remains in question. Thus oha and the other parties sought to preserve Native Hawaiian interests in these lands until final determination of the larger issue of sovereignty and the status of the Hawaiian Kingdom’s national lands.

K. Kahalemaile’s speech was printed in Ka Nupepa Kuokoa, August 12, 1871, 2, and is quoted in Basham, “Ka Lāhui Hawaiʻi,” 60. 13. Kahalemauna, “Mau Hawaii i ka lanakila,” in Buke Mele Lahui, ed. F. J. Testa (1895), 15; quoted in Basham, “Mele Lāhui,” 161. 14. html (accessed June 10, 2011), and in Morales, Hoʻihoʻi Hou. 15. Morales, Hoʻihoʻi Hou. 16. Morales, Hoʻihoʻi Hou, 55. Introduction 31 Noelani Goodyear-­K aʻōpua 32 17. com/2010/11/the-essence-was-aloha-aina/. In this interview he states that the essence of the whole movement was love for the land, aloha ‘āina.

F. J. Testa (1895), 15; quoted in Basham, “Mele Lāhui,” 161. 14. html (accessed June 10, 2011), and in Morales, Hoʻihoʻi Hou. 15. Morales, Hoʻihoʻi Hou. 16. Morales, Hoʻihoʻi Hou, 55. Introduction 31 Noelani Goodyear-­K aʻōpua 32 17. com/2010/11/the-essence-was-aloha-aina/. In this interview he states that the essence of the whole movement was love for the land, aloha ‘āina. 18. Cooper and Daws, Land and Power in Hawaii. 19. ” 20. Trask, “Birth of the Modern Hawaiian Movement,” 126–127. 21. Niheu, “Huli,” 49.

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