Why I’ve Been MIA… Mauna Kea and the Thirty Meter Telescope - lanikai-beach.net

Donations can go to: Mauna Medic Healers Hui: https://www.facebook.com/MaunaMedicHealersHui/ (Look for pinned “How To Donate” Post) KAHEA Aloha Aina Fund: https://org.salsalabs.com/o/2699/donate_page/aloha-aina-support-fund Hawaii Unity & Liberation Institute (HULI): https://actionnetwork.org/fundraising/huli Livestreams regarding Mauna Kea: Kako’o Haliakala: https://www.facebook.com/kakoohaleakala PLEASE CONTACT, with care and respect: Hawaii Governor, David Ige: Contact the Governor @GovHawaii Tweets by GovHawaii And Mayor Harry […]

Nicole Scherzinger supports the Thirty Meter Telescope opponents! - lanikai-beach.net

American singer Nicole Scherzinger made a surprise visit to Mauna Kea in Hawaii to show her support for opponents of the Thirty Meter Telescope. The superstar singer sang Purple Rain by Prince and mentioned herself and Prince were very close and got a little teary telling that he would be very proud. He always told […]

Why Native Hawaiians Protesting Giant Telescope on Mauna Kea Aren’t Going Anywhere | NBC Left Field - lanikai-beach.net

The Hawaii Island’s Mauna Kea mountain, the most sacred site to Native Hawaiians, is also a prized location to the astronomy community as a home to many powerful observatories. This summer, a community of resistance called Pu’uhonua o Pu’uhuluhulu formed on the access road that leads to the summit of Mauna Kea, where Native Hawaiian […]

The Rock visited protesters fighting to keep a telescope off a sacred Hawaiian site l GMA Digital - lanikai-beach.net

“The Rock” Johnson says there is a solution for everything, and the protests to keep a telescope off Mauna Kea, a sacred and dormant Hawaiian volcano, can be solved. #GMA #DwayneJohnson #TheRock

Jason Momoa participates in protest against controversial Hawaii telescope - lanikai-beach.net

Jason Momoa participated Wednesday in the latest protest against the 30-metre telescope being built at Hawaii’s Mauna Kea, the latest celebrity to take part in demonstrations. It’s been over two weeks since activists started gathering at the base of the dormant volcano, preventing equipment from getting to the build site. Many say the site is […]

Hawaii: Will Mauna Kea protests stop the Thirty Meter Telescope? | The Stream - lanikai-beach.net

To some Native Hawaiians, the state’s tallest mountain Mauna Kea represents the realm of the Earth’s creator and the birthplace of the Hawaiian people. But pro-business groups interested in boosting Hawaii’s tech industry want the summit to house what would be the largest telescope in the Northern Hemisphere. Native Hawaiian activists are currently blocking the […]

“If Not Now, When Will We Stand?” Native Hawaiians Fight Construction of Telescope on Mauna Kea - lanikai-beach.net

A historic indigenous resistance is unfolding on the Big Island of Hawaii, where thousands have descended on Mauna Kea, a sacred Native site, to defend it from the construction of a $1.4 billion telescope. Scientists say the Thirty Meter Telescope will help them peer into the deepest corners of space, but indigenous resisters say the […]

Native Hawaiians block construction of telescope on Mauna Kea - lanikai-beach.net

Native Hawaiians call this dormant volcano Mauna Kea, and many consider it sacred. Only high-ranking chiefs and priests are allowed to climb it. Now, Native Hawaiian protesters are blocking the construction of a billion-dollar telescope, on this sacred land. But, the state’s governor has signed an emergency proclamation granting police the power to clear the […]