Category Archives: Blog

Nā Pua Hoʻāla i ka Pono, Vol. 1

Hawaiʻi Peace and Justiceʻs newsletter Na Pua Hoala i Ka Pono can be downloaded HERE. Hereʻs an excerpt from the newsletter: Moana Nui by Terri Kekoʻolani and Ikaika Hussey Dr. Kekuni Blaisdell at the Moana Nui conference. While hundreds of chief executives of companies and countries came together at the annual APEC conference in Waikiki […]

Hawaiʻi Premier of “Jam Docu Gangjeong” documentary and Action Alert for Jeju island struggle

Aloha HPJ and Friends, Hawai’i Peace and Justice in collaboration with Hawai‘i Women in Filmmaking and DMZ Hawai’i / Aloha ‘Aina invite you to come see Documentary Film Shorts “Jam Docu Gangjeong” premiering for the first time in Hawai‘i will be shown at The ARTS at Marks Garage on March 17, 2012 6:30-8 PM in […]

Pride At Work Hawai‘i announces CELEBRATING BAYARD RUSTIN

HPJ encourages all our members and supporters to attend this special event honoring a great civil rights and labor leader Bayard Rustin: Pride At Work Hawai‘i announces CELEBRATING BAYARD RUSTIN to honor the centenary of an extraordinary activist, organizer, and leader. Friday, March 16 6:00-8:30PM UPW Union Hall (1426 N. School St.) FREE (donations appreciated) […]


A VISIT WITH ELIZABETH FRY Saturday, February 11, 2012, 5–8 p.m. Honolulu Friends Meetinghouse 2426 O’ahu Ave., Honolulu (808) 988-2714 The public is welcome! Elizabeth Fry: 1780- 1845 A courageous Quaker prison reformer and influential early female activist, her portrait is on the reverse of the modern British 5-pound note. Brought to life by […]

Prominent Peace Leaders Visit Hawai‘i: Events Planned on O‘ahu and Kaua‘i

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                 January 26, 2012  Contact:     Kyle Kajihiro, 808-988-6266,   Prominent Peace Leaders Visit Hawai‘i Events Planned on O‘ahu and Kaua‘i   An international panel of activists and scholars from the Global Network Against Weapons and Nuclear Power in Space  will travel to O’ahu […]

ALONG THE AXIS OF PEACE: Global Resistance to U.S. Military Bases and Space-based Weapons

DOWNLOAD PDF OF POSTER ALONG THE AXIS OF PEACE: Global Resistance to U.S. Military Bases and Space-based Weapons February 18, 2012 7:00 – 9:00 pm Art Auditorium UH Manoa FREE From Vandenberg, California to Kwajalein Atoll, Kaua’i to Jeju, South Korea, Okinawa to the UK, the U.S. global network of military bases and space-based weapons […]

Parade honors Martin Luther King Jr.

Hawaiʻi Peace and Justice participated with the Honolulu Friends Meeting in the Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade and Festival. In addition, a number of groups joined together to put forth a message of “We are the Many” to show that Dr. King would have stood with the various movements struggling for peace and justice. Hawaii […]

Season’s Greetings from Hawai’i Peace and Justice

“To hope is dangerous, and yet it is the opposite of fear, for to live is to risk. […] I say all this to you because hope is not like a lottery ticket you can sit on the sofa and clutch, feeling lucky. I say this because hope is an ax you break down doors […]

Streaming video of “Blue Pacific Continent” forum

‘Blue Pacific Continent: Militarized Experiences in Hawai’i, the Marshall Islands and Guahan’, the recent forum held in Guahan/Guam November 30, 2011 featured Ken Kuper, FITE Club, Victoria-Lola Leon-Guererro, Guahan Coalition for Peace and Justice, Abacca Anjain-Maddison, former Rongelap Senator, Kyle Kajihiro, Hawai’i Peace and Justice and DMZ-Hawai’i / Aloha ‘Aina.  The presentations can be viewed […]