Archive for August 12th, 2011

Hawaii Island Police Don’t Need No Stinkin’ Press Pass

The “alleged” beating of Damon Tucker “allegedly” by a Hawai`i Island Police (HIPD) officer– the quotation marks because neither of those two “facts” seem to be in much dispute now– began to seep into the mainstream corporate media this week with two articles taking two decidedly different views of the incident. The headlines alone presaged the coverage with Hawai`i...
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Papa Mu Art Gallery Features Native Hawaiian Artist Terri Lei Napeahi

Papa Mu Art Gallery Features Native Hawaiian Artist Terri Lei Napeahi

Positive role model and cultural wayfinder Terri Lei Napeahi (born 1961) has her year-old Papa Mu Art Gallery comprised of treasures by nearly 60 Native Hawaiian creators astride Hilo’s Prince Kuhio Plaza Center Court. Distinctly, Terri has no funding from OHA or Alu Like, but instead is self-made and self-determined as our audaciously remarkable solitary...
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