FREE SCHOOL : TERRA BURNS / SEX WORK ACTIVISM
Nov
15
1:00 PM13:00

FREE SCHOOL : TERRA BURNS / SEX WORK ACTIVISM

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Free School (hosted by Harm Reductionists + Sex Worker Rights Advocates)

Terra Burns

WHAT : Burns will discuss her activities in Alaska, and how elected officials have responded to mitigate the many harms done to sex workers by their previous statutes and rules. 

WHEN : Thurs Nov 15, 1pm-3pm

WHERE : 916 Coolidge Street

RSVP : UHIP@hawaii.edu

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FREE SCREENING : THE PRICE OF FREE
Nov
14
5:30 PM17:30

FREE SCREENING : THE PRICE OF FREE

Film Screening "The Price of Free"

(Global Day of Action hosted by the College of Social Sciences)

WHEN : Wednesday, November 14, 5:30 PM - 7:30 pm

WHERE : UHManoa Crawford Hall, room 115

RSVP : UHIP@hawaii.edu

The 100 Million Campaign is a call to action for a world where all children are free, safe, and educated. It was founded by child rights activist and 2014 Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi, who has worked to uplift the world’s most marginalized young people. The goal is to support and empower a generation of young leaders capable of changing the world one community at a time. The film tells the story of how Kailash Satyarthi rescued over 86,000 children from forced labor and slavery in India, and mobilized millions across the world to demand the right to freedom and education.

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RED ALERT : CONSTITUTIONAL CRISIS
Nov
8
4:00 PM16:00

RED ALERT : CONSTITUTIONAL CRISIS

RAPID RESPONSE !!!!

Trump has forced Session to resign and has installed a crony to oversee the special counsel's Trump-Russia investigation!! 

PROTESTS CALLED FOR THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 8!!

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WHEN : Thursday, November 8 at 4pm
WHERE :  Federal Building (ewa corner where Ala Moana Blvd meets Halekauwila St)

Donald Trump has force Session to resign and installed a crony to oversee the special counsel's Trump-Russia investigation, crossing a red line set to protect the investigation. By replacing Rod Rosenstein with just-named Acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker as special counsel Robert Mueller's boss on the investigation, Trump has undercut the independence of the investigation. Whitaker has publicly outlined strategies to stifle the investigation and cannot be allowed to remain in charge of it. The Nobody Is Above the Law network demands that Whitaker immediately commit not to assume supervision of the investigation. Our hundreds of response events are being launched to demonstrate the public demand for action to correct this injustice.

“note: time is purposefully different from continental US actions due to time difference in Hawai‘i time”

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For updates as things occur, go to 
MoveOn page
- Hawai‘i J20's twitter account at @hawaii_j20 from your computer, or via the twitter app on your smart phones and tablets.

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General Elections
Nov
6
7:00 AM07:00

General Elections

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General Elections! 
7am to 6pm

FIND YOUR POLLING PLACE

SAME-DAY VOTER REGISTRATION:
To register on Election Day, you must provide 1 of the following:

  • Hawaiʻi Driver License;

  • Hawaiʻi State ID;

  • Military ID;

  • Passport


And, 1 of the following for proof of residency:

  • Current utility bill

  • Bank statement

  • Government check

  • Paycheck, or

  • A government issued document showing name and address.


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Council of Native Hawaiian Advancement partners with Lyft to offer

FREE Rides to the Polls!

For a LYFT to the polls, use code: VOTEHI
For a LYFT home, use code: CNHALYFT (Credit up to $10)

Only valid in Hawai‘i on November 6, 2018

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FREE SCHOOL : RBG and Other Notorious Women
Oct
26
5:00 PM17:00

FREE SCHOOL : RBG and Other Notorious Women

RBG and Other Notorious Women: Panel Discussion and Screening

WHEN : October 26, 5:00pm - 7:30pm
WHERE : Mānoa Campus, William S. Richardson School of Law, Classroom 2

A panel featuring four of Hawai‘i's outstanding jurists and lawmakers will discuss Justice Ginsburg and her influence, also with a screening of the hit documentary, "RBG."

Panelists include: 
Della Au Belatti '03, Majority Leader Hawai‘i House of Representatives 
Colleen Hanabusa '77, Congresswoman 
Leslie E. Kobayashi, United States District Court Judge 
Sabrina S. McKenna '82, Hawai‘i Supreme Court Associate Justice


Event Sponsor
William S. Richardson School of Law, Mānoa Campus

More Information
(808) 956-8478, lawevent@hawaii.edu

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RALLY TO SUPPORT JULIANA V. UNITED STATES
Oct
26
4:30 PM16:30

RALLY TO SUPPORT JULIANA V. UNITED STATES

RALLY TO SUPPORT JULIANA V. UNITED STATES

350 Hawai‘i is hosting a solidarity action to stand in support of the Youths who are taking the Federal Government to court over its active role in pushing the world to climate chaos. Our Honolulu action will coincide with the beginning of what has be dubbed the #TrialoftheCentury.

WHEN : October 26, 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

WHERE : Prince Kuhio Federal Building (meet on the corner of Ala Moana and Punchbowl in front of the 300 Ala Moana sign)

Details + RSVP https://actionnetwork.org/events/rally-for-the-trial-of-the-century

BACKGROUND

The #TrialoftheCentury starts on October 29! The 21 Juliana v. US youth plaintiffs are taking the federal government to court for violating their constitutional rights by knowingly contributing to climate change. The science-based National Climate Recovery Plan the plaintiffs seek would end the reign of fossil fuels and lead to swift decarbonization. This lawsuit could change everything. There will be rallies at federal courthouses across the country. Join us in Honolulu on October 26 when we stand with these brave young people as they take the federal government to court! Learn more about the #TrialoftheCentury at https://www.youthvgov.org/

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ADDRESSING SEXUAL HARASSMENT IN THE ACADEMY AND BEYOND
Oct
16
5:00 PM17:00

ADDRESSING SEXUAL HARASSMENT IN THE ACADEMY AND BEYOND

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Better Tomorrow Speaker Series
#METOOU 
ADDRESSING SEXUAL HARASSMENT IN THE ACADEMY AND BEYOND

with Karen Kelsky, UH Mānoa
 MA 1992 & PhD 1996 author of "The Professor is In" and creator of the "Sexual Harassment in the Academy Survey"

WHEN : Tuesday, October 16, 5 - 6:30 p.m.
WHERE : UH Mānoa - School of Architecture, Room 205 - Auditorium

Dr. Kelsky, a columnist for the Chronicle of Higher Education and author of The Professor Is In: The Essential Guide to Turning Your Ph.D. Into a Job(Random House, 2015), is most known for her work on graduate education, but she has become a prominent figure in the #MeToo movement. In 2017, she set up a public online survey on sexual harassment in institutions of higher learning. The response was overwhelming, the findings deeply troubling. Since then, Kelsky has been traveling the country, speaking out on issues of sexual assault in the academy, with a focus on empowering victims and training people in leadership.

Questions? btss@hawaii.edu
Parking is available on the UH Mānoa campus for $6 after 4 p.m. For more information on parking, please click here.

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Sponsored by: Better Tomorrow Speaker Series, Hawai‘i State Commission on the Status of Women, the Myron B. Thompson School of Social Work, Office of Institutional Equity, UH Alumni Relations, UH West O‘ahu, UHM Anthropology, UHM American Studies, UHM Campus Climate Committee, UHM College of Social Sciences, UHM Women's Studies, and the William S. Richardson School of Law.




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#RAPEPUBLICANS / SHOW YOUR SUPPORT CHRISTINE BLASEY FORD
Sep
27
4:30 PM16:30

#RAPEPUBLICANS / SHOW YOUR SUPPORT CHRISTINE BLASEY FORD

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#RAPEPUBLICANS !!!

Hawai‘i J20+ is disgusted and outraged about the GOP’s unfair treatment of Christine Blasey Ford. We are calling for a protest because we anticipate more of the same at this Thursday's Senate Judiciary Committee testimonies. 

WHEN : Thursday, Oct 27 from 430-530

WHERE : Federal Building (ewa corner where Ala Moana Blvd meets Halekauwila St)


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FESTIVAL OF RESISTANCE
Sep
19
10:00 AM10:00

FESTIVAL OF RESISTANCE

hosted by Refuse Fascism Hawai‘i /World Can't Wait

WHEN : Wednesday, September 19, 10am-2pm
WHERE : UH-Manoa Campus Center Courtyard
WHAT : Information tables from dozens of grassroots community organizations; games and interactive displays; poetry and music - all to build a vibrant (and fun) movement of resistance that refuses to accept a fascist America.  

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FREE SCHOOL : What Did You Say And Where Did You Say It?
Sep
17
5:00 PM17:00

FREE SCHOOL : What Did You Say And Where Did You Say It?

What Did You Say And Where Did You Say It?: Freedom of Expression At A Public University

WHEN : Monday, September 17, 5 – 7 PM (Registration at 4:45 PM)

WHERE : Law School, Classroom 2

The Spark M. Matsunaga Institute for Peace and Conflict Resolution, the Public Policy Center, and the William S. Richardson School of Law will celebrate the International Day of Peace and Constitution Day with a discussion about free speech on campus.

Moderator: Avi Soifer, Dean William S. Richardson School of Law

Speakers:

Chuck Lawrence, Professor William S. Richardson School of Law

Joshua Wisch, Executive Director American Civil Liberties Union of Hawai’i

Closing: Carole Petersen, Professor Matsunaga Institute for Peace and William S. Richardson School of Law

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ResistTrumpTuesday
Sep
11
11:45 AM11:45

ResistTrumpTuesday

Visit Hawai‘i Senators and Representatives offices every Tuesday to express your views on the most urgent matters. 

WHAT, WHERE + WHEN

Option 1 : Visit the offices of Senator Schatz, Senator Hirono, and Rep. Gabbard Federal Building at 300 Ala Moana (gather at 11:45am at Ala Moana/Makai side entrance)

Option 2 : Visit Rep Hanabusa's office on Fort Street at noon (1132 Bishop Street, Suite 1910)

NOTE : Bring a photo ID

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