New Connections! Micronesian Connections featuring Father Francis X. Hezel available online
Please check out Episode 14 of Micronesian Connections, featuring Father Francis X. Hezel, teacher, historian, author, Jesuit priest, and long-time resident of Chuuk, now available online thanks to ‘Ōlelo Community Media.
Al Jazeera spotlight
Please check out this latest article by Al Jazeera detailing the issues facing U.S. residents present under the Compacts of Free Association, as well as the history of the U.S. relationship with the Freely Associated States. Mahalo nui to author Jon Letman for his great coverage of our issues and for giving a voice to many of our concerned community members here in Hawai'i nei.
Hana Hou hana hou!
Check out this latest article from Hana Hou magazine on Land of Eb star Jonithen Jackson, whose film portrayal of life as a Marshallese on Hawai'i Island has been receiving international recognition in a number of film festivals. Mahalo to Hana Hou, the in-flight magazine of Hawaiian Airlines, for spotlighting the ingenuity and passion of one of Hawai'i's own.
Stay tuned for upcoming blog posts including developments in the U.S. House of Representatives and for a rare opportunity to meet Giff Johnson, long-time resident of the Marshall Islands, editor of the Marshall Islands Journal, and biographer of outspoken Marshallese activist Darlene Keju!