Protest group blocks highway with help from Honolulu police
By Gordon Y.K. Pang
Nov. 14, 2011
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KAT WARD photos by Kat Wade/ Special to the Star-Advertiser
Members and supporters of the Hawaiian Independence Action Alliance stopped traffic for five minutes Sunday on Farrington Highway at the entrance to Honokai Hale. Honolulu police stood guard as they made their statement against the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit.
KAT WARD Kilinahe Keliinoi, 13, blew a conch shell during the demonstration, which took place as President Barack Obama and other APEC leaders gathered at the Ko Olina resort for a final day of meetings.