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Editorial | Island Voices

U.S. militarization of Okinawa not pono

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    “What amazed me aside from the persistence of Okinawans demanding human rights, democracy and mutual respect for decades, are the indifferent justifications by Japan and the U.S. — from political representatives to entire communities,” writes Pete Shimazaki Doktor, co-founder of HOA (Hawaii Okinawa Alliance).

We cannot change the past — but we do have kuleana for what continues in the present, so that such injustices do not perpetuate toleration into the future. Read more

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