Strength in language: Hawaiian usage gains momentum
By Vicki Viotti email@example.com
March 11, 2018
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Supporters lined King Street at Aliiolani Hale on Jan. 26 in support of the Hawaiian language, in response to a Maui judge’s ruling against an activist defendant for speaking Hawaiian-only in court. The Oahu rally coincided with one on Maui at the Old Wailuku Courthouse.
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At Ke Kula Kaiapuni ‘o Anuenue, the kindergarten through 12th-grade Hawaiian immersion school, kindergarten teacher Kawehi Mielke worked with Ikua Vitale last month in their Palolo Valley classroom.