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Thirty Meter Telescope foes vow to hold steady as construction atop Mauna Kea approaches

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    Kealoha Pisciotta, center, of Mauna Kea Anaina Hou spoke Friday at a news conference held outside the Department of Land and Natural Resources headquarters.

  • DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Cultural practitioner Billy Freitas, right, spoke Friday at a news conference convened by opponents of the planned TMT project atop Mauna Kea.

A group of mostly Native Hawaiians rallied Friday in Honolulu against the planned Thirty Meter Telescope, vowing to exert nonviolent protest to counter what they view as desecration of Hawaii’s tallest mountain. Read more

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