TMT opponents seek Japanese support as hiatus for telescope continues
By Mindy Pennybacker email@example.com
March 3, 2020
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Opponents of the Thirty Meter Telescope project took a break from their Big Island vigil on Mauna Kea to travel to Oahu for an outreach mission.
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Telescope opponents calling themselves kiai delivered a statement to the Consulate-General of Japan in Honolulu explaining their position and ongoing commitment to the protection of Mauna Kea. Makaio Villanueva held a sign on Nuuanu Avenue, fronting the Japanese Consulate, to garner support for their cause.