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AiKea – Movement of the People

(Community Alliance on Prisons) –  Nice piece by Disappeared News’ Larry Geller on this people’s movement. CAP has been part of AIKEA since its inception. We believe that the only real change will come from the bottom up.

Unions, community, Aikea and Hawaii

(Disappeared News) – While I worked for GE, the union members bargained for and won benefit improvements that were extended to all employees, including me. In the company town of Schenectady, what GE unions achieved benefitted workers of other companies as well—they effectively raised the standards.

Five campus clubs you didn’t know about

(University of Hawai’i, Manoa – Ka Leo) – By Kenory Khuy. Want to become more active in Hawai‘i politics and island community? Join Aikea UH to meet likeminded students who embrace diversity and equality and share the same passion for social justice.

“Eat the Street” Food Truck Rally in Hawaii

(Organizing Beyond Barriers) Honolulu, HI – The OBB team hit the streets of Kaka’ako during the “Eat the Street” food truck rally with their guerilla theater skit, entitled “Trouble in Paradise”. The skit received rave reviews and encountered run-ins with the event staff and local police.

The Power To The People Has Begun

(Health Talk) – By Hesh Goldstein. When we talk about “power to the people”, the thought of a revolution comes to mind. When we think of a revolution we think of the masses in the streets carrying weapons of all sorts going up against corrupt government officials and agencies. It makes for a good movie […]

Teachers fight back, Aikea Hawaii shows support for teachers at HSTA Rally

(The Trojan Times) – By Kiana Caranto. In an attempt to get teachers an improved contract and give them better conditions in and out of the classroom, students and teachers part of an organization called Aikea Hawaii spoke out at the Hawaii State Teachers Association (HSTA) Rally held at the State Capitol on March 14.