Persistent Resistance to Save the World

As the flames go out at the #NoDAPL camps and the Trump Administration prepares to gut certain environmental protections, find strength in knowing the resistance to a climate-killing economy is taking root in communities across the globe. Collectively, we are the planet’s best defense, and we are not giving up.

The global fight to save our home manifests itself in Hawaiʻi via:

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Call for LTE on Red Hill Water Security

The Navy does not want its underground fuel tanks to follow the same standards as every corner gas station, that’s the message the Navy is sending in an article published today in the Star Advertiser Navy and state oppose Red Hill tank upgrade bill. SB1259 is the kind of reassurance the people of Oʻahu need to know … Read more

First Hawaiian Bank losing another major customer due to Dakota Access Pipeline Investment

First Hawaiian Bank losing another major customer due to Dakota Access Pipeline Investment Democratic Party of Hawaiʻi joins PAʻI Foundation, Sierra Club and many more withdrawing from Hawaiʻi’s oldest bank to stand with Standing Rock Sioux January 30, 2017 (HONOLULU, HAWAIʻI) –  A benchmark number of local organizations and businesses have started the process of … Read more

Trump’s EPA nominee Scott Pruitt is a threat to Hawaii

Honolulu Star-Advertiser |  January 24, 2017  |  Marti Townsend   It may be painful, maybe even repulsive, but it is nonetheless essential that all of Hawaii’s people stay engaged in policymaking at the federal level. The agenda of the incoming administration flies in the face of our values, especially on safeguarding the water we drink, … Read more

It’s time to soar

On Inauguration Day – a little inspiration from Michael Brune: As you know, Donald Trump was just sworn in as President. There’s no other way to say it: This is a frightening, painful moment in history. We have a lot of reasons to be angry, scared, or sad. But, we also have a lot of reasons … Read more