LOVE TRUMPS HATE WORKING GROUP @ the Department of American Studies, University of Hawai‛i at Mānoa. Resources for Solidarity.

Practicing Dialogue

A sample lesson plan on practicing dialogue between two people with opposing opinions. dialogue-assignment


POLITICAL SCIENCE COLLOQUIUM Election post-mortem: What happened?

POLITICAL SCIENCE COLLOQUIUM: Election post-mortem: What happened?? Friday, November 18, 2016 2:30 – 4:00 pm Saunders 624, Harry Friedman Room   Neal Milner and Colin Moore Political Science Please join the Political Science Department for a discussion of the 2016... Continue Reading →

Conversation with Manu Meyer

PRACTICING MANA MOANA IN A SEA OF CHANGE Dr. Manulani Aluli Meyer Wednesday, November 16, 2016 Moore Hall Room 323 6:00-7:30 pm Please join us in an intimate thoughtful conversation about the role of Mana Moana and as we face... Continue Reading →

Message from UH President Lassner

Nov 15, 2016 To our UH System ohana: Many within our statewide UH community are concerned and disturbed after last week's national election and uncertain over the directions our nation may take. It is at times like these that we... Continue Reading →

Message from the ASA President, Robert Warrior to ASA members

November 15, 2016 Denver, Colorado Dear American Studies Association members and registrants for the upcoming annual meeting: I am writing on behalf of the ASA’s Executive Committee with a message about the meeting and also with some updates from the... Continue Reading →

Sanctuary Campus Petitions

Some colleges are demanding that their colleges stand against discrimination, intimidation, and hate speech, and that they move from words to action by designating their campuses as sanctuaries: Petition: Make Scripps a Sanctuary Center Make Oberlin a Sanctuary Campus Yale... Continue Reading →

How to get involved:

Mauna Kea: Sacred Mauna Kea Protect Mauna Kea facebook page Standing Rock: These organizations support the historic gathering of tribes, allies, and people from all walks of life standing in solidarity to halt the Dakota Access Pipeline. Visit these sites to... Continue Reading →

What we can/could do as academics/activists:

what we can/could do as academics/activists: ask that your university, department, program, etc. issue a strong statement against racism, sexism, homophobia, Islamophobia, anti-immigration, etc. Of course, this is how we already feel, but it needs to be stated publicly and... Continue Reading →

Political Feelings and Trump

Jack Halberstam on visionary utopian resistance against what will be a snow blown "whitelash" political winter. "Winter in America." Now that democracy is once more “ragtime on the corner,” now that peace is out of reach, now that white men have... Continue Reading →

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