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Pasifika Legal Analysts

Pasifika Legal Analysts

By Pasifika Legal Analysts (Ruby & Leauma)
Original ISLANDER LAW SHOW with legal analysts, Leauma and Ruby.
This conversation is an extension of talks from Pasifika Law Students, USA founding chapter. Listen as "Pasifika Legal Analysts" dissect Pacific Islander legal issues in the U.S. (Formerly known as Pasifika issues Podcast)
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Evictions (3/3)
After you listen to the first two parts of this talk, please check out this episode :) Final installment of our analysis of evictions in the Pacific community of the U.S. What are the long-term solutions to this displacement? Full circle: What is the connection between this talk, and our discussion on birthright citizenship in American Samoa? What do U.S. Nationals possess that has great value? What has more value than money?  Recurring themes are: need for Pacific resources, need for scholarships to support Pasifika Law Students, need for organization of Pasifika Lawyers in the United States.  Connect with us on FB Meta: "Pasifika Legal Analysts"  @pasifikalegalanalysts ~~Original Islander Law Show~~USA based~~
49:21
August 15, 2022
Evictions (2/3)
As Pasifika legal analysts, we remain steadfast in analyzing issues that impact the Pacific community. In this episode, we continue our talk on Evictions covering the subtopics of the evictions process, how to deal with evictions, addressing our community's lack of resources, and the pros and cons of this legal proceeding. We do not give legal advice in this show. If you need legal advice, contact your local attorney. Feel free to follow and comment on our Facebook page, "Pasifika Issues Podcast."
58:13
November 17, 2020
Evictions (1/3)
Evictions is a dark secret in the Pacific Islander community of the U.S. Many feel ashamed and embarrassed having lost our homes and sense of safety. But in our law podcast, we feel we should tackle the subject head on, discuss its impact on our community, and free ourselves from the stigma.  Please take a listen, respond by voicemail, and visit us on Facebook to air out ideas and reactions. Let's problem solve together!
33:41
August 09, 2020
Mauna Kea TMT
What are the Hawaiians protesting about at Mauna Kea on the Big Island? What is the TMT? Will this be the largest telescope in the world?
08:29
August 08, 2019
Reflections on WP Talk part 2 (2/2)
After the interview with Herman Wainggai, Pasifika Issues Podcast connect the dots between: West Papua, Pasifika issues, and The Law. This is part 2.
18:46
April 25, 2019
Reflections on WP Talk part 1 (1/2)
After the interview with Herman Wainggai, Pasifika Issues Podcast connect the dots between: West Papua, Pasifika issues, and The Law. This is part 1.
24:18
April 25, 2019
Pt 4. Should West Papua be on the U.N. Agenda? (4/4)
(4/4) Should West Papua be on the UN Agenda? Yes!: cont Interview Herman Wainggai. Peaceful protests to oppose Special Autonomy Law of 2001. Call of Action TODAY to help Brother Herman Wainggai & Free West Papua. Write or Call US Rep about Human Rights issues in West Papua.
16:08
April 17, 2019
Pt 3. Should West Papua be on the U.N. Agenda? (3/4)
(3/4) Should West Papua be on the UN Agenda? Yes!: cont Interview Herman Wainggai. There has been no proper referendum for WP yet. Improper 1969 NY Agreement. Disproportionate vote at Gunpoint. Displacement of WP people. Economic interest in territory. Largest Gold Mine in the World is in the Pacific, in West Papua. Oil, other Natural Resources. Need UN to Act. West Papua needs to be on the UN Agenda. Inspiration from efforts of Congressman Eni Faleomavaega. Recognition from Senator Tim Kaine & Congressman Gerry Connolly.
23:54
April 17, 2019
Pt 2. Should West Papua be on the U.N. Agenda? (2/4)
(2/4) Should West Papua be on the UN Agenda? Yes!: cont Interview Herman Wainggai. Human rights violations. WP peaceful protests. Dr Thom Wainggai (Nationalist leader & Advocate for self-determination and Melanesian identity). Discrimination, specifically targeting West Papuans.
16:15
April 17, 2019
Pt 1. Should West Papua be on the U.N. Agenda? (1/4)
(1/4) Should West Papua be on the UN Agenda? Yes!: Anchor • Pasifika Issues Podcast cohosts: Leauma and Ruby • We invite Donors, Sponsors, Listeners to support us. • Introducing: Herman Wainggai - Free West Papua Leader • Historical context of how Indonesia took possession of West Papua.
17:51
April 17, 2019
Pt 4. Is Birthright Citizenship Good for American Samoa? (4/4)
This is the fourth and last part of the Birthright Citizenship series. The discussion connects the dots between land and birthright citizenship, and asserts the value of generational wealth, generational land, and generational culture.
18:42
March 02, 2019
Pt 3. Is Birthright Citizenship Good for American Samoa? (3/4)
This is the third part of the series. The discussion includes impact of Social Media, Clarification of issues, Preservation of Indigenous rights & interests, and Alternatives to birthright citizenship.
13:37
March 02, 2019
Pt 2. Is Birthright Citizenship Good for American Samoa? (2/4)
This is the second part of the series. The discussion includes Deeds of Cession, Sovereignty, Guam comparison.
14:16
March 02, 2019
Pt 1. Is Birthright Citizenship Good for American Samoa? (1/4)
This is a 4 part series. First episode on background and history of American Samoa’s relationship with the U.S.
17:10
March 02, 2019