Fuel in water deepens Native Hawaiians’ distrust of military
By JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER Associated Press | Friday, March 4, 2022, 12:05 a.m.
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In this photo provided by Bradford Nakamura, Kaipu Baker, left, and Kaliko Baker participate in a traditional Hawaiian ceremony on Dec. 12 in Honolulu. Protesters who erected the shrine at the gates of the headquarters of the commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet oppose the U.S. Navy's use of a giant fuel storage tank facility because jet fuel leaked into a drinking water well. (Bradford Nakamura via AP)
A group of demonstrators gather at the Hawaii State Capitol for a rally over water contamination by the U.S. Navy near Pearl Harbor on Feb. 11 in Honolulu. (AP Photo/Caleb Jones)