Jim Albertini

Jim Albertini is a former Catholic School teacher and long-time peace and social justice activist since the U.S. war on Vietnam. He is the founder of Malu ‘Aina Center for Non-violent Education and Action, an all volunteer non-profit organization focused on peace, justice and sustainable organic farming on Hawaii Island. Jim has done research on the use of depleted uranium at Pohakuloa Military Training Area. He is the co-author of the book “The Dark Side of Paradise: Hawai’i in a Nuclear World.”  There is a wide range of information (including the above book for free) on the website www.malu-aina.org. Jim can be reached at ja-malu@aina.org.
The Hawaiian Islands are viewed by many as the Paradise in the Pacific, and it is the image promoted by the tourist industry. But Hawaii has a very different dark side. The Hawaiian Islands are one of the most militarized places in the world, and have a long history of illegal...