Known by so many for his life filled with the aloha spirit, Senator Daniel Akaka was awarded the first-ever Aloha Order of Merit. Established by the legislature in 1993, the award is one of the state's highest honors.
We've been watching what's being called the "greatest activation of Hawaiian people in more than 100 years." But could a new movement designed to unite those people tear them apart? It’s something that critics of Na’i Aupuni say could happen.