Damian Marley Is In Solidarity With Hawaiian Elders To Protest $1.4 B Telescope Project

HipHop News Posted on August 13, 2019 at 7:12am

Damian Marley Is In Solidarity With Hawaiian Elders To Protest $1.4 B Telescope Project

Get up, stand up.

Big Island, HI – Damian "Jr Gong" Marley is in the exercise of his father Bob Marley's legacy to join the TMT (Thirty Meter Telescope) Project of protest on the Big Island Of Hawaii.

Last month, the Grammy Award-winning reggae artist flew to the Big Island in solidarity and lend their support to the protesters standing up to "Protect Mauna Kea" from what the locals have deemed invasive project. focused on the ad {

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During his visit, Damian performed a short set of their own songs along with some of his father's famous hymns, including "Get up Stand up", "Crazy Baldheads" and "Is This Love." He said to those gathered at the base of Mauna Kea, Hawaii was the first to embrace his music.

According to a press release, the Mauna Kea is the highest mountain in the world from base to peak, and occupies a sacred place in Hawaiian cultural history. However, Mauna Kea is under threat of a state plan for the construction of a $1.4 billion tele


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