|Hot spots flared up Thursday in Discovery Harbour along Wakea Ave following Wednesday's|
fire. Firefighters tamped them down. Photo by Jana Kahiho
|BJ's Excavation assisted Wednesday and Thursday with|
the fire at Discovery Harbour. Photo by Jana Kahiho
Kahele quoted Nelson Mandela who said the "brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear."
|Kai Kahele and family harvesting taro. Photo from Kahele campaign|
"We sent out a kāhea and you responded in droves. That means the world to us. To know that regardless of the obstacles that we face, you're here with us — ready for battle. To defend our Hawaiʻi, our values, and our people.
"There is no amount of money or political influence that can shake the community of people behind us, and we believe that there is an undoubtable path to victory. But, we need to keep pushing — harder than ever — every one of us.
"This journey is only for the brave, and you've proven that you are fearless.
"No data, no polls, no mistake can diminish our vision for the future of this place for all of our keiki.
"Let's show the system, the status quo, that we mean business."