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The mission of this web page is:

To provide ongoing updates on Okinawans (Uchinanchu) throughout the world.

To provide updates on the anti-military movement in Okinawa, Japan, and the United States.

To support the indigenous Uchinanchu and other struggles of self-determination and national sovereignty.

To consciously link the struggle of Uchinanchu with anti-imperialist struggles around the world.


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[ 06.23.11 ] Fifth Uchinanchu Taikai - October 12-16, 2011

[ 07.17.10 ] The Ryukyuanist Newsletter Archives Now Updated


[ 04.18.10 ] New Voices from Okinawa Journal Issue

[ 01.22.10 ] New Books and Music on Okinawa and Uchinanchu



[ 06.11.09 ] Links Page now Updated

[ 06.12.01 ] A Brief History of the Uchinanchu (Okinawans)




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