Social Media Takeover: Mōhala Youth Council

Mōhala Youth Council elevates the voices of ‘ōpio, together they are making change and using their voices to raise awareness about their advocacy efforts at Aloha High School. In their IG Takeover, they discuss cultural appropriation, using specific examples from the high school, such as the use of pineapples, fake leis, and the mascot suit. They share the history of the real Nā Koa Warriors and invite Pacific Islander students from Beaverton School District to express their feelings about how the school is using their culture.

This takeover occurred from May 13-18, 2024.

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