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Rob Kajiwara is an Indigenous Okinawan activist, scholar, and musician based in Okinawa City. He is founder and president of the Peace For Okinawa Coalition, a non-profit organization led by millennial Okinawans to promote Okinawan culture, history, language, and rights. From 2018-19 Kajiwara petitioned to stop the illegal construction of the US military base at Henoko, Okinawa receiving over 212,000 signatures. Kajiwara has represented Luchuans / Okinawans at the United Nations since 2019. He has a BA in History from University of Hawaii at Manoa, MA in History from University of Nebraska at Kearney, and PhD ABD from Manchester Metropolitan University.