Broads You Should Know

Lili’uokalani — First and Last Queen of the Hawaiian Kingdom

January 15, 2020

This week, Justin focuses in on Lili'uokalani and the story of her brief (but momentous) reign as the first and last Queen on the Hawaiian Kingdom!

If you don't know the true story of Hawaii, its annexation by the United States, and the atrocities committed by Sanford Dole (cousin of James Dole, the pineapple guy), learn about it here!


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