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    Civic involvement is key to saving Hawaii

    Photo by Charley Myers By Keli‘i Akina One thing I`ve learned from talking to people...

    If You Think Gas Prices Are Bad…

    Many of us who drive cars now dread the day when we’ve got to go to the gas station. Between COVID-19, Russia...

    Germany, the Ukraine and the EU

    by Manfred Henningsen Emeritus Professor of Political Science, University of Hawaii, Honolulu Manfred Henningsen

    Census Bureau turns Hawaii population gain into a loss

    The U.S. Census Bureau overestimated Hawaii’s 2020 population by 6.79%, or 98,812 people, according to an internal review released this month of...

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    Minimum wage ‘a really blunt tool’ to help the poor

    By Keli'i Akina Before our legislators vote on whether to increase Hawaii’s minimum wage, I encourage them to ask three...

    Russian oil imports cut off; will our D.C. delegates rise to the occasion?

    By Keli'i Akina It has been a whirlwind week at the Grassroot Institute of Hawaii. But I’m not complaining. 

    Blame Jones Act for Hawaii’s dependence on Russian oil

    By Keli'i Akina The world is holding its breath as we watch the outbreak of war in Ukraine and...

    Hawaii needs Jones Act waiver for oil imports

    The Grassroot Institute of Hawaii says the 1920 law is a main reason Hawaii relies on Russia for more than a...

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    Governor urged to review new research before deciding on minimum-wage hike

    A popular 2010 study claiming minimum-wage hikes do not cause 'economic shocks' has just been reanalyzed and overturned  HONOLULU, May 17,...

    Questions persist about viability of Honolulu rail

    By Keli'i Akina At this point, the one thing we can rely on concerning the Honolulu rail project is...

    More Bills in the Home Stretch

    In last week’s column we started a list of bills that the Hawaii Legislature has passed up to the Governor for action. ...

    Lockdowns without limits can happen again if changes not made

    By Melissa Newsham It has been more than two years since Hawaii’s coronavirus restrictions were put into place, and...

    Emergency powers reform would be crowning achievement for Gov. Ige

    By Keli'i Akina The 2022 Legislative session is officially over, and now we turn to the governor.

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    Free-fall – “We Can Fix It “ – A series of postings offering perspective and commentary on art and global environmental issues

    A friend and I were recently discussing the prevailing state of affairsdominating world news and the human...

    Sex RE-Education 101 

    For Those Who Thought They Knew What a Woman Is It’s more than Supreme...

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    Free-fall – “We Can Fix It “ – A series of postings offering perspective and commentary on art and global environmental issues

    A friend and I were recently discussing the prevailing state of affairsdominating world news and the human outlook. After we got past...

    Sex RE-Education 101 

    For Those Who Thought They Knew What a Woman Is It’s more than Supreme Court Nominees, like Judge Kentanji...

    Free-fall – A perspective and commentary on art, global and environmental issues–Part 1

    by Joe Carlisi Editor's note: This is the first in a series of art and...
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    Civic involvement is key to saving Hawaii

    Photo by Charley Myers By Keli‘i Akina One thing I`ve learned from talking to people...

    If You Think Gas Prices Are Bad…

    Many of us who drive cars now dread the day when we’ve got to go to the gas station. Between COVID-19, Russia...

    Germany, the Ukraine and the EU

    by Manfred Henningsen Emeritus Professor of Political Science, University of Hawaii, Honolulu Manfred Henningsen

    Census Bureau turns Hawaii population gain into a loss

    The U.S. Census Bureau overestimated Hawaii’s 2020 population by 6.79%, or 98,812 people, according to an internal review released this month of...

    Governor urged to review new research before deciding on minimum-wage hike

    A popular 2010 study claiming minimum-wage hikes do not cause 'economic shocks' has just been reanalyzed and overturned  HONOLULU, May 17,...

    Questions persist about viability of Honolulu rail

    By Keli'i Akina At this point, the one thing we can rely on concerning the Honolulu rail project is...

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    Civic involvement is key to saving Hawaii

    Photo by Charley Myers By Keli‘i Akina One thing I`ve learned from talking to people around the state is that Hawaii’s residents care about the future of our islands —...

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    Civic involvement is key to saving Hawaii

    Photo by Charley Myers By Keli‘i Akina One thing I`ve learned from talking to people...

    If You Think Gas Prices Are Bad…

    Many of us who drive cars now dread the day when we’ve got to go to the gas station. Between COVID-19, Russia...

    Germany, the Ukraine and the EU

    by Manfred Henningsen Emeritus Professor of Political Science, University of Hawaii, Honolulu Manfred Henningsen

    Census Bureau turns Hawaii population gain into a loss

    The U.S. Census Bureau overestimated Hawaii’s 2020 population by 6.79%, or 98,812 people, according to an internal review released this month of...

    Governor urged to review new research before deciding on minimum-wage hike

    A popular 2010 study claiming minimum-wage hikes do not cause 'economic shocks' has just been reanalyzed and overturned  HONOLULU, May 17,...

    Questions persist about viability of Honolulu rail

    By Keli'i Akina At this point, the one thing we can rely on concerning the Honolulu rail project is...
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    Civic involvement is key to saving Hawaii

    Photo by Charley Myers By Keli‘i Akina One thing I`ve learned from talking to people...

    If You Think Gas Prices Are Bad…

    Many of us who drive cars now dread the day when we’ve got to go to the gas station. Between COVID-19, Russia...

    Germany, the Ukraine and the EU

    by Manfred Henningsen Emeritus Professor of Political Science, University of Hawaii, Honolulu Manfred Henningsen

    Census Bureau turns Hawaii population gain into a loss

    The U.S. Census Bureau overestimated Hawaii’s 2020 population by 6.79%, or 98,812 people, according to an internal review released this month of...
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