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Friday, September 20, 2019

LETTER: UH Board Chair Calls for Peaceful Resolution

“There are important perspectives on all sides of the current conflict at Maunakea… the way we deal with this issue is likely to define who we truly are… for years to come.”
Thursday, September 19, 2019

LETTER: September 2019 is National Suicide Prevention Month

“Young people are experiencing the emotional pain of hopelessness. Suicide is the second leading cause of death among youth aged 10-19 years in the U.S.”
Thursday, September 19, 2019

LETTER: State Launched Effective Campaign Using Art of Distractions

“The State does not own the land, nor does TMT.”
Wednesday, September 18, 2019

LETTER: More Thoughts on the TMT

“Not building the TMT and sending it over to the Canary Islands does not reconcile the damage that has been done.”
Tuesday, September 17, 2019

LETTER: Unity and Equality, Fundamental Principles to Guide Hawaii’s Future

“The people and lands of Hawaii should remain unified under the single sovereignty of the State of Hawaii, not divided along racial lines.”
Monday, September 16, 2019

LETTER: It’s Just a Matter of Time

“We should realize that this project is almost ten years old already and another ten projected to first light.”
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

LETTER: Thirty Meter Telescope

“This telescope project has caused a firestorm of anger from the Hawaiian community that I’ve never seen in my entire 43 years living in Hawaii.”
Thursday, September 05, 2019

LETTER: Hawai‘i Government Does not Exist, has no Authority

“Queen Lili‘uokalani sought to promulgate a new constitution reinstating the rights of the Mō‘ī and the kānaka … stripped by the 1887 Bayonet Constitution.”
Tuesday, September 03, 2019

LETTER: UH Board of Regents Chair Talks Maunakea

“At our University of Hawaiʻi, voices on both sides of the Thirty Meter Telescope issue have vigorously advocated for their respective positions.”
Thursday, August 22, 2019

LETTER: Response To ‘Who Am I to Make a Comment?’

“The U.S. government, which includes the military, continues to profit greatly in Hawaiʻi post-1893.”
Monday, August 19, 2019

LETTER: Anti-Trust Safe Harbor the Answer for News Business

“The bill would provide news publishers a safe harbor in which to collectively negotiate with platforms like Google and Facebook.”
Wednesday, August 14, 2019

LETTER: Maunakea Has Turned Into Civil War

“Government is the failure that has caused dividing among all of us…”
Monday, August 12, 2019

LETTER: Thirty Meter Telescope Impasse

“We are a country of laws, which the state and county of Hawaii are failing to uphold. The Thirty Meter Telescope, along with all the lawful summit activities, are being held hostage.”
Friday, August 09, 2019

LETTER: Learn From Our History & Give TMT a Chance

“If we are going to “Kapu Aloha” then that means to “Kapu Aloha” everyone in the community, not just the ones that are in support of the Mauna.”
Friday, August 09, 2019

LETTER: Racism in America

“Why is racism only unacceptable if it is being demonstrated by white people.”
Thursday, August 08, 2019

LETTER: ‘Who Am I to Make Comment?’

“So who am I to make such a comment you ask? First and most importantly, I am a citizen of the United States of America that is exercising her right to Freedom of Speech.”
Tuesday, August 06, 2019

LETTER: ‘Trump’s Embrace of White Supremacy is Poisoning America’s Soul’

“Although at this juncture enacting gun control laws remains critically important, they are not enough to remedy the damage that Trump has done to America.”
Tuesday, August 06, 2019

LETTER: To Mauna Kea Protestors & Hawaiians Seeking Sovereignty

“Kindly return your SS card to the government so they can stop issuing you you’re social security checks, food stamps, welfare checks, hud housing…”
Wednesday, July 31, 2019

LETTER: Kent State & the Aloha State—A Cautionary Tale

May 4, 1970: We should remember this date.
Saturday, July 27, 2019

LETTER: Same Subject, Different Worlds

“I hear protestors speaking of desecrations and a line in the sand while supporters speak of a few rowdy malcontents obstructing the good of all mankind.”
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