MarshaRose Joyner

MarshaRose Joyner is President Emeritus of the Hawaii Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Coalition.
Commemorating The 72nd Anniversary Of Nagasaki Via Wikimedia Commons

Commemorating The 72nd Anniversary Of Nagasaki

The true steps to peace must begin with acknowledgment of harmful actions in the past.

Have We Just Witnessed Martial Law? Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Have We Just Witnessed Martial Law?

The military stepped in to keep protesters off property that is normally open to the public.

Remembering The Destruction Of A Community Wikimedia Commons

Remembering The Destruction Of A Community

Wednesday marked the 53 anniversary of a nuclear test that destroyed Bikini Atoll in the Marshall Islands.

When You Think About Civil Rights, Think About Health Care Cory Lum/Civil Beat

When You Think About Civil Rights, Think About Health Care

“Of all the forms of inequality, injustice in health care is the most shocking and inhuman,” said Martin Luther King Jr. in 1966.

Birth of the Modern Democratic Party

Birth of the Modern Democratic Party

At Hawaii's Democratic convention, they should remember a woman who transformed the party 50 years ago.