Civil Beat Staff

April Estrellon

Podcast: Our Journey To The Last Wild Place

Podcast: Our Journey To The Last Wild Place

The story behind Civil Beat’s award-winning multimedia project, and how the trip is informing our current reporting on climate change.

Podcast: Is The Kealoha Trial An Us Vs. Them Thing? April Estrellon/Civil Beat

Podcast: Is The Kealoha Trial An Us Vs. Them Thing?

Civil Beat staff discusses the early days of the Kealoha conspiracy trial.

Pod Squad: Kahi Mohala Helps Kids Facing A Mental Health Crisis

Pod Squad: Kahi Mohala Helps Kids Facing A Mental Health Crisis

The end of the school year is a time when many children and teens exhibit heightened problems and more frequent thoughts of suicide.

Pod Squad: Climate Change Meets The Arts

Pod Squad: Climate Change Meets The Arts

A historic house in Honolulu sets the scene for a discussion of how the humanities can help address global warming.

Pod Squad: Meeting Trump’s Immigration Policies With ‘ Resistance and Resilience’ Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Pod Squad: Meeting Trump’s Immigration Policies With ‘ Resistance and Resilience’

Marielena Hincapie, head of the National Immigration Law Center, said it is a time of great fear and trauma in many immigrant communities.

VIDEO: What Is A Carbon Tax?

VIDEO: What Is A Carbon Tax?

Climate and economic experts believe carbon taxes can change consumer habits and slow down the effects of climate change.

Hawaii 2040: What Is A Carbon Tax?

Hawaii 2040: What Is A Carbon Tax?

Climate and economic experts believe carbon taxes are a great way to change consumer habits and slow down the effects of climate change.

Pod Squad: Save Our Sharks Chad Blair/Civil Beat

Pod Squad: Save Our Sharks

We discuss legislation that would prohibit the intentional killing of sharks and manta rays in Hawaii waters.