Jae Yun Ham

Born and raised in Honolulu, Jae Yun Ham is a freshman at Amherst College in Massachusetts where he is planning to double major in political science and biology. He is a advocate for government accountability and has previously worked with organizations such as Common Cause Hawaii to support voter registration reform.
Mainland Critics Overreact To Ed Case’s Goofy Comment Nick Grube/Civil Beat

Mainland Critics Overreact To Ed Case’s Goofy Comment

Social media commentators should take a hard look at Hawaii and understand its multicultural experience.

Let’s Quit Fighting Each Other And Work Together Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Let’s Quit Fighting Each Other And Work Together

It would be a great shame to watch our local elections suffer the same gridlocked fate as in D.C.

When It Comes To Voting, Millennials Can Lead Brian Tseng/Civil Beat

When It Comes To Voting, Millennials Can Lead

Hawaii lawmakers must consider automatic voter registration and voting by mail to improve turnout.