John Pritchett

Pritchett: Mufi Returns

Pritchett: Mufi Returns

The controversial former Honolulu mayor has changed — again.
Pritchett: The Benefits of Being Green in Hawaii

Pritchett: The Benefits of Being Green in Hawaii

Did Sen. Brian Schatz's prominent role at an environmental gathering and a fundraiser with Al Gore pay off?
Pritchett: High Hopes for a Republican in Hawaii

Pritchett: High Hopes for a Republican in Hawaii

Is GOP congressional candidate Charles Djou like that little ant that wants to move a big rubber tree plant?
Pritchett: The Endorsement Wars

Pritchett: The Endorsement Wars

President Obama's backing for Sen. Brian Schatz may prove to be a big blow for Rep. Colleen Hanabusa.
Pritchett: Caught With Their Pants Down

Pritchett: Caught With Their Pants Down

Hawaii police made national news this month when it was revealed that the Aloha State allows cops to have sex with prostitutes in order to make a case and arrest them. Anti-prostitution and human trafficking advocates were mortified.
Pritchett: The Temptation of a Living Wage

Pritchett: The Temptation of a Living Wage

The Legislature is working to finally boost the minimum wage. Will it be enough to get by in Hawaii?
Pritchett: Skeletons in the Closet

Pritchett: Skeletons in the Closet

The nomination of Judge Michael Wilson to serve on the Hawaii Supreme Court has brought out elements of his past that might prove his undoing.
Pritchett: Putin’s Extreme Makeover in Ukraine

Pritchett: Putin’s Extreme Makeover in Ukraine

Moscow wants an increasingly independent country firmly back in Russia's sphere of influence.
Pritchett: Greetings from Honolulu, Wish You Weren’t Here John Pritchett/Civil Beat

Pritchett: Greetings from Honolulu, Wish You Weren’t Here

Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell has been trying to get the homeless off city streets. Now he's getting letters from angry tourists.