Kristine Kubat

Kristine Kubat is a writer, artist, environmental activist and 35-year resident of Hawaii. She currently lives in Hilo on Hawaii Island.
Why Ige Must Veto The Commercial Hemp Bill Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Why Ige Must Veto The Commercial Hemp Bill

Hawaii’s well-meaning legislators could expose constituents to unintended consequences.

TMT Can Provide an Unprecedented Benefit to Humanity — Here’s How Courtesy TMT International Observatory

TMT Can Provide an Unprecedented Benefit to Humanity — Here’s How

There are already too many telescopes on Mauna Kea. Let's walk away from this one.
Why Everyone Should Support the Telescope Construction Blockade Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Why Everyone Should Support the Telescope Construction Blockade

The project is proceeding on faulty legal grounds, compelling concerned citizens to take the law into their own hands.