Melissa Newsham

Melissa Newsham is a research associate at the Grassroot Institute of Hawaii.
Competition Brings Hawaii Airfares Down To Earth Flickr: Tomás Del Coro

Competition Brings Hawaii Airfares Down To Earth

Since Southwest Airlines began flying from California to Hawaii, average airfares have dropped 17%.

Let’s Get Real About Responsible Gun Owners Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Let’s Get Real About Responsible Gun Owners

Stop depicting those who are knowledgeable about firearms and gun safety as being evil people who are out to harm children.

No, Not Every Student Is For ‘Gun Control’ Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

No, Not Every Student Is For ‘Gun Control’

Many students hid behind the broad umbrella demand of “more gun control,” while being ignorant of the specifics.