Trisha Kehaulani Watson

Trisha Kehaulani Watson: The Last Thing We Need Right Now Is Conflict Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Trisha Kehaulani Watson: The Last Thing We Need Right Now Is Conflict

We need construction jobs but Mayor Kirk Caldwell’s decision to move forward with the Waimanalo ball field project as the virus spreads was irresponsible.

Trisha Kehaulani Watson: Can The Virus Offer A Chance To Rebuild A Better Hawaii? Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Trisha Kehaulani Watson: Can The Virus Offer A Chance To Rebuild A Better Hawaii?

The world has stopped seeming familiar as we battle the slow-moving threat of COVID-19.

Trisha Kehaulani Watson: As Always, Aloha Will See Us Through Matt Feeser/Civil Beat

Trisha Kehaulani Watson: As Always, Aloha Will See Us Through

We’ve never seen anything like this pandemic, but through fires, floods and volcanos, we’ve always looked out for each other.

Trisha Kehaulani Watson: We Should Elect Leaders Who Can Actually Lead Us PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Trisha Kehaulani Watson: We Should Elect Leaders Who Can Actually Lead Us

Hawaii sorely misses the type of leadership, political wisdom and courage that former Gov. John Burns exhibited.

Trisha Kehaulani Watson: The Rise Of #KanakaTwitter Kuʻu Kauanoe/Civil Beat

Trisha Kehaulani Watson: The Rise Of #KanakaTwitter

Social media is bolstering political activism and allowing Native Hawaiians to control their own narrative.

Trisha Kehaulani Watson: The Stakes Are High For Hawaiians To Get Out The Vote Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Trisha Kehaulani Watson: The Stakes Are High For Hawaiians To Get Out The Vote

Hawaiians should organize a mass voting effort by using the same social media networks that made movements over the past year so powerful.

Trisha Kehaulani Watson: Civic Consciousness Is A Grind Blaze Lovell/Civil Beat/2019

Trisha Kehaulani Watson: Civic Consciousness Is A Grind

State lawmakers shouldn’t create a special commission to resolve Native Hawaiian issues if it’s just a poorly veiled cover for finding a solution for Mauna Kea.

Trisha Kehaulani Watson: AG Steering Hawaii In Wrong Direction With TMT Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Trisha Kehaulani Watson: AG Steering Hawaii In Wrong Direction With TMT

The state Attorney General’s latest action to subpoena a nonprofit’s bank records borders on a dangerous abuse of power.

Trisha Kehaulani Watson: Hawaiians Ready To Descend On Capitol Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Trisha Kehaulani Watson: Hawaiians Ready To Descend On Capitol

Thousands are expected to rally for the Legislature’s opening day with a strong push to get out the vote.