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The Treaty To Ban The Bomb Takes Effect

The Treaty To Ban The Bomb Takes Effect

Fifty-one nations have now ratified the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons. Will the United States sign?

Hawaii Still Has Progress To Make In Electing Women Leaders Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii Still Has Progress To Make In Electing Women Leaders

Diversity should be celebrated and embraced at every level so that all voices can be heard.

Lee Cataluna: The New Year Brings A New Hawaii

Lee Cataluna: The New Year Brings A New Hawaii

While we’ve been sheltering from COVID-19, Hawaii has changed in big, unexpected ways.

Denby Fawcett: Some Want Permanent Security Barriers At Capitol, But At What Cost? Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Denby Fawcett: Some Want Permanent Security Barriers At Capitol, But At What Cost?

Fencing and blockades mar the open spaces of one of the most beautiful buildings in Hawaii and reduce public access to the workings of government.

It’s Time For Hawaii To Tax The Rich

It’s Time For Hawaii To Tax The Rich

We are facing an urgent test of our moral character.

Eric Stinton: What Hawaii Can Learn From The Trump Years Ronen Zilberman/Civil Beat

Eric Stinton: What Hawaii Can Learn From The Trump Years

If there is any hope for the future of local politics, it is coming from the left wing of the otherwise centrist Democratic Party here.

5 Ways We Can Move Away From Single-Use Plastics Rafael Bergstrom

5 Ways We Can Move Away From Single-Use Plastics

The pandemic is putting even more plastic into our oceans. But we can change that.

Danny De Gracia: Hawaii Should Rise Up While ‘The Stars Are Aligned’ Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Danny De Gracia: Hawaii Should Rise Up While ‘The Stars Are Aligned’

With Democrats in control, the Legislature needs to capitalize on the potential to pull in more federal money to rebuild.

January 2021

Thursday, January 21

The Treaty To Ban The Bomb Takes Effect

Neal Milner: Resist The Temptation To Write Off Your Political Opposites

Wednesday, January 20

Hawaii Still Has Progress To Make In Electing Women Leaders

Lee Cataluna: The New Year Brings A New Hawaii

Tuesday, January 19

Denby Fawcett: Some Want Permanent Security Barriers At Capitol, But At What Cost?

It’s Time For Hawaii To Tax The Rich

Eric Stinton: What Hawaii Can Learn From The Trump Years

Monday, January 18

5 Ways We Can Move Away From Single-Use Plastics

Danny De Gracia: Hawaii Should Rise Up While ‘The Stars Are Aligned’

Black Lives Matter Means All Lives Matter

Lee Cataluna: What Have We Learned In The Last 10 Months?

John Pritchett: Under Siege

Friday, January 15

How COVID-19 Could Be Much Worse In 2021

Thursday, January 14

Neal Milner: Protecting White Identity Is Not Going Away Anytime Soon

Wednesday, January 13

Lee Cataluna: How One Company Is Going The Extra Mile To Help Its Working Parents

How Should We Protect Hawaii From Incoming Missiles?

Tuesday, January 12

Nick Ochs And Hawaii: A Harbinger Of Local, Right-Wing Politics In Our State?

Denby Fawcett: It’s Finally Time To Evict Donald Trump From Our Brains — And From Office

Monday, January 11

Tough Questions For The Hawaii Department Of Education

Danny De Gracia: Hawaii Republicans Should Follow Up On Tardy Stand Against Violence

Sunday, January 10

Lee Cataluna: Capitol Riots Were Far Away, But Still Too Close

John Pritchett: The Secret Ingredient

Friday, January 8

It’s Time to Acknowledge Native Hawaiians’ Special Right To Housing

Thursday, January 7

Neal Milner: It Won’t Be Easy, But Americans Can Learn To Get Along Again

Wednesday, January 6

Lee Cataluna: Kirk Caldwell’s Reality Show Takes a Brief Hiatus — Hopefully

Let’s Honor Our Pacific Marine Monuments By Building On Their Legacy

Tuesday, January 5

Waiting For The COVID-19 Vaccine

Monday, January 4

Ige Dismissal Of Casino Abandons Promise To Hawaiian Beneficiaries

Danny De Gracia: Stimulus Checks Are On The Way, But Don’t Call Them Handouts

Big Island Facilities Need To Work Together For Hawaii’s New Normal

Chad Blair: Advocates Again Pushing For Automatic Voter Registration

John Pritchett: Not In The Cards