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John Pritchett: Table Talk John Pritchett/Civil Beat/2022

John Pritchett: Table Talk

Judging from the 2022 election results, America is as politically divided as ever.

Catherine Toth Fox: Enrollment Is Down At Hawaii Community Colleges. That’s A Pity Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Catherine Toth Fox: Enrollment Is Down At Hawaii Community Colleges. That’s A Pity

Community colleges play a critical role in expanding local access to education so the recent trend toward declining enrollment is disturbing.

War Games, UXO And Tragedies In The Solomon Islands Nathan Eagle/Civil Beat/2022

War Games, UXO And Tragedies In The Solomon Islands

To win the hearts and minds of Pacific Islanders, the U.S. and Japan must address the wrongs of the past that continue to kill.

Eric Stinton: We Should Collaborate On A Plan For Public Education In Hawaii Courtesy: Sarah Milianta-Laffin

Eric Stinton: We Should Collaborate On A Plan For Public Education In Hawaii

If parents want to have more of a voice, they need to have more of a presence.

Hawaii Could Lose More Affordable Units Than It’s Possible To Replace Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2022

Hawaii Could Lose More Affordable Units Than It’s Possible To Replace

These losses are significant and impact our communities in many ways. But there are possible solutions.

Chad Blair: The ‘Rainbow Wave’ Election Touches Hawaii’s Shores Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2015

Chad Blair: The ‘Rainbow Wave’ Election Touches Hawaii’s Shores

The local Democratic Party’s Stonewall Caucus is praising the results. But LGBT officials say they primarily intend to serve the diverse interests of their districts.

Denby Fawcett: Feeling Grateful That Voters Opted For Sanity This Year Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2022

Denby Fawcett: Feeling Grateful That Voters Opted For Sanity This Year

The country is just as divided as it was before the election, but the fact that it could have been so much worse offers the smallest glimmer of hope for better days ahead.

Pursuing Energy Improvements For Our Next Generations Courtesy of Puna Geothermal Venture

Pursuing Energy Improvements For Our Next Generations

Creating more lower-cost renewable energy will reduce the need to use fossil fuels to generate electricity.

Danny De Gracia: Democrats Should Invite Republicans Into Legislative Leadership Next Session Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2022

Danny De Gracia: Democrats Should Invite Republicans Into Legislative Leadership Next Session

The GOP minority in the Legislature still represents a constituency that needs to be protected and respected.