Was privileged to attend high school in a small town in southeastern Idaho. One dear friend, Dirk Koetter, currently serves as Offensive Coordinator for NFL Atlanta Falcons. His father, Big Jim, coached both of us. He instilled a winning, championship attitude in athletes and students. We were Highland high school RAMS: Right Attitude Means Success … Continue reading America is a Losing Football Team
Corporate America and elected officials have furthered a drug war for 50 years that has militarized our police, filled our prisons and jails, and marginalized millions of human beings. Men of Color suffer the greatest injustice. Men in general are the targets. We are unjustly killed and denied employment by elite, self-righteous and cruel officials. … Continue reading Connie Lau Policies Killed George Floyd
There is tremendous pressure to continue opening Hawai'i and the nation. Sadly, we didn't need to shutter all our doors as authorities required. Our public health "experts" were DEAD WRONG in their strategy to squash SARS-CoV-2 and protect the nation -- dollar short and day late, as my father loves to say. Honolulu Mayor Kirk … Continue reading Restaurants: Deadly Dangerous COVID19 Spots
Heavily-reliant on tourism, Hawai'i leads the nation along with Nevada and Michigan in unemployment. Nearly 250,000 Hawaii residents filed for unemployment in less than two months. Official estimates peg job losses around 25%, which is Great Depression era suffering. Maui has highest rate at 36.1%; Kauai, 34.4%; Hawaii island, 24.0%; and Honolulu at 20.0%. Food lines are … Continue reading Class Cruelty in the Land of Aloha
“In Hong Kong, they aren’t taking any chances. We know how lucky we have it. Unlike the entire developed world, our cinemas are open, our restaurants are open, our bars are open and we want to keep it that way.” Laurel Chor, Freelance photojournalist Hong Kong is a small place, a city of 7.5 million … Continue reading Hong Kong CARES about people. Hawaii Gov FrankenIGE cares about his profits.
Elected officials and public health bureaucrats have demonstrated over the past 3-4 months they are incompetent, privileged and frightfully uncaring about people across America. I'm speaking about both sides of the political spectrum: Republicans and Democrats, as well as officials we used to consider "experts." They have been DEAD WRONG. Not In The Same Boat … Continue reading Hawaii Lt Gov Josh Green Prefers Residents to Die
Always thought highly of Hawaiian Electric CEO and President Connie Lau. Held stock in the company for years. In August 2018 accepted a contract position with HECO, Connie's energy affiliate. Statewide IT network was vulnerable and required upgrade. Project cost ratepayers millions of dollars and HECO pummels residents with highest prices in the nation. Currently … Continue reading Connie Lau, Hawaiian Electric Endanger Hawaii and America