Time to Safely DEFUND the Police

UPDATE 7.7.20: What's behind the violent shootings in Chicago? Law enforcement experts say the gang issue is further growing and splintering. "The root causes of gangs globally are grounded in the same concepts — fractured society, disenfranchisement with all of societies resources and infrastructures, such as education, jobs, family structure, single-parent homes, cyclical crime, … Continue reading Time to Safely DEFUND the Police

Hawaii News Now Allyson Blair Instructed Me to Lie

Allyson Blair claims to be an "Emmy award winning journalist who loves to tell a good story." She told a damaging story about me. She's been a reporter at Hawaii News Now (HNN) since 2015. Allyson asked me to volunteer for a research project concerning CBD in September 2019. She coached me to lie to … Continue reading Hawaii News Now Allyson Blair Instructed Me to Lie

America is a Losing Football Team

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

Connie Lau Policies Killed George Floyd

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

Restaurants: Deadly Dangerous COVID19 Spots

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

Class Cruelty in the Land of Aloha

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

Hong Kong CARES about people. Hawaii Gov FrankenIGE cares about his profits.

“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.

Hawaii Lt Gov Josh Green Prefers Residents to Die

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

Connie Lau, Hawaiian Electric Endanger Hawaii and America

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

Americans Act Like Fucking Cowards

Around March 11th the W.H.O. declared SARS-CoV-2 a global pandemic. Alarms were already going off around the world and NYC in particular. Most people were awestruck by the shock wave of what we were facing. We had never walked such a path before. Who wasn't captivated by TV news or social media stories of our … Continue reading Americans Act Like Fucking Cowards