Aloha Friday: Dr Fauci and Black Lives Matter Strike Out

July 23, 2020, and Major League Baseball finally kicked off their first regular season game. C19 has devastated our national pastime, thrown the country and world into chaos, and pitted Americans against each other. We are not winning this Third World War against nature and a virus. As a country, we're not even in the … Continue reading Aloha Friday: Dr Fauci and Black Lives Matter Strike Out

Me and John Lewis in Racist Hawai’i

Flags remain at half-staff due to the passing of a heroic giant in the march for social justice in the United States of America. John Robert Lewis was the son of sharecroppers who survived a brutal police beating during the landmark 1965 march in Selma, Alabama. He encouraged all Americans to "get in good trouble, … Continue reading Me and John Lewis in Racist Hawai’i

Black Lives Do Not Matter in Hawaii

Update: June 18, 2020 -- as pointed out in the original article, the federal government sent the State of Hawai'i $30 MILLION to assist homeless. This Black woman doesn't receive a penny. She needs medical and psychological attention. Since the city removed the bus stop benches, she slept on the sidewalk last night. This morning … Continue reading Black Lives Do Not Matter in Hawaii

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

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