Hawaiian Electric CEO Connie Lau Does Not Respect the ‘Aina

Some claim local girl and Hawaiian Electric CEO & President Constance Hee Lau is remarkable. Certainly believe she's an excellent banker. She's done a decent job with American Savings. Yet Hawai'i has plenty banks. She also directs our primary energy supplier in the islands. I sounded the alarm about poor management a year ago. ValueAct … Continue reading Hawaiian Electric CEO Connie Lau Does Not Respect the ‘Aina

CEO Connie Lau Racism Triggers Colin Kaepernick Style Blacklisting

Yesterday, I described my history suffering Institutional Racism at Hawaiian Electric. Today I'll provide a detailed summary and timeline showing how Hawaiian Electric management appears to have interfered and blacklisted/blackballed employment opportunities for me at HDS, Hawaiian Dental Services. There are thousands of residents and mainland contractors employed by the state's primary energy provider. Employees … Continue reading CEO Connie Lau Racism Triggers Colin Kaepernick Style Blacklisting

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

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