Letters of Desperation to Hawaiian Electric CEO Alan Oshima

Hawaiian Electric terminated me February 25, 2019. Psychologists say being fired from a job is second only in traumatic grief to losing a close loved one. I was devastated. Just days prior, colleague IT Security Herman Lau, confirmed my official appointment and congratulated me. Of course I told everyone. All of us were excited and … Continue reading Letters of Desperation to Hawaiian Electric CEO Alan Oshima

Goodness, Knowledge and Discipline

OPEN LETTER TO John Fielding, AltRes Director of Risk Management. AltRes manages some 30,000 employees and numerous companies in the State of Hawai'i. Aloha Mr. Fielding, I followed what my husband wrote yesterday. He shared your comments with me today. You and I both have something in common. From my understanding we both are of … Continue reading Goodness, Knowledge and Discipline

Privileged Racists Oppose Cannabis

Privileged White Americans love to drink alcohol (see Demographics of Alcohol below). Conversely, White Evangelical Protestants, primarily women, are most likely to oppose marijuana in society. [1] "Just Say No To Drugs," they warn. They don't consider alcohol a drug. "We've got to protect the kids from the evil weed," they say. Kids easily get … Continue reading Privileged Racists Oppose Cannabis