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It’s Monday, November 12, Veterans’ Day holiday – From
HPR2, it’s The Conversation.
and the short of it: a precincts tale on Maui.
Lance Collins is an
attorney in private practice on Maui. He also has Ph.D in Political Science and
advises civil society groups and political parties on international issues related
to democracy, good government and the rule of law.
Honoring a freedom fighter with wheels
Burlingame is a historian with the Pacific Aviation Museum, which will dedicate
its latest vintage aircraft: a Northrop F-5A Freedom Fighter, today at a 4 pm ceremony.
Ninjas for turtles: environmentalists with a lawsuit.
Teri Shore is Program Director at Turtle Island Restoration Network in
California. She directs conservation, policy, and advocacy campaigns for sea
turtles, sustainable fisheries and oceans. Recently, she helped win additional
protections for sea turtles from capture and death in the Hawaii longline
fishery. On Wednesday, Hawaii Longline Association President Sean Martin will
be here with their member's perspective.
A visit with a Garbage Patch kid
McGinnis is a graduate student at Hawai‘i Pacific University who has just
returned from “Plastics at SEA: North Pacific Expedition 2012,” a month-long
scientific research expedition conducted by the Sea Education Association.
Plus what's brewin' in the backyard, a Monday reality check and today's global
news from Al Jazeera…first the morning headlines from NPR.