The Conversation: Friday, March 24th, 2017
Protecting Coral Reefs from Sunscreen; Preventing Trauma; Classical Guitar Meets Slack-Key
The latest in trauma research, assessment methods, interventions, and prevention strategies for those who have been traumatized, abused, and/or victimized is on the four-day agenda at a conference coming next week.
Intro Music: Lying Around by Magic Bullets
Outro Music: I Will Follow You Into The Dark by Death Cab For Cutie
Guitarist Ian O’Sullivan brings a unique combination of skills to his music, as an accomplished classical guitarist who was the first guitarist from Hawai‘i to be accepted to Yale University’s School of Music.
Intro Music: Makena by Ian O'Sullivan
Outro Music: Mokule'ia Ian O'Sullivan
Last week on Town Square we asked how taxes could be made more fair to those who foot the bill, especially to those who earn the least. CivilBeat.org reporter Anita Hofschneider joins us now with another look at that question.
Outro Music: Douss by Yasmine Hamdan
This legislative session, lawmakers were met by bills to stop the sale or at least to regulate the use of products with oxybenzone. Recent research shows damage from the sunscreen in coastal waters.
Intro Music: Party All The Time by Eddie Murphy
Outro Music: Wise Dread - Instrumental by DJ Drez
In part two of our discussion with Ian O’Sullivan, he demonstrates a song in which he combines the techniques of classical and slack-key guitars.
Intro Music: Born and Raised by Ian O'Sullivan
Outro Music: Dawning by Ian O'Sullivan