The Conversation: Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
Older Women Face More Economic Challenges: Dr. Colette Browne; Renshi Poetry Reading on The Massey Case: Juliet Kono
A recent study shows that older woman in Hawaii are particularly vulnerable to economic challenges compared to older men.
Intro Music: Man I Need by Jagwar Ma
Outro Music: Folk Jam by Pavement
Award winning poet and novelist Juliet Kono is in, many remember her first collection of poems titled, Hilo Rains back in 1988. Her most recent novel is Anshu: Dark Sorrow, a Japanese American woman’s story touched by events of World War II.
Intro Music: Tribute to Nujabes by Kondor
Outro Music: Tower Seven by Thievery Corporation
A letter to the feds assuring them of Hawaii’s commitment to finish the rail project may bring optimism, but is there really a deal to be brokered when lawmakers meet in a special session sometime this summer?
Intro Music: Tower Seven by Thievery Corporation
Travel sites often tell visitors coming to Maui to see the summit of Haleakala at sunrise. But, in last year, cars bringing sunrise visitors grew by 21%
Intro Music: Sunrise by Childish Gambino
Outro Music: NUNGWI by BLR
Barry Rivers is the Director and Founder of the Maui Film Festival. He credits his daily time in the ocean for both his inspiration and best ideas
Intro Music: Tickets for Tokyo by Special Agent Ed
Outro Music: Party Mode - Instrumental Hiphop by Heavy Duty Lead Farmer