The Conversation: Thursday, October 26th, 2017
Police Commission; Lessons of Hurricane Season; Slow-Growth Recovery
Public Defender Calls for Replacing Police Commissioners
A federal public defender who was an early actor in the Kealoha Case is calling for several members of the Honolulu Police Commission to be replaced.
Intro Music: Numb by OJR
Outro Music: I'm an Outlaw by Kurt Vile
Lessons Learned from Hurricane Season
The Hawaii-based Pacific Disaster Center gathered a lot of data during the 2017 hurricane season and is now using that information to better prepare for future storms.
Intro Music: La Vita e Bella by Cinema Serenade Ensemble
Outro Music: Sure is Nice by Nature Child
Civil Beat Reality Check
Honolulu has a new police chief, but who is Susan Ballard?
Outro Music: OBLIVIUS by The Strokes
The U.S Economy is currently in the longest period of continuous job growth in history, but those economic gains are not being distributed equally.
Outro Music: Closer (Instrumental) by The Chainsmokers feat. Halsey
Sister Act at Mid-Pacific Institute
An aspiring singer witnesses a murder and gets placed into the Witness Protection Program – as a nun.
Intro Music: Sister Act by Patina Miller
Outro Music: Do the Sacred Mass by Patina Miller, Claire Greenway, Julia Sutton