When a press release crossed my desk on Martin Luther King Jr. Day that said Hawai‘i is 2019’s “3rd Most Racially Integrated State,” I smiled. Of course it is. Those of us who live here have known we are a fairly integrated state, but statistics about being the “most” or the second or third keep surfacing. Upon digging, I discovered that WalletHub, the website that conducted … [Read more...] about Hawai‘i Ranked 3rd in Racial Progress
Dr. Martin Luther King
1. The Hawai‘i State Teachers Association released its 2018 endorsements last week. According to The Maui News, however, the union did not take a position on which significant race? A. Governor B. Lieutenant governor C. 11th State House District (South Maui) D. 9th State House District (Kahului, Puunene, Old Sand Hills and Maui Lani) E. 8th State House District (Kahakuloa, … [Read more...] about Quizunderstood: What do you know about last week’s wastewater overflow?
The Peaceful Means Concert with Lei`ohu Ryder and Friends will take place at Makawao Union Church this Thursday, Jan. 12. Featured during the season of Makahiki, the evening will be a tribute to Hawaiian history, Dr. Martin Luther King and Mahatma Gandhi with music, pule, blessings and hula. Healthy pupus, garden sushi and beverages will be available for purchase after the … [Read more...] about Peaceful Means Concert with Lei`ohu Ryder and Friends at Makawao Union Church