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UH must increase in-state enrollment

The University of Hawaii’s flagship campus hit its highest student headcount in the early 1970s when 22,370-plus baby boomers were enrolled. Read More
Updated on  January 21, 2018 at 7:04 pm

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Nuclear weapons and normal accidents

Updated on  January 19, 2018 at 8:40 pm
The desire to exact retribution may feel natural and necessary but it needs to be resisted, for punishment is unlikely to do much good. Read More


Increase minimum wage to livable one

I pay my one employee $25 an hour. When I had a larger staff, before 2009, I paid all my employees $10 an hour when the minimum wage was around $7. Read More
Updated on  January 21, 2018 at 7:08 pm

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Name in the News: Jerri Chong

Updated on  January 18, 2018 at 9:32 pm
When Jerri Chong became president of Ronald McDonald House Charities of Hawaii, it completed a kind of circle. There was a time when she would have needed its services. Read More


Kani ke oeoe, he piʻoloke ko ka ʻāina

Updated on  January 19, 2018 at 6:32 pm
The nuclear missile alarm caused serious consternation, but people remained courteous on the roads. As for the assignment of blame, we should look no further than the two despotic leaders who are peddling fear. Lock ’em up and let ’em fight each other. Read More

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