INSIGHTS: What Happens to Hawaii Elders Who Don’t Have a Personal Safety Net?

>>MAHEALANI: COMING UP NEXT ON INSIGHTS ON PBS HAWAII, WHAT HAPPENS TO HAWAI’I ELDERS WHO DON’T HAVE A SAFETY NET?>>MAHEALANI: ALOHA AND WELCOME TO INSIGHTS ON PBS HAWAII. I’M MAHEALANI RICHARDSON. MANY HAWAI’I RESIDENTS LOOK FORWARD TO RETIREMENT. BUT SOME FIND RETIRING ON A FIXED INCOME IS MORE CHALLENGING THAN THEY EXPECT THE. NOT EVERYONE…

INSIGHTS ON PBS HAWAI‘I: Prison Reform | Program

THE GOVERNOR WANTS TO BUILD A NEW PRISON IN HALAWA TO REPLACE THE AGING AND TOO OVERCROWDED OʻAHU PRISON IN KALIHI, BUT NEEDS $500 MILLION DO IT. LAWMAKERS ARE AGAIN CONSIDERING THE IDEA OF BUYING FEDERAL DETENTION CENTER NEAR THE AIRPORT. A TASK FORCE SAYS STAYS SHOULD RETHINK PRISON TRAGEDY TO ONE OF REHABILITATION OVER…

Scholarship Support – Ceceley Hulsey

(gentle instrumental music) – [Ceceley] I am a firm believer in the fact that everything happens for a reason. Growing up, I was surrounded by drug abuse, physical abuse and neglect. I was put in a situation where I had to grow up overnight. Everyone always tells me, “I’m so sorry so things happened to…

INSIGHTS ON PBS HAWAI‘I: The Right of Access | Program

>>MORE THAN 50 YEARS AGO, UNDER CHIEF JUSTICE WILLIAM S. RICHARDSON, SUPREME COURT OF THE STATE OF HAWAI’I RULED THAT THE PUBLIC HAD THE RIGHT TO ACCESS ALL BEACHES THROUGHOUT OUR STATE. BUT FOR DECADES, THERE HAVE BEEN CHALLENGES, CLASHES THROUGHOUT THE ISLANDS INVOLVING ACCESS PATHWAYS THAT REACH TO OUR BEACHES. WHAT DO YOU THINK?…