The Conversation: Friday, June 30th, 2017

Jun 30, 2017

Labor dispute may shut down Matson: Gunnar Lundeberg; Masters of the Currents Casting: Leilani Chan

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Labor dispute may shut down Matson: Gunnar Lundeberg

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Gunnar Lundeberg is President of the Sailors’ Union of the Pacific, one of the unions involved in the contract negotiations with Matson

Intro Music: Who's That Lady by the Isley Brothers

Outro Music: Here Now by Sean Bones

Masters of the Currents Casting: Leilani Chan

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Theater artist Leilani Chan and her partners in TeAda Productions are creating a performance aimed at reminding a beleaguered people that they were once “Masters of the Currents” throughout the Pacific.

Intro Music: Come Alive by The Hip Abduction

Outro Music:  Romonum II (Chuuk, Micronesia) music of the South Pacific recorded by David Fanshawe

Civil Beat Reality Check

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Federal officials are working their way through public comments on Papahanaumokuakea. Some say the fishing industry wants more input in what happens next.

Outro Music: Don't Leave Me This Way by Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes

Up to 20 Million People’s Credit Scores Will Rise This Weekend: Jill Gonzales

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Tomorrow, the three major credit rating services will change what documentation they’ll require about tax liens and civil judgments. Could you be among those who will see a bump in their credit score?

Intro Music:  Call You Home (Faul and Wad Ad Remix) by Kelvin Jones

Outro Music: Been A Long Time (Waiting On Love) by The Black Crowes

How Do You Keep the Music Playing?: Rita Andriello-Feren and Patrick Feren

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Rita Andriello-Feren and Patrick Feren are the spiritual directors of Center for Spiritual Living Kauai, which presents an evening of cabaret called How Do You Keep the Music Playing? on Thursday & Friday, July 13 & 14.

Intro Music: How Do You Keep the Music Playing? by Tony Bennett, Aretha Franklin

Outro Music: Ukulele and Chill by Cody G