Medical Marijuana; Immigrants in Hawaii; Aloha Got Soul
Proposed Changes to Immigration Regulations and Local Impacts: John Eagan
Proposed restrictions on legal immigration to the U.S. stand to have a particularly powerful impact on Hawaii’s immigrant community.
Intro Music: Radio Daze by The Roots
Outro Music: The Last Ones Standing by Tep No
Rainbow Film Festival: Richard Kuwada and Brent Anbe
The Honolulu Gay & Lesbian Cultural Foundation is presenting the 28th Annual Honolulu Rainbow Film Festival, one of the longest-running LGBT film festivals in the country.
Intro Music: Everything Now by Arcade Fire
Outro Music: Balloons - Radio Edit by Nils Hoffmann
Civil Beat Reality Check
Drive on any back road in Hawaii, and you’re likely to find one or more abandoned cars. Junk cars are easily ditched and a lot tougher to get rid of legally than they used to be, and the result is an island-wide problem that is getting out of control.
Outro Music: The Meadow by Cat Clyde
Will Hawaii Ever Get Medical Cannabis?: Brian Goldstein
Medical marijuana has been the law of the land in Hawaii for years. So where is it?
Outro Music: Signs of Life by Arcade Fire
Aloha Got Soul: Roger Bong
Aloha Got Soul is a multifaceted portal into Hawaii culture. It includes a blog, Soundcloud mixes, DJ events, a record label and a party pop up that was recently received warmly in Japan.
Intro Music: Just Don't Come Back by Roy & Roe (Aloha Got Soul album)
Outro Music: Yesterday's Love by Aura (Aloha Got Soul album)