The Conversation: Tuesday, July 11th, 2017

Jul 11, 2017

Summer of Resistance: Tim Vandeveer;  Darice Machel McGuire "The Art Of Painting In Acrylic

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Summer of Resistance: Tim Vandeveer

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The Summer of Resistance and Renewal starts now. The countrywide organizing comes from the Democratic National Committee. Hawaii party chair Tim Vandeveer joins us

Intro Music: Corn on the Cob by Acrylic Clouds

Outro Music: Come Together by The Beatles

Darice Machel McGuire "The Art Of Painting In Acrylic”

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Acrylic painting can be a great way for aspiring artists to get their feet wet; we’ll hear how to get started from Darice McGuire, co-author of “The Art of Acrylic Painting”

Intro Music: One in Seven by Acrylics

Outro Music: Jane-o by Zoot Sims Quartet

Civil Beat Reality Check

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A tiny island is home to what’s called Oahu’s last Hawaiian fishing village. It’s helping to reclaim a way of life but residents are concerned they may lose their longtime lease with the state.

Intro Music: Just Can’t Get Enough by Depeche Mode

Net Neutrality Day is July 12: Chris Conybeare

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Some of the largest websites will participate with thousands of others to protest an FCC plan to slash the legal framework for an open Internet. Media Council Hawaii president Chris Conybeare details tomorrow’s day of action for net neutrality.

Intro Music: My Computer by Sounds

Outro Music: Computer Music by Daniel Campbell

Kauai Tiny Homes HHA Executive Director: Robin Puanani Danner

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Homestead Housing Authority’s tiny home pilot project on Kauai is the latest effort to break the logjam over affordable housing in Hawaii.

Intro Music: Home by Hollow Coves

Outro Music: Coming Home by Leon Bridges