Chris Vandercook

Co-Host, The Conversation

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Honolulu Council Chair on Rail; Food Innovation; History of Kakaako


Neighbor Island Perspective on Rail; Opioid Abuse on the Rise; Plant-Based Diets

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Rail Finance; Political Dog Whistles; Molokai Community Plan

The Conversation: Friday, August 25th, 2017

Aug 25, 2017
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Special Legislative Session; Thoughts from a Former Governor; Smartphone Apps for Farmers

The Conversation: Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017

Aug 23, 2017
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Surviving Funding Cuts; Alt-Right in Hawaii; Co-Working Space Opens in Honolulu

The Conversation: Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

Aug 22, 2017
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Bluefin Tuna; Local Sea Level Rise; Accessing Medical Cannabis

The Conversation: Monday, August 21st, 2017

Aug 21, 2017

North Korea Policy Failure; Smoke-Free Cars; Coming Age of Automation

The Conversation: Friday, August 18th, 2017

Aug 18, 2017
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Rail Finances; Internet Freedom; Honolulu Complete Streets

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Later School Start Time; Hokule’a Logistics; Addressing Abandoned Vehicles


ACA Rate Hikes; Kahala Beach Easement; Economic Value of the Arts

The Conversation: Monday, August 14th, 2017

Aug 14, 2017
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Affordable Rentals; Pesticides and Honey; Music from Henry Kapono and Jerry Santos

The Conversation: Friday, August 11th, 2017

Aug 11, 2017
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North Korea; Keeping Calm in Guam; Making the Case for GMO’s

The Conversation: Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

Aug 9, 2017
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American Greatness; ‘The Glass Castle’ Director; Hawaii International Music Festival

The Conversation: Tuesday, August 8th, 2017

Aug 8, 2017
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Kapolei, The Second City; Ha’iku Stairs; Neuter-Release Strategy

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Medical Marijuana; Immigrants in Hawaii; Aloha Got Soul

The Conversation: Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

Jul 19, 2017
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Aversion to the Homeless; Attorney-Client Privilege; Halting Invasive Algae

The Conversation: Tuesday, July 18th, 2017

Jul 18, 2017

Update on Travel Ban Legal Proceedings; Concerns Over Bio-Engineering; Hawaii’s Picture Brides

The Conversation: Monday, July 17th, 2017

Jul 17, 2017
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Battling Invasive Species; Costs of Climate Change; Remembering a Death at Pearl Harbor

The Conversation: Friday, July 14th, 2017

Jul 14, 2017
Concepcion Alicino

Extended conversation on PTSD in our community: Dr. James Spira; Short Film JUVENTUD: Concepcion Alicino

Extended conversation on PTSD in our community: Dr. James SpiraSpira

The Conversation: Wednesday, July 12th, 2017

Jul 12, 2017
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Top National Rail Expert Coming to Honolulu, Dr. Vukan Vuchic; Virtual Reality Homelessness Project: Brian Dote

The Conversation: Tuesday, July 11th, 2017

Jul 11, 2017
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Summer of Resistance: Tim Vandeveer;  Darice Machel McGuire "The Art Of Painting In Acrylic

The Conversation: Monday, July 10th, 2017

Jul 10, 2017
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Public Housing Tenant Rights: Victor Geminiani; Jamarek Atherton Concert: Kapono Ciotti & Kahnma

The Conversation: Friday, July 7th, 2017

Jul 7, 2017

National Education Association Meeting: HSTA President Corey Rosenlee; Downtown Honolulu show Contact 3017 Nanea Lum

The Conversation: Wednesday, July 5th, 2017

Jul 5, 2017
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CSIS North Korea: Brad Glosserman; New Movement of Young Organic Farmers: Pam Boyar

The Conversation: Monday, July 3rd, 2017

Jul 3, 2017

Patriotism in America HPU Professor Dr. Jon Davidann; Honolulu Community College Voyaging Course: Captain Robert Perkins

The Conversation: Friday, June 30th, 2017

Jun 30, 2017
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Labor dispute may shut down Matson: Gunnar Lundeberg; Masters of the Currents Casting: Leilani Chan

The Conversation: Wednesday, June 28th, 2017

Jun 28, 2017
Hawaii Department of Health

Healthcare Impacts to Hawaii; New Water Quality Notification Standards; Perfecting Public Speaking

The Conversation: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017

Jun 27, 2017
John Gotanda

Bikeshare Hawaii: Lori McCarney; Dwell Magazine Editor and Chief Amanda Dameron; HPU President John Gotanda

The Conversation: Monday, June 26th, 2017

Jun 26, 2017
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Biki's Unaffordable Pricing: Wyatt Gordon; Jon Nguyen, director of new David Lynch documentary

The Conversation: Friday, June 2, 201

Jun 2, 2017
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Adopting Paris Climate Change Accord as State Law Maxine Burkett; Elizabeth Pickett, Executive Director Hawaii Wildfire Management