GMOs; Tibet Trip; Child Welfare Proceedings Lawsuit; Maui Pops
It’s Thursday, January 9 – From HPR2, it’s The Conversation
Dr. Hector Valenzuela is an Extension Crop Specialist at the University of Hawaii ‘s College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources. He’s part of a panel discussion tonight at the Moilili Community Center.
Intro Music: Wake Up by Arcade Fire
Outro Music: Backyard Quiz Theme by Jon de Mello
Dr. Zeal Okogeri is the author of Journey to Freedom: the Power of Resilience. He’s leading a trip to Tibet in July of this year.
Intro Music: Lhasa Pumo by Yungchen Lhamo
Outro Music: Shambala by Beastie Boys
Nalani Fujimori Kaina is the Executive Director of the Legal Aid Society of Hawai`i, It’s the oldest and largest statewide non-profit organization providing free legal services to the poor. Legal Aid was one of the groups to call for the Hawaii Supreme Court’s review of a case to give poor parents an appointed attorney in welfare proceedings.
Intro Music: Human – Tin Tin Out Mix by Pretenders
Outro Music: Turning Into Stone by Phantogram
Jim Durham is the conductor of the Maui Pops Orchestra, which is presenting “Broadway Pops – Dancing and Romancing” on January 19th at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center.
Intro Sounds: Scherzo for Motorcycle by Boston Pops Orchestra
Outro Music: Cheek To Cheek by Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong