Price of Paradise (POP) Recordings and Commentaries

Hawaii Public Radio broadcast Price of Paradise (POP) shows from 1993 to 1998. The overarching goal was to promote viewpoint diversity and increase the level of activity in Hawaii’s marketplace of ideas. The Honolulu Advertiser often published commentaries by POP Radio guests the morning of a show, and KHON TV-2 News frequently aired a companion report that evening.

Political Corruption. Senator Richard Matsuura, chairman of Senate special investigative committee holding hearings on the Senate’s procurement system and the Employee Retirement System, and Bob Rees, a UH instructor on business and American Studies (Nov. 1993) Part 1 Transcript in Honolulu Star-Bulletin Related Book Chapter

Campaign Finance Concerns. Campaign Spending Commission Executive Director Bob Watada, political insider Don Clegg, League of Women Voters president Arleen Kim Ellis, lobbyist Red Morris, UH Professor Neal Milner, head of Hawaii’s Green Party Kioni Dudley, Common Cause Hawaii head Desmond Byrne, and state Senator Mary George by phone (3/17/1996) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Campaign Finance Reform. Campaign Finance Executive Director Bob Watada, League of Women Voters Vice President Janet Mason, and Hawaii Pacific University Professor of Economics and Political Science Ken Schoolland (6/14/1998) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Critics of the Hawaii Supreme Court. Senior partner in the firm of Case Myrdal Bigelow & Lombardi, Daniel H. Case, and senior partner in the firm of Ashford & Wriston, Clinton R. Ashford; both are former presidents of the Hawaii State Bar Association (8/4/1996) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

A Response to Critics of the Hawaii Supreme Court. Former Chief Justice William S. Richardson and former Intermediate Court of Appeals Judge Walter Heen respond to criticism by Dan Case and Clinton Ashford in a prior show (9/1/1996) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentary

Dueling Historians: Debating the Overthrow I. Descendant of Lorrin A. Thurston (who was a leader of the 1893 overthrow of the Hawaiian monarchy) and former owner of The Honolulu Advertiser, Thurston Twigg-Smith, and University of Hawaii Professor of Hawaiian Studies Daviana McGregor (9/7/1997) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries I Companion Commentaries II Companion Commentaries III

Dueling Historians: Debating the Overthrow II.  Thurston Twigg-Smith and Daviana McGregor  (9/14/1997) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Bishop Estate Controversy and Trustee Selection. Former Principal of Kamehameha Schools Gladys Brandt, retired judge of the State Intermediate Court of Appeals Walter Heen, senior Federal District Court Judge Samuel King, and University of Hawaii law professor Randall Roth (12/28/1997) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentary PHOTO

Talking Story with Two Bishop Estate Trustees. Former President of the State Senate Richard “Dickie” Wong, and lawyer Gerry Jervis (5/21/1995)  Part 1 Part 2  Companion Commentary

Bishop Estate 1997 Master’s Report. Trust lawyer Carroll Taylor (11/21/1997) Part 1 Part 2 1997 Master’s Report

Bishop Estate Debate. Bishop Estate Trustee Oz Stender and Executive Director of Common Cause Hawaii Desmond Byrne (3/5/1994) Part 1

Climate Change and its Impact. University of Hawaii Professors Tom Giambelluca, Fred McKenzie, and Tom Schroeder (10/1/1995) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Traffic Congestion. University of Hawaii Economics Professor Lou Rose and Oahu Metro Planning Organization Executive Director Gordon Lum (9/3/1995) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Legalized Gambling. Maui Mayor Linda Lingle, House Speaker Joe Souki, U.S. Attorney Steve Alm, CPA Joseph Toy, Outrigger President David Carey, Institute for the Study of Gambling Director Bill Eadington (10/8/1995) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Labor Unions in Hawaii. State Senator and President of Small Business Hawaii Sam Slom, and labor activist and University of Hawaii regent Ah Quon McElrath (8/31/1997) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Labor Unions in Hawaii. UHPA Executive Director J.N. Musto, Financial Sec. of Local 5 HERE Tony Rutledge, and UH Director of Labor Education Center Bill Puette (4/27/1994) Part 1 Part 2

Who Runs the University of Hawaii? Physicist, author, and longtime UH professor and administrator David Yount and UH regent Stuart Ho  (2/4/1996) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentary I Companion Commentary II Companion Commentary III

Ethnic Humor. Political Cartoonist Corky Trinidad and Comedian Frank DeLima (8/6/1995) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentary

Ethnic humor. Specialist in the Student Equity, Excellence & Diversity Program at the University of Hawaii Jonathan Y. Okamura and Song Writer (for Frank DeLima) Patrick Downes (3/22/1998) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentary

Land Development vs. Environmental Protection. Land Use Research Foundation Exec. Dir. Dan Davidson, Attorney Bill Tam, Consultant Maile Bay, and State Director of Planning Rick Egged (6/28/1998) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Environmental Regulation. Sierra Club Legal Defense Attorney Paul Achitoff, Honolulu County Wastewater Director Cheryl Okuma-Sepe, and private environmental attorney Lisa Munger (3/3/1996) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Regulating Paradise. University of Hawaii Law Professor David Callies and State Director of Planning Harold Masumoto (May 1994) Part 1

Land Use Enforcement. University of Hawaii Law Professor David Callies and City & County of Honolulu Director of Land Utilization Donn Clegg (7/10/1994) Part 1 Part 2

Should We Abolish the Land Use Commission? Lawyer and member of the Land Use Commission Allen K. Hoe and Kudo Professor of Law at the University of Hawaii School of Law David L. Callies (9/21/1997) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Balancing Individual Rights with Community Interests. Former Directors of Land Utilization for the City and County of Honolulu, John Whalen and Don Clegg (9/10/1995) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Land Use in Hawaii. University of Hawaii Agricultural and Resource Economics Professor Peter Garrod and CEO of Group 70 International (an architecture and planning firm) Francis Oda (January 1994) Part 1

Water War in Hawaii. Former Water Commission members Dick Cox and Michael Chun, who also is President of Kamehameha Schools (9/25/1994) Part 1 Part 2

Hawaii’s Environment. Guest host Bruce Voss with Director of Environmental Health Bruce Anderson and environmental consultant Susan Miller (10/30/1994) Part 1 Part 2

Judicial Selection. Sam King, Momi Cazimero, and Jim Koshiba (7/19/1998) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries I Companion Commentaries II Photo at HPR

Judicial Independence. Chief Justice Ronald Moon and Judge Michael Town (8/16/1998) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentary Justices’ Response to Broken Trust Essay Followed by the Authors’ Response to the Justices

Justice on Trial: O.J. Simpson and the Jury System. U.S. District Court Judge Sam King and trial attorney Jackie Earle (10/22/1995) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Candidates for Prosecutor on Hawaii’s Criminal Justice System. Former supervising deputy prosecutors Randal Yoshida, Peter B. Carlisle, and David Arakawa (6/16/1996) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Abortion. Associate director for Hawaii Right to Life Holly Born and Republican Eve Anderson of the State House of Representatives (8/11/1996) Part I Part 2 Companion Commentaries Part 1

Physician-assisted suicide. University of Hawaii Medical School Professors S.Y. Tan and Norman Goldstein (12/17/1995) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Physician-assisted suicide. Emeritus professor of medicine at the University of Hawaii Max Botticelli, University of Chicago Constitutional/ Law Professor Cass Sunstein, and Director of the Maui County Catholic School Ministry Office Sister Roselani Enomoto (5/25/1997) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Welfare. Democratic Party Chair Richard Port & Businessman Cliff Slater (1/7/1996) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries I Companion Commentaries II

Gas prices. Chevron representative and deputy attorney general plus UH Professor David McClain and Economist Leroy Laney (3/29/1998) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentary

Do we have “too much” government? Pacific Business News columnist George Mason and UH Professor Dolores Foley (August 1993) Part 1 Transcript in Honolulu Star-Bulletin

Can UH Afford a Big-Time Sports Program? Honolulu Advertiser editor David Polhemus and UH Athletic Director Jim Donovan (8/30/1998) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentary I Companion Commentary II

Ken Mortimer 1994 Interview. University of Hawaii President Kenneth P. Mortimer (8/7/1994) Part 1 Part 2 Subsequent News Article

Ken Mortimer 1995 Interview. University of Hawaii President Kenneth P. Mortimer (4/23/1995) Part 1 Part 2

Ken Mortimer 1998 Interview. University of Hawaii President Kenneth P. Mortimer  (4/5/1998) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentary I Companion Commentary II

UH and Hawaii’s economic recovery. Dean of the School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology at the University of Hawaii C. Barry Raleigh, Parsons Brinckerhoff Quade & Douglas vice president Stanley K. Kawaguchi, and political science professor Dean Neubauer (3/15/1998) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Budget Crisis at UH. Social Science Dean Richard Dubanoski, Manoa Vice-Chancellor Carol Eastman and English Professor George Simson (10/29/1995) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Affirmative Action at the UH Law School. Assistant Law School Dean and Director of Admissions Joanne Punu and former state senator Mary George (6/30/1998) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Affirmative Action. State Director on Affirmative Action Jackie Young and Labor Lawyer Jared Jossem (5/14/1995) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

UH Law School Admissions Controversy. Law School Assistant Dean Joanne Punu and Dean Emeritus Dick Miller (11/27/1994) Part 1 Part 2 Related News Article

Discussion of Thurston Twigg-Smith’s Book about the Overthrow. Senior U.S. District Court Judge Samuel P. King, Executive Director of the Native Hawaiian Legal Corp. Mahealani Kamau’u, and UH Law School professor Jon Van Dyke (4/12/1998) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries I Companion Commentaries II See also Companion Commentary I Companion Commentary II Companion Commentary III Companion Commentary IV Companion Commentary V Companion Commentary VI Companion Commentary VII

The Native Hawaiian Vote. Attorney Jim Mee, attorney Haydon Aluli representing two members of the Hawaiian Sovereignty Elections Council, litigant Lela Hubbard, UH law school professor Jon Van Dyke, and attorney John Goemans (8/25/1996) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Native Hawaiian Gathering Rights: The PASH Study Group Report. Trustee of the Office of Hawaiian Affairs Hannah K. Springer, retired state Intermediate Court of Appeals judge Walter Heen, and Executive Director of the Land Use Research Foundation of Hawaii Dan Davidson (1/25/1998) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Hawaiian Autonomy I.  State Representative Ed Case, Governor of Ka Lahui Hawai’i Mililani B. Trask, Attorney William Meheula, Chair of the Office of Hawaiian Affairs A. French DeSoto, Chairman of the Hawaii Homes Commission Kali Watson, and former state legislator and former trustee of the Office of Hawaiian Affairs Kinau Kamali’i (1/11//1998) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries Companion Commentaries I Companion Commentaries II

Ethnic Relations: Are We Getting Along? UH Professors Daviana McGreghor, Jonathan Okumura and Peter Manicus plus UH Administrator Amy Agbayani with high school students (5/19/1996) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Violent Criminals and Overcrowded Prisons. University of Chicago Law School professor Dan Kahan, Honolulu’s prosecuting attorney Peter B. Carlisle, and civil rights lawyer and former executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union Dan Foley (4/13/1997) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries I Companion Commentaries II

Prison Crowding in Hawaii. Public Safety Department official Martha Tomey and former Deputy Attorney General Tom Farrell (12/10/1995) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries I Companion Commentaries II

Crime & Punishment in Hawaii. Honolulu Police Chief Michael Nakamura and Director of Prison Services Ted Sakai (5/29/1995) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentary

Crime and Punishment in Hawaii. Visiting law professor Ken Williams, Director of Prison Services Ted Sakai, and State Representative Quentin Kawananakoa (3/10/1996) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries HPR “wrap” of this show

Prison Crowding in Hawaii. John Howard Society President Jerry Riordan and UH Professor of Sociology Gene Kasselbaum (10/9/1994) Part 1 Part 2

Car Insurance Regulation. Senator Donna Ikeda and Insurance Company Executive Linda Gilchrist (1/14/1996) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Car Insurance Reform. Director of Public Affairs in Hawaii for Hawaii State Farm Insurance Carolyn Fujioka and consumer law attorney Janice Kim (3/31/1996) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Child Abuse in Hawaii. Former Advertiser reporter and court-appointed attorney for parents and guardian for children in family court cases Janice Wolf and a court-appointed attorney for parents in family court cases Keith Shigetomi (3/1/1998) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Journalism in Hawaii–The Press. Star-Bulletin publisher and editor John Flanagan, Advertiser editor Jim Gatti and UH journalism professor Tom Brislin (2/18/1996) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentary

Porteus Hall controversy. UH Professor Emeritus of psychology Ronald C. Johnson, UH Professor of Sociology and director of the Liberal Studies program Peter T. Manicus, and UH Economics professor Jim Mak (2/1/1998) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries I Companion Commentaries II

The Natatorium. Kaimana Beach Coalition’s Rick Bernstein, city managing director Robert J. Fishman, and deputy director of the state Department of Health Bruce Anderson (4/26/1998) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries I Companion Commentaries II

Niihau and the Robinson Family. Keith Robinson (4/19/1998) Part 1 Part 2

Homelessness and Mental Illness II. Director of the Queen’s Medical Center’s Counseling and Clinical Service and associate professor of psychiatry at the UH Medical School Dr. Barry Carlton, psychiatrist Margaret Copi, and Coordinator of the Honolulu Police Department’s Project Outreach Sharon Black (4/28/1996) Part I Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Mental Illness in Hawaii I. Executive Director of the Oahu Alliance for the Mentally Ill Fran Smith, Attorney David Rammler of Protection and Advocacy Agency of Hawaii and Dr. Stephen B. Kemble (4/21/1996) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Waiahole Ditch Controversy. Attorneys Alan Murakami and Douglas MacDougal; Fred Trotter and Rae Loui (7/9/1995) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Debating the Public’s Right to Know. Senator Milton Holt and Common Cause President Desmond Byrne (6/11/1995) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Should We Build a New UH Campus in West Oahu? Attorney General Margery Bronster, UH Administrator Bruce Bergland, and UH Professor of Economics Sumner La Croix (2/25/1996) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries I Companion Commentaries II Companion Commentaries III

Legalize Prostitution? Waikiki Health Center outreach worker Rev. Pam Vessels, HPD Vice Division Captain Kenneth Tano, HOPE spokesperson Tracy Ryan and Representative Mary Jane McMurdo (1/28/1996) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Tax Crackdown.  Director of Taxation Ray Kamikawa and attorney Stephen Pingree  (3/24/1996) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Privatization of Government Services. Mayor of Maui County Linda Lingle  (4/27/1997) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentary

Ceded Lands Controversy. Chairman of the Office of Hawaiian Affairs Clayton Hee and state representative Ed Case (4/20/1997) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Are We Winning the War on Drugs? UH Professor Don Topping and former U.S. Attorney Dan Bent (7/23/1995) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Hawaii’s troubled economy. Chief economist of the State Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism Pearl Imada Iboshi, Honolulu businesswoman Kathryn Bilkiss, and operator of a family farm in Waiahole Valley Charles Reppun (5/11/1997) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries I Companion Commentaries II

Protecting the Environment. Patricia Tummons, founder of ENVIRONMENT HAWAII newsletter and Kirk R. Smith, an East-West Center Senior Fellow and Program on Environment Coordinator  (10/8/1993)  Part 1   

Public Education in Hawaii. Executive Director of the Hawaii State Teachers Association Joan Husted, Retired Punahou President Rod McPhee, and former University of Hawaii Dean of Education John Dolly (12/3/1995) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Capitalism in Paradise. University of Hawaii Ethnic Studies Professor and capitalism critic Noel Jacob Kent, and Bank of Hawaii Chief Economist Paul Brewbaker (7/7/1996) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentary I Companion Commentary II Photo

Corruption in Government Procurement. Senator Richard Matsuura, chairman of the Senate’s special investigative committee, and Bill Wood, free-lance journalist and former Hawaii Investor magazine editor (November 1993) Part 1

Hawaii’s Political Culture of Going Along to Get Along. Real estate developer Jack Myers and former Fasi Administration official Bob Dye (8/18/1996) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries I Companion Commentaries II Companion Commentaries III

Thomas P. Gill on Machine Politics. Former U.S. Congressman, Lieutenant Governor, and Democratic Party Oahu County Chairman from 1954 to 1958 (November 1993) Part 1

HECO Power Lines. Executive director of Life of the Land Henry Curtis, HECO executive Chuck Freedman and HECO project manager Kerstan J. Wong (7/6/1997) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Same-Sex Marriage. Sexual Orientation Commissioners Jim Hochberg and Kuumealoha Gomes, Deputy Attorney General Steve Michaels, and civil rights lawyer Dan Foley (11/26/1995) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Same-sex marriage and gun control. Senate Judiciary Committee Chair Rey Graulty and civil rights attorney Dan Foley (June 1994) Part 1 Part 2

Racial Slurs. Executive Director of Hawaii Civil Rights Commission Bill Hoshijo and attorney Jeff Portnoy (6/21/1998) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

The Waihee Legacy I. Governor John Waihee responds to critics (8/14/1994) Part1 Part 2

The Waihee Legacy II. Governor John Waihee sets the record straight (8/21/1994) Part 1 Part 2

Memminger’s Hawaii. Columnist Charlie Memminger talks about his new book and John Waihee about media coverage of politics in Hawaii (5/12/1996) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentary

Media Coverage of Political Campaigns (POP ’94). Anne Harpham, Managing Editor of The Honolulu Advertiser; Kent Baker, News Director of KHON Channel 2; and Charles Freedman, Vice President of Corporate Relations for Hawaiian Electric Company (6/5/1994) Part 1 Part 2

TV Journalism in Hawaii. KHON general manager and news director Kent Baker, KITV news director Wally Zimmermann and UH journalism professor Gerald Kato (2/11/1996) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Drug Policy in Hawaii. Campaign consultant for Arizona’s Proposition 200 Sam Vagenas, Vice President of the Drug Policy Forum of Hawaii Pam Lichty, Circuit Court Judge who pioneered the Drug Court program James Aiona, and First Deputy prosecuting attorney Iwalani White (5/17/1998) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Drug Policy in Hawaii. Hawaii Drug Policy Options Group Co-founder Pam Lichty, social worker and executive director of the Coalition for a Drug-Free Hawaii Sandra Lacar, Dr. Bernie Poner and Police Captain Kenneth Tano (9/29/1996) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Conservative Politics. Co-chair of Hawaii’s Future Today, pastor of the House of Prayer Church and chairman of the architectural firm Group 70 International Francis Oda, plus UH professor Ira Rohter and retired bank executive Jack Hoag (7/27/1997) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Change in Hawaii Over the last 50 Years. UH Law Professor Eric Yamamoto and Journalist/Author Tom Coffman (April 1993) Part 1

The New Big-5 and Old-style Cronyism. Chuck Freedman, Hawaiian Electric Company Vice President of Corporate Relations, and Jerry Burris, Honolulu Advertiser Editorial Page Editor (10/30/1993) Part 1

Public Education in Hawaii. Rod McPhee, Punahou School president, Karen Knudsen, Board of Education member, and Sharon Mahoe, President of the Hawaii State Teachers Association (Nov. 1993) Part 1 Part 2

K-12 Education in Hawaii. Punahou President James Scott (5/26/1996) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentary

Economic Woes. Bank of Hawaii Chief Economist Paul Brewbaker (2/22/1998) Part 1 Part 2 Photo

Civic Renewal. Advertiser page editor Jerry Burris, bank executive Robbie Alm and State Senator Mike McCartney (1/4/1998) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

First Amendment Issues. University of Hawaii Law Professor Jon Van Dyke and civil rights attorney Dan Foley (6/12/1994) Part 1 Part 2

Leadership in Hawaii. Campbell Estate Trustee David Heenan and UH History Professor Dan Boylan (7/2/1995) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentary I Companion Commentary II

Improving Hawaii’s Economy. DBED&T Director Seiji Naya, UH Business Professor David McClain, and BOH Chief Economist Paul Brewbaker (9/17/1995) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Small Business in Hawaii. Sam Slom, small businessman and head of Small Business Hawaii, and Cliff Slater, two-time Small Businessman of the Year (2/5/1994) Part 1

Reinventing Government. Author Ted Gaebler and Former Government Official Robbie Alm (9/4/1994) Part 1 Part 2

Hawaii’s Future. Honolulu Advertiser Editor George Chaplin and retired Campbell Estate Trustee Herb Cornuelle (2/18/1994) Part 1 Photo

Hawaii’s Future: Lucky we live Hawaii? Star-Bulletin columnist A.A. “Bud” Smyser and retired Campbell Estate Trustee Herb Cornuelle (July 1993) Part 1 Photo

The Future of Hawaii. Futurist James Dator and Sociologist Peter Adler (April 1994) Part 1

Bishop Estate Update. UH Law Professor Randall Roth (8/16/1998) Part 1 Part 2

Hawaiian Sovereignty Organizations. Kekuni Blaisdell (Ka Pakaukau), Kea/ii Gora (Ka Lahui) and Blossom Feiteira (Nation of Hawaii) (8/13/95) Part 1 Part 2

Hawaiian Sovereignty, The Big Picture. Former Director of State Planning Norma Wong, Sovereignty election commission member Bill Meheula, State Representative Quentin Kawananakoa, OHA Chairman Clayton Hee, Hawaiian Home Lands Chairman Kali Watson, and Bishop Estate trustee Oswald Sender (8/27/95) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries I Companion Commentaries II

Sovereignty: The Kanalua Gang. Attorneys Clinton Ashford and Jim Mee plus historian Walter Judd (8/20/95) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries I Companion Commentaries II

Hawaiian Sovereignty. Lawyer Bill Meheula, Duke University law professor Paul Carrington, and retired businessman Bob Midkiff (2/12/95) Part 1 Part 2

Annexation Debate. Nation Within author Tom Coffman with Jim Mee, Thurston Twigg-Smith, and David Farmer (8/9/1998) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentary I Companion Commentary II Companion Commentary III Companion Commentary IV Companion Commentary V Companion Commentary VI Companion Commentary VII

Political Agenda for 1994. Advertiser Editorial Page Editor Jerry Burris and Hawaiian Electric Company Vice-President of Community Relations Chuck Freedman (4/12/1994) Part 1 Part 2

Women in Politics. Guest host Diane Chang with Lt. Gov. Mazie Hirono and Domestic Violence Clearinghouse Executive Director Nanci Kreidman (11/12/95) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentary

Hawaii’s Future. Honolulu Advertiser Editorial Page Editor Jerry Burris, Mediator Peter Adler, and UH Professor Tom Brislin (11/12/97) Part 1 Part 2

Tourism in Hawaii. Outrigger Hotel CEO Richard Kelley and United Airlines Senior Vice­ President Emeritus William Speicher (March 1994) Part 1 Companion Commentary

Tourism in Troubled Times. UH Professor of Economics James Mak and UH Distinguished Professor of Travel Industry Management Ken Tucker (4/9/1994) PART 1

Hawaiian Autonomy II. Peter Apo, Peter Adler, and Ed Case (1/18/1998) Part 1 Part 2

Hawaiian Sovereignty: Nation Within by Tom Coffman & Do The Facts Matter by Thurston Twigg-Smith. Chuck Freedman, John Toplinski, Sam King, Jim Mee, David Forman, and Thurston Twigg-Smith (8/9/98) Part 1 Part 2 PART 1 PART 2 Companion Commentary I Companion Commentary II Companion Commentary III Companion Commentary IV Companion Commentary V Companion Commentary VI Companion Commentary VII

Health Care Reform. UH Professor of Business Frank Abou-Sayf and UH Medical School Professor George Bussey (8/21/94) Part 1 Part 2

Health Care Revolution. HMSA‘s Fred Fortin, UH Ethics Professor Ken Kipnis, and Emergency Room Physician Fred Holschuh (7/12/98) Part 1 Part 2

Confidentiality of Medical Records. Medical Director of Queen’s Health Plans Dr. George Bussey and Health-Reform Activist Dr. Arleen Johasson-Meyers (7/5/98) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Is Government in Hawaii Too Big? Labor Economist Bill Boyd and former Chamber of Commerce President Paul Lister (1/21/96) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Hawaii’s Congressional Delegation. Peter Rosegg, a long-time editorial writer, reporter and reviewer for the Honolulu Advertiser and 1992-93 American Political Science Association Congressional Fellow (1/2/1994) Part 1

Gun Control and Public Safety. John M. Olin Law and Economics fellow at the University of Chicago John R. Lott, Visiting Scholar at Northwestern University/University of Chicago Joint Center for Poverty Research Jens Ludwig, University of Chicago’s Divinity School graduate Jeffrey Conte and director of federal policy for the Violence Policy Center Kristen Rand (6/24/98) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries I Companion Commentaries II Part 1 Part 2

The Economic Revitalization Task Force. Executive director of Hawaii Youth Service Network Bob Bonar, chair of the People’s Water Conference Charley Ice, and state senator and president of Small Business Hawaii Sam Slom (5/3/98) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Hawaii’s Economic Future. Members of the Economic Revitalization Task Force — Vice Chairman of Bank of Hawaii Thomas C. Leppert, president of Omnitrak Group Patricia Loui, Representative Tom Okamura, and freelance writer and former editor of The Advertiser’s editorial pages John Griffin (10/26/97) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Should tax money fund the arts? Director of the Honolulu Academy of Ans George R. Ellis and former chairman of the Hawaii Libertarian Party and professor of economics and political science at Hawaii Pacific University Ken Schoolland (10/19/97) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Welfare Reform. Retired union social worker and University of Hawaii regent Ah Quon McElrath, former state legislator and candidate for governor and businessman Fred Hemmings, and welfare administrator for the state Department of Human Services Kristine Foster (10/12/97) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Juvenile Justice (with brief comments about Broken Trust critique in that morning’s newspaper). Principal investigator on the Hawaii Youth Gang Project and Professor of Women’s Studies at the University of Hawaii Meda Chesney-Lind, Senior Judge of the Family Court Michael Town and First Deputy Prosecutor for the city of Honolulu lwalani White (8/17/97) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries I Companion Commentaries II

Bishop Estate One Day After Publication of Broken Trust Essay. Federal Judge Sam King, Retired Intermediate Court of Appeal Judge Walter Heen and State Representative Ed Case (8/10/97) Part 1 Part 2 Star-Bulletin Lead Story with Link to Broken Trust Essay Response to Broken Trust Essay

Sexual Predators and Megan’s law. Parole officer with the Hawaii Paroling Authority Kathy Shimata, director of the Sex Abuse Treatment Center Adriana Ramelli, psychotherapist Connie Brinton and lawyer with the American Civil Liberties Union Tom Heinrich 7/20/97) Part I Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Smoking Regulation. Retired IBM systems engineer and president of Hawaii Smokers’ Rights and Waikiki entertainer Keith Haugen (7/13/97) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

The Future of Waikiki. Mel Kaneshige from Outrigger Hotels and Don Bremner from Waikiki Improvement Association (7/26/1998) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Hawaii’s economy. Political scientist Dan Boylan, worker activist Jim Brewer, and publisher­ emeritus George Mason (6/29/97) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Hawaii’s public schools. Chair of the State Board of Education Karen Knudsen, former president of Punahou School Rod McPhee, and president of the Hawaii State Teachers Association June Motokawa (6/15/97) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Gun control. University of Chicago School of Law John M. Olin Law and Economics Fellow John R. Lott, Jr. and Hawaii State House of Representatives minority floor Leader Cynthia Thielen (6/8/97) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries I

Civic Activism. Leaders of the “POP ’94” community effort, including Bud Smyser, George Chaplin, Chuck Freedman, and Jerry Burris  (10/27/96) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries Photo

Battle of the Titans: Donna Ikeda Debating Sam Slom.  Powerful state senator and vice president of Grand Pacific Life Insurance Co., Donna Ikeda, debates her opponent in the upcoming election, the Executive Director of Small Business Hawaii, Sam Slom (10/20/96) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Endangered Species in Hawaii. Honolulu lawyer Paul S. Aoki, resource analyst for the Sierra Club Legal Defense Fund Marjorie Ziegler, administrator for the Division of Forestry and Wildlife of the Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources Michael Buck, and general planner of McCandless Ranch Cynthia Salley (10/13/96) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries I Companion Commentaries II

Kamehameha Schools “Lead” Trustee. Kamehameha Schools/Bishop Estate trustee Lokelani Lindsey (10/6/96) Commentary

Congressional Candidates Neil Abercrombie and Orson Swindle Debate the Issues (9/22/96) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Religion and Politics in Hawaii. Coordinator of the Hawaii Catholic Conference and organizer of the lobbying group Hawaii’s Future Today, Marc Alexander (9/15/96) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Can Land Development Coexist with Native Hawaiian Land-Use Rights Under PASH? Partner in Damon Key Boeken Leong Kupchak and specialist in constitutional law Kenneth Kupchak, chair of the Maui/Lana ‘i Island Burial Council Dana Naone Hall, plus Isaac Hall and Peter L’Orange (9/8/96) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Supreme Court Decision in Public Access Shoreline Hawaii (PASH) Case. University of Chicago Law School professor Richard A. Epstein, attorney John Jubinsky, and attorneys for the Native Hawaiian Legal Corp. Arnold L. Lum and David M. Forman (6/22/97) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Sexual Harassment in the Work Place. President of Hawaii Star Bar Association and attorney with Alston Hunt Floyd & lng Ellen Godbey Carson, attorney Cynthia Winegar of Watanabe Ing & Kawashima, Dean of the U.H. law school Lawrence Foster, and President of Page Hawaii Sam Teague (7/28/96) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

The Aging of Hawaii. UH emeritus professor of medicine Max G. Botticelli, M.D., director of corporate communications for Aloha Tower Marketplace Sam Shenkus and retired research fellow of the Est-West Center’s Population Institute Eleanor C. Nordyke (7/14/96) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

QUEST and Hawaii Healthcare. Administrator of the Med-Quest Division of the State Department of Human Services Winifred Odo, Executive Director of the Hawaii State Primary Care Association Bert Giesting, past president of the Hawaii Medical Association Fred C. Holschuh, M.D., and Medical Director for Queen’s Hawaii Care Dr. George D. Bussey (6/9/96) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Hawaii’s Health Care System. UH Poli1ical Science Professor Deane Neubauer and UH Medical School Professor S. Y. Tan (4/9/1995) Part 1 Part 2

The Jones Act’s Impact on Hawaii. State of Hawaii’s Consumer Advocate Charles Totto, Matson Navigation Co. Manager of Marine Operations Robert J. Murray and Vice President Philip M. Grill, former member of the Federal Maritime Commission Rob Quarrel, Acting Executive Director of the Hawaii Shippers’ Council Mike Hansen, kama’aina Maui rancher and president of the Hawaii Cattlemen’s Council Sumner Erdman (6/2/96) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

The Budget Crisis. House Finance Committee Chairman Calvin Say and UH Professor of Business Economics Jack Suyderhoud (12/31/95) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentary

Evaluating & Advising Governor Cayetano. Honolulu Advertiser Editorial page editor Jerry Burris (11/19/95) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries I Companion Commentaries II

Do We Need Another CON CON? Guest host Peter Adler with former CON CON Chairman Bill Paty, legislator Jim Shon, Star-Bulletin columnist Bud Smyser and MidWeek columnist Dan Boylan (11/5/95) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Beach Liability and County Immunity. Tort lawyer lobbyist Bob Toyofuku, UH Law Associate Dean Hazel Beh and Water Safety Head Ralph Goto (10/15/95) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Government’s Role in Human Services. Guest host Tom Mitrano, DHS Director Susan Chandler and Waikiki Health Center Director Frank Chong (9/24/95) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries

Hawaii’s Brain Drain. UH Business Economics Professor Jack Suyderhoud, plus Mehana Blaich, Judd Yamane and Douglas Jenkins (7/30/95) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentary

Why People Hate Government. Representative Alex Santiago, Political insider Norma Wong, UH Professor Kem Lowry (7/16/95) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentary

Economic Lessons from New Zealand. Fletcher-Pacific President Murray Bawden and UH Business Professor David McClain (6/25/95) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentary

Elevating Politics. Retired Republican legislator Mary George, Advertiser Editor Jerry Burris and Democrat legislator Tom Okamura (6/18/95) Part 1 Part 2

Funding the Symphony. Retired journalist Jim Becker, Symphony Society Board member Betsy Chapman, and Symphony Orchestra Executive Director Tom Bennett (6/4/95) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentary

Rookie Legislators Part 1 Part 2

Contract With America and Its Impact on Hawaii. Recent Congressional candidate Orson Swindle and UH Professor Deane Neubauer (4/30/95)

Hawaii’s Fiscal Crisis. House Finance Committee Chair Calvin Say and Tax Foundation President Lowell Kalapa (4/16/95) PART 1 PART 2

Tort Reform. Attorney Ben Sakuda, Hawaii Insurance Council President Linda Gilchrist, and UH Visiting Law Professor Paul Carrington (3/26/95) Part 1 Part 2

Open Forum. Star-Bulletin Editorial Page Editor Diane Chang and Columnist Bud Smyser (3/19/95) Part 1 Part 2

Long-Term Care. UH Professor of Social Work Oscar Kurren, UH Professor of Medicine Patricia Blanchette, and care facility administrator Stanley Snodgrass (3/12/95) Part 1 Part 2

Hawaii’s Futures. UH Futurist Jim Dator and UH Economist Jack Suyderhoud (3/5/95) Part 1 Part 2 Photo

Open Forum. Advertiser Editorial Page Editor Jerry Burris (2/26/95) Part 1 Part 2

Human Services. DHS Director Susan Chandler and Director of Catholic Charities Tom Dinell (2/19/95) Part 1 Part 2

Hawaii’s Fiscal Crisis. State Director of Budget & Finance Earl Anzai and Tax Foundation President Lowell Kalapa (2/5/95) Part 1 Part 2

Conversation with Harold Masumoto. Former Director of State Planning and current President of the Research Corporation of UH (RCUH), Harold Masumoto (1/29/95) Part 1 Part 2

Hawaii’s Business Climate. Small businessman Norm Nichols and business journalist Bill Wood (1/22/95) Part 1 Part 2

Bill Wood interview. Business journalist Bill Wood (1993) Part 1

Conversation with Bob Jones. Former KGMB News Anchorman Bob Jones (1/15/95) Part 1 Part 2

Conversation with Mary George. Retired State Senator Mary George (1/8/95) Part 1 Part 2

Events of 1994 and Prediction for 1995. Hawaiian Electric Company Vice President Chuck Freedman (1/1/95) Part 1 Part 2 Photo

Hawaii’s Republican Party. Guest Host Chuck Freedman with Republican party chairperson Jane Tatibouet and State Representative Michael Liu. (12/18/94) Part 1 Part 2

Telecommunications. Guest Host Peter Adler with Larry Cross, Philip Bossert and Richard Turner (12/11/94) Part 1 Part 2

Lawyers in Paradise. Guest Host Peter Adler with Lawyers Jim Paul, Karen Holt, and Coralie Matayoshi (12/4/94) Part 1

Adoptions in Hawaii. Guest host Calvin Pang with Family Court Judge Frances Wong and author Annette Baran (11/20/94) PART 1 PART 2

Political Campaigns in Hawaii.  Retired Honolulu Advertiser and Honolulu Star-Bulletin Editors George Chaplin and Bud Smyser  (11/3/94) Part 1 Part 2 Photo

Open Forum on Gubernatorial Election. (11/6/94)

Political Advertising. Guest host Bruce Voss with Star-Bulletin editorial page editor Diane Chang and UH Professor Political Science Dan Boylan (10/23/94) Part 1 Part 2

Reaction to Televised Gubernatorial Debate. Hawaiian Electric Company Vice-President Chuck Freedman and Honolulu Advertiser Editorial Page Editor Jerry Burris (10/16/94) Part 1 Part 2

Hawaii’s International Role. UH College of Business Professor David McClain and UH Vice­ President for International Programs Joyce Tsunoda (10/2/94) Part 1 Part 2

Privatization. Pacific Business News Editorial Page Editor George Mason and Former Director of the State Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs Robbie Alm  (9/18/94) Part 1

Workers’ Compensation. Former Insurance Commissioner Linda Takayama, Insurers Council spokesperson Paul Ables, and attorney David Robinson (9/11/94) Part 1 Part 2

Convention Center Controversy. Trade show expert Ken Kanter and President of Waikiki Improvement Association Christina Kemmer (8/28/94) PART 1 PART 2

Car Insurance. President of Hawaii Insurers Council Linda Gilchrist and University of Hawaii Professor of Law Richard Miller (7/31/94) Part 1 Part 2

Welfare Reform. State Department of Human Services Director Winona Rubin and National Association of Social Workers Chapter President Katherine Koos-Lee (7/24/94) Part 1 Part 2

Public Education in Hawaii. DOE Superintendent Harold Aizawa and Board of Education member Karen Knudsen (7/17/94) Part 1 Part 2

The Military in Hawaii. Chamber of Commerce President, Major General Paul Lister, and former CINCPAC Admiral Ron Hays (7/3/94) Part 1 Part 2

Housing in Hawaii. Guest host Bruce Voss with Nick Ordway, Director of the Hawaii Real Estate Research and Education Center (6/26/94) Part 1

Candidate Ben Cayetano Interview in 1994. Democratic gubernatorial candidate Benjamin Cayetano (April 1994) Part 1 Part 2 Photo at HPR

Candidate Patricia Saiki Interview in 1994.  Republican gubernatorial candidate Pat Saiki (April 19994) Part 1 Part 2

Candidate Jack Lewin Interview in 1994. Democratic gubernatorial candidate John Lewin (April 1994) Part 1 Part 2

Assessing the 1996 Legislative Session. Legislators Calvin Say, Joe Souki, Milton Holt, Michael Liu, Terry Tom and Cynthia Thielen (5/5/1996) Part 1 Part 2 Companion Commentaries I Companion Commentaries II

The East-West Center’s Importance to Hawaii. East-West Center President Michel Oksenberg and Honolulu Star-Bulletin columnist Bud Smyser (May 1994) Part 1

Assessment of 1994 Legislative Session: Guns, Gays, Gambling, Economy, Ethics, Etc. State Senator Matt Matsunaga and State Representative Barbara Marumoto (May 1994) Part 1

Public Education in Hawaii. State Board of Education member Karen Knudsen and UH College of Education Dean John Dolly (April 1994) Part 1 Part 2

Alternatives to Tourism. UH Distinguished Professor of Business David McClain and UH Professor of Political Science Ira Rohter (May 1994) Part 1

Are We Losing Our Sense of Community? UH Director of Student Equity, Excellence & Diversity Amy Agbayani and First Hawaiian Bank Executive Robbie Alm (4/23/1994) Part 1

Are we getting our money’s worth from government? UH Professor Jack Suyderhoud and Bob Rees, a UH instructor on business/American Studies (July 1993) Part 1

What can we do to improve Hawaii’s economy? UH Professor David McClain and First Hawaiian Bank Chief Economist Leroy Laney (July 1993) Part 1

Who wins and who loses with sovereignty? Association of Hawaiian Civic Clubs President H. Bruss Keppeler (July 1993) Part 1 Photo

Are we headed toward wall-to-wall golf courses? UH Hilo Economics Professor Marcia Sakai and Bruce Plasch, President, Decision Analysts Hawaii (July 1993) Part 1

Is it government’s fault housing is so expensive in Hawaii? Bank of Hawaii Economist Paul Brewbaker and UH Professor Sumner LaCroix (1993) Part 1 Photo

Gladys Brandt on KSSK. Bishop Estate Trustee Lokelani Lindsay gave a radio interview shortly after publication of the Broken Trust II essay in Honolulu Star-Bulletin and it was followed by this brief call to Gladys Brandt (11/27/1997) Part 1 Photo of Gladys Brandt Broken Trust II Essay Fact Finder’s Report

Why does everything cost so much in Hawaii? First Hawaiian Bank Chief Economist Leroy Laney and Locations, Inc. Senior Vice President and Director of Research Michael Sklarz (August 1993) Part 1

Water Management. UH Professors Jim Moncur and Dick Bowen (August 1993) Part 1

Public School Challenges. UH Professor John Dolly and Superintendent of Schools Charles Toguchi (September 1993) Part 1

Is Hawaii a Tax Hell? Tax Foundation President Lowell Kalapa and UH Professor Jack Suyderhoud (September 1993) Part 1

Are race relations getting better or worse? Susan Yim, free-lance journalist and a former Honolulu Advertiser editor, and UH Law School Professor Eric Yamamoto (September 1993) Part 1

Leasehold Conversion Controversies. UH political science professor Neal Milner and Bishop Estate’s longtime attorney Clint Ashford of Ashford and Wriston (October 1993) Part 1

Women and Jobs in Hawaii. Coralie Chun Matayoshi, attorney and Executive Director of the Hawaii State Bar Association, and attorney Cori Lau, president of Hawaii Women lawyers and Executive Director Hawaii Institute for Continuing Legal Education (1993) Part 1

Conversation with Orson Swindle. Vietnam POW for six years, one-time head of Ross Perot’s Presidential Campaign Organization, and co-founder of Empower America Orson Swindle (October 1993) Part 1

The Paradise Tax: What is it and what are its implications? Bank of Hawaii economist Brewbaker, UH School of Law Assistant Dean Joanne Punu, and James Mak, UH professor of economics (11/6/1993) Part 1

Political Agenda. UH Law School Associate Dean Joanne Punu (6/19/1994) Part 1 Part 2

Hawaii’s Dependency on Oil. Heidi Wild, Director of Marketing, BHP Petroleum Americas, and Fereidun Fesharaki, Director of East West Center Program on Resources: Energy & Minerals (December 1993) Part 1

Political Dysfunction: Pay to Play? Attorney, former legislative aide to Spark Matsunaga, and Neighborhood Board member John McLaren, and Executive Director of Common Cause Hawaii Desmond Byrne (December 1995) Part 1

Government & Housing. Kent Keith, president of Chaminade University and former Director, State of Hawaii Department of Planning and Economic Development, and Nick Ordway, UH Professor and Director of the Hawaii Real Estate Research and Education Center (12/18/1993) Part 1

Energy Alternatives to Oil. Richard Rocheleau, Associate Researcher at Hawaii Natural Energy Institute, and Maurice Kaya, Energy Division Manager in State of Hawaii Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism (January 1994) Part 1

Government Funding of Broadcasting & The Arts. Honolulu Academy of Arts President and Director George Ellis, KHET Executive Director Jim Young and retired senator Mary George. (4/2/95)

Update on Sovereignty. Bruss Keppeler, attorney and President of the Association of Hawaiian Civic Clubs (January 1994) Part 1 Photo

Public Discourse. Dolores Foley, U.H. Professor of Public Administration, and Peter Adler, Hawaii Bar Foundation Executive Director (January 1994) Part 1

Politics in Hawaii. Dan Boylan, Midweek Magazine political columnist, and Richard Borreca, Honolulu Star-Bulletin political and investigative writer (February 1994) Part 1

Hawaii’s Newspapers and the JOA – Joint Operating Agreement. Honolulu Advertiser editor Gerry Keir and Honolulu Star-Bulletin publisher & editor John Flanagan (3/12/1994) Part 1

Honolulu Media Council Meeting re: Closure of the Honolulu Star-Bulletin (1999) Part 1 Part 2

Government & Media. Honolulu Star-Bulletin Senior Editor and Editorial-page Editor Diane Chang and media lawyer Jeff Portnoy (March 1994) Part 1

Bishop Estate Discussion. Monsignor Charles Kekumano, Retired Kamehameha School Principal Gladys Brandt, Judge Sam King and Retired Judge Walter Heen (8/24/97) Part 1 Part 2 Photo

Bishop Estate and Na Pua Ke Ali’i. Na Pua President Toni Lee, Vice-President Jan Dill, and State Senator Ed Case (5/10/1998) Part 1 Part 2 News Article about the 1997 March

Bishop Estate Debate. Executive Director of Common Cause Hawaii, Desmond Byrne, and Bishop Estate trustee Oz Stender (3/5/1994) Part 1

Randall Roth Radio Interview on Community Matters. Professor Randall Roth (January 1998) Part 1 Part 2

Randall Roth Interview on KSSK. UH Law Professor Randall Roth (January 1998) Part 1 Part 2

Randall Roth Rotary Talk. UH Law Professor Randall Roth (10/28/1997) Part 1

Bishop Estate Issues. UH Law Professor Randall Roth (11/16/1997) Part 1 Part 2

Final POP Radio Show. UH Law Professor Randall Roth (8/23/1998) Part 1 Part 2

Randall Roth Interview by Rick Hamada. UH Law Professor Randall Roth (around 2010) Part 1