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Letter from Birmingham Jail

Martin Luther King, Jr., 1963: …I am in Birmingham because injustice is here. Just as the prophets of the eighth century B.C. left their villages and carried their “thus saith the Lord” far beyond the boundaries of their home towns: and just as the Apostle Paul left his village of Tarsus and carried the gospel…

Push policies to allow more homes

Push policies to allow more homesĀ  POSTED on StarAdvertiser.com: 01:30 a.m. HST, Nov 19, 2014 So much demand, so little supply. That’s the dire bottom line when it comes to truly affordable housing for Hawaii’s families — and unless work on policy changes begins today to address the shortfall, a growing number of keiki o…

FACE Interfaith Service on Long Term Care — Transcript

27 October 2014, 6-7:30 p.m. St. Elizabeth Episcopal Church; Honolulu, Hawaii By: Dr. Clementina D. Ceria-Ulep Good evening ladies and gentlemen, honored guests: My name is Clementina Ceria-Ulep, a parishioner of Our Lady of the Mount (OLM) Catholic Church in Kalihi Valley, and laity vice-president of Faith Action for Community Equity (FACE) and an associate…

HCIR Media Event Thanks President Obama for Executive Action

On November 21, Hawaii Coalition for Immigrant Rights/Immigration Reform (HCIR) held a media event at Harris United Methodist Church. The purpose of the event was to thank President Obama for taking Executive Action which will extend temporary opportunities to an estimated 7,000 Hawai’i residents, in addition to 5 million residents in the wider United States….

Affordable housing summit draws hundreds to State Capitol

By Ben Gutierrez Copyright 2014 HawaiiNewsNow. All rights reserved. HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) –There’s been a lot of attention given to new condominium construction in areas like Kakaako, but how many people can actually afford some of those units? That was a question tackled by a summit on affordable housing at the State Capitol.”There’s a lot of…