Tag: Culture

The Ratchet Only Goes One Way

We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.
Unfortunately, these noble words are from …

Hawaiians Notice a Legal Crack in the System

It is 2009. I sit in an air-conditioned courtroom in Hilo, Hawaii watching “Rocky” Awai who stands nervously moving from just outside the bar and in about two feet. The bar is the half-wall that separates the public from the …