Work vs. Welfare, Saving the Earth in Age of Man, Paying Attention to Asia, Sistah Robi Kahakalau

Aug 21, 2013

It’s Wednesday, August 21 – From HPR2, it’s The Conversation

Work vs. Welfare Trade-off: Dr. Keli`i Akina

William Keli`i Akina Ph.D, is President/CEO of Grassroot Institute Hawai`i. He says his mission is to develop the public policy think tank into a society-transforming champion of freedom in Hawai`i and the Asia-Pacific.

Saving Earth in the Age of Man: M. Sanjayan

M. Sanjayan is the lead scientist for the Nature Conservancy and a Science and Environmental Contributor to CBS News.  He‘s at work on a five-part PBS documentary called “Earth in the Age of Man.”

Paying Attention to Asia: Ralph Cossa

Ralph Cossa is president of the Honolulu-based Pacific Forum CSIS.He is a board member of the Council on U.S.-Korean Security Studies and the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations. For 30 years he has been a political/military affairs and national security specialist for the Asia-Pacific and Near East–South Asia regions.

Atherton Concert: Sistah Robi Kahakalau

Sistah Robi Kahakalau will perform songs from her new CD, “Robi Calling” in concert Saturday at Hawaii Public Radio’s Atherton Studio.