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No COVID-19 Cases In Hawaii Prisons, Inmate Population Reduced

2020-04-28T01:25:01+00:00April 2nd, 2020|In the News|

There are no confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Hawaiʻi prisons or jails, the Department of Public Safety (DPS) reported on Thursday. The department also said there has been a substantial decrease in the jail population due to the pandemic.

What We Must Talk About When We Talk About Housing

2019-03-22T01:29:28+00:00March 22nd, 2019|In the News|

When we talk about housing in these terms, we talk about housing as if it is an issue devoid of moral content. Rents will keep rising. Tenants who can’t pay will be evicted. So it goes. This is not the only way to talk about housing. Housing is not just a good, exchanged in transactions between producer and consumer. Housing is something more: It is a basic need of every human being.