Letter to the Editor: A Change of Plans

"I thought the TMT was a logical and innocent fit. And then I went to the Mauna and saw the dinosaur; it was me."
March 15, 2020

Letter to the Editor: Political Primaries

The number of delegates awarded in each state should be determined by the percentage of votes won by each candidate.
March 01, 2020

Opinion: Response to Ige’s State of the State Address

"After viewing your State of the State Address regarding the Thirty Meter Telescope controversy, I have just a few comments to share with you in response."
January 21, 2020

Letter to the Editor: Hawai‘i County Pesticide Ban

"The increased payroll costs, which will be paid by county taxpayers, tell only part of the story."
November 17, 2019

LETTER: TMT and the Court Systems

"The opponents to the proposed (TMT) on Maunakea had an opportunity to petition the US Supreme Court to review last year’s Hawai‘i Supreme Court ruling."
September 24, 2019

LETTER: Lead, Follow or Get Out of the Way

"Before the advent of high-level astronomy here, UH was in an expansion mode. The Mauna Kea summit provided a point of convergence with astronomy."
September 23, 2019

LETTER: UH Board Chair Calls for Peaceful Resolution

“There are important perspectives on all sides of the current conflict at Maunakea... the way we deal with this issue is likely to define who we truly are... for years to come.”
September 20, 2019

LETTER: September 2019 is National Suicide Prevention Month

"Young people are experiencing the emotional pain of hopelessness. Suicide is the second leading cause of death among youth aged 10-19 years in the U.S."
September 19, 2019

LETTER: State Launched Effective Campaign Using Art of Distractions

"The State does not own the land, nor does TMT."
September 19, 2019

LETTER: More Thoughts on the TMT

"Not building the TMT and sending it over to the Canary Islands does not reconcile the damage that has been done."
September 18, 2019