Honolulu Civil Beat

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Offshore, from Honolulu Civil Beat, is a new immersive storytelling podcast about a Hawaii most tourists never see. In Season 1, “A Killing in Waikiki,” Offshore investigates the violent deaths of two young Native Hawaiians — one in 1932, the other i...Show More


29:36 | Apr 13th, 2018

International adoptions were a rarity in the Marshall Islands until the mid-'90s. Then came an adoption boom of such intensity that the remote island nation suddenly had one of the highest per-capita ...Show More
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Just discovered this great reporting series based in Hawaii and other Pacific Islands. Makes me feel slightly more informed about a part of ...Show More

29:35 | Mar 9th, 2017

The battle for Mauna Kea — the first of several standoffs between construction crews and Native Hawaiians — took place in April of 2015, just a few dozen yards from where astronomers gathered in 1964 ...Show More
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01:48 | Mar 4th, 2017

The story of Mauna Kea is a story about science and culture, yes. But it’s also about land and power. About who gets to say what's sacred and what's not. About the way Hawaiians, scientists, and human...Show More

24:09 | Jun 11th, 2019

The Northwestern Hawaiian Islands is one of the most remote places on Earth. Now, it’s threatened by climate change, pollution and politics.

34:52 | May 31st, 2018

When we started reporting this season, we expected it to be a story about troubling adoptions that happened in the 1990s. But it quickly became clear that issues with Marshallese adoptions were never ...Show More
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