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Air Date: Wed, Apr 8, 2020 9:00 PM
Scientists are coming to understand fat as a system akin to an organ — one whose size may have more to do with biological processes than personal choices. Explore the mysteries of fat and its role in hormone production, hunger and even pregnancy.
Air Date: Tue, Mar 26, 2019 9:00 PM
Discover the story of a courageous, non-violent women’s movement that formed the heart of the Palestinian struggle for freedom during the 1987 uprising, known as the first Intifada. One woman must make a choice between love, family and freedom. Undaunted, she embraces all three.
Air Date: Thu, Jan 24, 2019 8:00 PM
As of 2019, Hawai‘i joined six other states – California, Colorado, Montana, Oregon, Vermont and Washington – plus the District of Columbia that allow terminally ill, competent adults, to get a prescription to end their lives. Hawai‘i’s law is called “Our Care, Our Choice.” Despite strict safeguards, the law is not supported by all.
Air Date: Thu, Nov 8, 2018 8:00 PM
Hotly contested primaries for governor, congress, the state legislature, county councils and mayoral races in two counties have set the stage for the 2018 General Election on November 6. Two days after, INSIGHTS ON PBS HAWAI‘I will present a recap of the 2018 elections.
Air Date: Thu, Nov 1, 2018 8:00 PM
Our last INSIGHTS ON PBS HAWAI‘I before the General Election features two candidate forums:   –At 8:00 pm, it’s the race for U.S. Senate. Mazie Hirono (D) has captured national and local attention with her criticism of President Trump and of his appointee to the Supreme Court, Brett Kavanaugh.
Air Date: Tue, Oct 23, 2018 8:00 PM
After millions of votes, find out which of the 100 nominated books is crowned America’s best loved novel.
Air Date: Thu, Oct 18, 2018 8:00 PM
This week’s INSIGHTS ON PBS HAWAI‘I features two candidate forums:   –At 8:00 pm, it’s the race for State House District 36, covering Mililani and Mililani Mauka on O‘ahu.
Air Date: Thu, Oct 4, 2018 8:00 PM
This week, INSIGHTS features two Honolulu City Council races:   –At 8:00 pm, Honolulu City Councilman Trevor Ozawa is facing challenger Tommy Waters, as he seeks to keep the seat representing District 4, covering East Honolulu from Hawai‘i Kai to Waikīkī. In 2014, Ozawa beat Waters by just 41 votes.
Air Date: Thu, May 17, 2018 8:00 PM
Faced with the highest rate of homelessness in the nation, Hawai‘i needs new, bold ideas to solve the state’s homeless crisis. One breakthrough vision was inspired by a specific lifestyle with deep roots in Hawai‘i’s history – and one business leader’s personal memories of growing up during that era.
Air Date: Tue, May 1, 2018 7:30 PM
Long Story Short looks back on three previous guests who paved their own paths in life and followed their instincts, often against the grain of society’s expectations.
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