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                                                                                                                                                                                          THE CARROLL COX SHOW  :  KWAI 1080 AM





   SUNDAY, JANUARY 20, 2019


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    January 20, 2019,   Honolulu, Hawaii.  

    Carroll is now broadcasting on the Internet at www.talk808.com.   Listen live on Sunday mornings, 9-11 a.m.   
    We want to hear from you.   Call 808-782-6627 to participate.  

      In honor of the Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr.,  his birthday, and his holiday,  Carroll replays his how from 1/19/14.

       Carroll's guests  are Massachusetts State Representative Byron Rushing and Marsha Joyner, a frequent participant on our show.  They start with a discussion of the civil rights movement, a reminder of its historical importance, and of what is relevant today.  Representative Rushing is an advocate for homelessness,  civil rights, health reform, same sex marriage,  and other social issues.  His philosophy is to approach all people as human beings.   Representative Rushing tells us the priority in Massachusetts is to get housing first.   He also makes clear, people should not be discriminated against in any civil institution.  Civil rights are for all people.  Representative Rushing stresses the need to know the history of all oppression -  Blacks, Chinese, Native Americans, and other cultures - before we can move forward.   A caller recommends reading Howard Zinn's book, A History of the United States.

      Representative Rushing tells us many of the housing problems in Massachusetts started when rooming houses were lost due to gentrification, and when the deinstitutialization of mental health facilities released many patients into the general population.   Additional housing was not created for those segments of the population.

      Regarding housing, Carroll and Representative Rushing talk about how Massachusetts handles money it receives from HUD.   As discussed on previous shows,  Carroll has many questions about Hawaii's use / non-use of HUD money, particularly in how it relates to the City's proposed sale of their affordable housing units.
















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      These, and other kittens like them, are looking for a home.  Ages range from 3 to 12 months.  

      They have been neutered or spayed, and they are litter box trained.   Now, all  they need is your love.  Who can resist a new kitten?


      To adopt, call Carroll at 782-6627, or email  carroll@carrollcox.com.     

      Join Carroll on www.envirowatch.org to view some of the environmental and corruption issues he investigated, and resolved, in the past.  You will also find him on YouTube at cox7826627 and on  facebook.  


      Carroll continues his discussion about local issues on Olelo Public Television, Channel 54.  
      Link here to a list of his shows.  They can also be viewed on  Olelo video on demand.  

















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