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Karen from Maui's Profile

Karen is a long time community activist who started her political career going door to door for Robert Kennedy when she was a teenager. She served many years as a VP in the Maui Democratic Party and has continued her community activism.

Location: Hawaii (HI)

Occupation: Website Designer/Retire Game Developer

Groups: Firearms Law and Policy, Community Rights Movement

Hobbies: outrigger canoe

Diaries published: 108 (17 days since last diary on Tue May 05, 2015 at 08:09 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 1010 (9 days since last comment on Thu May 14, 2015 at 01:44 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 2860

Total Comment Ratings: 26

Most Recommended Diary: Sen Tester Kills Monsanto Protection Rider, 104 comments, 305 recommends

People Following Karen from Maui: 33

Karen from Maui's Most Recent Diaries:

Kaua'i Councilmember (and former Hawai'i state Environmental Quality Chair) Gary Hooser traveled to Switzerland to speak at the Syngenta shareholders meeting. He said: I'm from the island of ...
by Karen from Maui
Comment Count 29 comments on Tue May 05, 2015 at 08:09 PM PDT with 140 Recommends
After a week of peaceful "protectors" blocking access to construction crews on Mauna Kea (Big Island, Hawai'i) arrests began on Thursday. The TMT Corporation plans to build a 34,000 square feet and ...
by Karen from Maui
Comment Count 58 comments on Sat Apr 04, 2015 at 08:44 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
The citizens of Maui county were able to pass the GMO Moratorium (which can be lifted with an environmental study) despite $7.9 million dollars spent to defeat it by Monsanto and Dow. Monsanto and ...
by Karen from Maui
Comment Count 35 comments on Wed Nov 05, 2014 at 03:16 PM PST with 23 Recommends
Outspent $7.9 million dollars to $60,000 , Maui County citizens showed that community organizing can triumph over corporate PAC money and passed the GMO Moratorium 50% to 48%. The initiative asks ...
by Karen from Maui
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Nov 05, 2014 at 01:19 AM PST with 21 Recommends
Chris Matthews had Progressive Change Campaign Committee founder Adam Green and Democratic strategist Ruth Marcus on Hardball to discuss Hillary Clinton's recent economic populist statements. Green ...
by Karen from Maui
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Oct 29, 2014 at 12:42 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
With just two and a half weeks to go and mail-in voting well underway, the National Republican Congressional Committee has decided to concentrate on five seats . One of them is Hawaii's ...
by Karen from Maui
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Oct 17, 2014 at 09:19 PM PDT with 8 Recommends

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