The Maui Newshttp://www.mauinews.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 28 May 2015 15:53:45 EDTThu, 28 May 2015 15:53:45 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssThere's no patent on the Hawaiian word 'aloha'http://www.mauinews.com/page/content.detail/id/598505.htmlRegarding the title of the soon to be released motion picture of that name (The Maui News, May 26), we of Native and part Native Hawaiian descent hold no patent or copyright on the word "aloha.Thu, 28 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTSome suffer from the curse of ideological certaintyhttp://www.mauinews.com/page/content.detail/id/598506.htmlSome of the most pernicious influences in America today are those TV and radio programs where the hosts pretend to be experts on every topic under the sun. Most of those hosts suffer from the curse of ideological certainty.Thu, 28 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTIreland is more progressive than the United Stateshttp://www.mauinews.com/page/content.detail/id/598507.htmlIt's a great day to be Irish. Who knew Ireland was more progressive than the United States? Next battle will be women priests. Unfortunately, the Catholic Church hates women more than gays.Thu, 28 May 2015 00:00:00 EDT'Art of Caregiving,' lauded as an eye-opening workshophttp://www.mauinews.com/page/content.detail/id/598508.htmlI'm home now absorbing all I learned in a wonderful workshop at the Hale Mahaolu Elima Community Hall in Kahului. Author Frances Kakugawa gave her presentation on "The Art of Caregivin.Thu, 28 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTDream of equality in society proves difficult to achievehttp://www.mauinews.com/page/content.detail/id/598509.htmlInflation is upon us every day, especially for the locals and the native trying to stay afloat. And it seems apparent that the laws favor the wealthy to drive the kanaka out and the rest of the families who been here for centuries.Thu, 28 May 2015 00:00:00 EDT