With no known hate groups and a much-trumpeted spirit of aloha or tolerance, few people outside Hawaii realize the state has a racism issue.
One reason: The tourism-dependent state barely acknowledges hate crimes.
That makes it hard to know how often racial violence is directed at Caucasians, who comprise about 25% of the ethnically diverse state's 1.3 million residents.
Those who identify themselves as Native Hawaiian — most residents are of mixed race — account for nearly 20%.
She, her husband and two teenage daughters enjoyed the black sand beach at Makena State Park on Maui.The Quartz group has fine quality, smooth, brilliant faces and looks beautiful against the stark green hue of the Tourmaline.This piece came from my father, and although it looks like more of a modern Pederneira type specimen, he told me that he personally acquired this one in Brazil from the Cruzeiro mine.While in college Larry also continued to excel athletically, playing football and hockey.Upon graduation, Larry began work as a police officer in the city of Detroit.