Something Hopeful: The Banyan Tree of Lahaina.

Posted on AllSides September 26th, 2023
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Last month the historic town of Lahaina on the Hawaiian island of Maui was ravaged by wildfire. Ninety seven people died, thousands were left injured and homeless, and irreplaceable buildings and landmarks were destroyed. Residents are only now being allowed to return to what remains of their homes. The former capital of the Hawaiian Kingdom, residence of King Kamehameha I, a place of tremendous cultural and historical importance joined the tragic list of the worst, deadliest wildfires in US history. To call it devastating is an understatement. One of the...

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