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    Joel Davidson

    Joel is Editor-in-Chief of the Alaska Watchman. Joel is an award winning journalist and has been reporting for over 20 years, He is a proud father of 8 children, and lives in Palmer, Alaska.
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    Planned Parenthood urges Murkowski to help restore funds to abortion clinics

    Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski is seen as a key ally in Planned Parenthood’s effort to remove President Donald Trump’s new rule regarding Title X...

    Juneau university pushes extreme leftist social agenda on students

    This is the first in a series looking at how Alaska’s more prominent university campuses deal with controversial social issues on campus. The University...

    Q&A: Conservative student leader ‘isolated’ at liberal Juneau campus

    Nathan Block is the vice president of the Campus Conservatives Club at the University of Alaska, Southeast in Juneau where he has received an...

    Legally ‘married’ lesbian couple claims state withheld PFD

    A report today by Suzanne Downing at Must Read Alaska details the case of woman who claims she is legally “married” to another woman,...

    Transgender resolution unanimously approved by Anchorage Assembly

    Two young men, who identify as transgender, dressed as women and spoke at the Nov. 19 Anchorage Assembly meeting in support of a resolution...

    Alaskans invited to pray for elected leaders, assist the needy

    The following is a roundup of upcoming events, presentations and opportunities to engage Alaska’s culture for the common good.   MAT-SU RESIDENTS TO PRAY FOR MAYOR The...

    Seven hate crimes reported in Alaska last year

    While hate crimes in Alaska are extremely rare, the number increased slightly from 2017 to 2018 according to the FBI’s latest Hate Crimes Statistics...

    Anchorage Assembly to vote on ‘Transgender Day of Remembrance’

    The Anchorage Assembly is set to proclaim Nov. 20 as a “Transgender Day of Remembrance” at its Nov. 19 meeting. A resolution to this...

    Sen. Sullivan praises Trump’s ‘historic’ transformation of judiciary

    Sen. Dan Sullivan is among those praising President Donald Trump for nominating an historic number of conservative judges to the federal bench. Last week the...

    LISTEN: AK Watchman Editor Joel Davidson interviewed by Jim Minnery

    Click here to listen to the radio interview between Jim Minnery and Alaska Watchman Editor-in-Chief Joel Davidson. The interviewed aired on Family Matters Radio...

    Mat-Su election update: Pro-life conservative loses assembly race by 25 votes

    With all absentee, questioned and special needs ballots counted, conservative, pro-life and pro-family candidate Brian Endle has lost - by just 25 votes -...

    Ways to engage Alaska’s culture for the common good

    Below is a roundup of upcoming events, presentations and opportunities to engage Alaska’s culture from a Judeo-Christian perspective that seeks the common good.   CHRISTIAN OUTREACH...

    State backs group advocating for radical LGBTQ ideology in schools

    Alaska educators are being encouraged to adopt a new educational model that claims to be more child centered. Coined “Whole Child,” the model was...

    How Alaskans can uphold core values while sipping lattes and bundling up

    As winter settles in, Alaskans have choices to make when it comes to buying steamed lattes and winter gear. 2ndvote.com highlights businesses that uphold...

    Former assassin with PLO urges Alaskans to share Christ with Muslim neighbors

    A former assassin for the late Yasser Arafat and the Palestinian Liberation Organization was in Alaska last month urging Alaskans to “wisely and lovingly”...

    Anchorage School District encourages staff to donate to Planned Parenthood

    The Anchorage School District actively promotes charitable giving to Planned Parenthood, the largest abortion provider in the state. Through the district’s “Charitable Giving Campaign,” it...

    ACLU vs. Governor: Separation of powers case heard in court

    On Nov. 5 in the Boney Courthouse in downtown Anchorage, Superior Court Judge Jennifer Henderson heard oral argument on the State of Alaska’s motion...

    Mat-Su elects conservative, pro-life candidates to school board, assembly

    Pro-life candidates who support religious liberty, traditional family values and robust parental rights appear to have won four of five contests in the Mat-Su...

    Presentation looks at why youth must be equipped to defend faith

    The student-led Wisdom Club at the University of Alaska, Anchorage, is hosting a seminar on “The importance of apologetics for Christian youth.” Part of...

    Bible story hour launched following protests over drag queen events at Anchorage library

    In response to the ongoing and controversial Drag Queen Story Hour events at Anchorage’s Loussac Library, a group of Christians started holding their own...

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