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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 directs Alaskans to self administer chemical abortions

    Despite serious health risks, Planned Parenthood continues to direct Alaska women to self-administer chemical abortions. These procedures are on the rise in Alaska and...

    News briefs and upcoming events to make a difference in Alaska

    The following roundup of news briefs and upcoming events are aimed at helping Alaskans engage the wider culture as we seek the common good. PRO-LIFE...

    No religious exemption for AK teachers who breach gender-identity policy

    Earlier this week Alaska Watchman reported that all teachers who are certified by the Alaska Department of Education are now forced to abide by...

    Social conservatives win five hotly contested Fairbanks races

    Social conservatives won five on nine races during the Oct. 1 city and borough elections in Fairbanks. Incumbent Mayor Jim Matherly won just under 50%...

    Alaska teachers forced to refer to students by preferred gender identity

    Many Alaska schools now mandate that teachers refer to students by their preferred gender identity, even when it contradicts the student’s biological sex. In 2016...

    Court: Anchorage women’s shelter is not required to admit men identifying as women

    Anchorage officials cannot force a faith-based women’s shelter in Anchorage to admit biological males in its overnight facility. This comes after Anchorage officials dropped...

    Transgender talk sparks lively exchange in Anchorage restaurant

    About 250 people packed into Gallos Mexican Restaurant in South Anchorage last week to listen to a presentation by a leading national bioethicist who...

    Alaska pro-lifers overcome fears, insults to publicly pray outside abortion clinic

    Roughly 50 pro-life advocates braved cool fall temperatures outside the Planned Parenthood abortion clinic in Anchorage on Sept. 25 for the start of a...

    Declining Alaska abortion rate raises new questions

    Abortion rates in Alaska appear to have fallen by more than 30% in recent years. This is according to the latest research from the...

    News Roundup: Information to make a difference in Alaska

    The following is a brief roundup of news and events that Alaskans can use to make a positive difference in family, business and cultural...

    Parental rights organizer needed for ‘at risk’ Alaska

    A leading national parental rights organization, with the mission to “educate and inform the public and policymakers regarding parental rights,” is in need of...

    Radical pro-abortion activists endorse 87% of candidates in Juneau elections

    All but one candidate running for office in the Oct. 1 Juneau Borough elections received a full endorsement from a hard-line pro-abortion activist group. The...

    Fairbanks candidates take opposing stances on hot-button social issues

    The Oct. 1 Fairbanks North Star Borough elections could have a significant impact on pro-life laws and policies dealing with LGBTQ issues. This according...

    Leading bioethicist to speak in Anchorage on ‘the transgender question’

    One of the nation’s leading bioethicists will be in Anchorage next week for a free public lecture entitled “Thinking through the ethics of the...

    Alaskan ‘heroes’ honored as Special Olympics ‘champions’

    Special Olympics Alaska honored its outstanding athletes, coaches, volunteers and sponsors this week during a packed and sometimes emotional ceremony at the group’s training...

    Pro-life event will raise support for pregnant Alaska women

    The pro-life HeartReach Center, which has offered support to pregnant Alaska women for more than 30 years, is holding its annual fundraising banquet on...

    Military launches ‘formal inquiry’ into why its training session listed Alaska Family Council as ‘hate group’

    The military has launched a formal inquiry after one of the leading pro-life and pro-family advocacy groups in Alaska was identified as a “hate...

    Alaskans honored as ‘champions’ for Special Olympics leadership

    Special Olympics Alaska will honor its champions with the Third Annual Breakfast with Champions to this Wednesday, Sept 18, from 7:30-9 a.m. at the...

    Alaska Native Health Consortium backs radical sexual ideology for youth

    The Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC), originally founded to provide critical health services for Alaska Natives and American Indians, has begun to teach...

    Military apologizes after identifying Alaska Family Council as a ‘hate group’

    The Alaska Family Council, one of the most respected and long-standing pro-life and pro-family advocacy groups in Alaska was recently identified as a “hate...

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