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    Conference will train AK librarians to advance radical identity politics

    If the topics and speakers for the upcoming Alaska Library Association Conference are any indication, local librarians are being strategically trained and recruited to...

    Anchorage libraries continue rapid transformation into bastions of leftist ideology

    Libraries across Anchorage will continue their rapid transformation as local epicenters against so-called systemic racism, white privilege and social inequity. They will also expand...

    Seward library joins move to push transgender literature

    The Seward Public Library has joined what has become a nationwide effort among community libraries to promote books normalizing transgenderism and LGBTQ identities in...

    Who could be against school choice in Alaska?

    Alaskans love choice and have lots to celebrate with the many publicly funded schooling options available for our children. We can choose standard public...
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    1.21 > Murkowski and the E.R.A.

    Introduced in 1972, the Equal Rights Amendment (or ERA) required 38 states to ratify it before 1979. Only 35 states agreed before the deadline...

    Mat-Su School Board set to vote on policy clarifying parental rights in education

    A proposed policy update by the Mat-Su School Board would make it abundantly clear that parents have ultimate authority over the education of their...

    Marriage is the first cell of society, and it’s dying

    One of our top priorities at the Watchman is to defend the traditional pillars of a healthy society. These have long-been understood as faith,...

    Inhuman hospital COVID protocols lack compassion for our dying

    Editor’s note: The following message was originally posted on Facebook by Elizabeth Welsh, one of the organizers of the Open Alaska group which advocates...

    2020 exposed a festering disease in America

    This past winter the world began to change before our very eyes as the specter of an unknown global pandemic struck fear into the...

    Court ruling may doom Anchorage’s ban on LGBTQ counseling

    Last week, the 11th Circuit struck down a South Florida ban against counseling that help youth overcome unwanted same-sex attraction or gender confusion. The...

    AK Native women say Justice Carney’s rulings put children at risk

    Editor’s note: This letter is signed by Alaska Native women from all over the state who believe Alaska Supreme Court Justice Susan Carney's ruling...

    Mat-Su conservatives to hold rally during feminist march on Saturday

    A group of Mat-Su feminists who are set to march through Palmer on Oct. 17 will likely meet a group of MAGA-hat-wearing conservative patriots...

    Watchman endorses conservatives for Fairbanks School Board elections

    This is it Fairbanks! You already pleaded with your school board members to reject the introduction of highly controversial sexual ideology in your schools. You came...

    Still unable to see ailing daughter, father urges Anchorage to protest outside hospital

    For nearly two weeks Marvin Abbott has sat, prayed, slept and peacefully protested outside the main entrance to Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage. His...

    Fairbanks School Board candidates divided on abortion, LGBT policies

    Fairbanks School Board candidates hold widely differing views when it comes to abortion, LGBT issues and parental rights. The Watchman sent a survey to...

    Fairbanks schools set aside entire month to highlight LGBTQ status of historic figures

    In an effort to further normalize and promote the LGBTQ lifestyle and social agenda to impressionable Fairbanks area children, the Fairbanks School Board voted...

    Conservative Fairbanks School Board candidates to share vision with voters on Sept. 16

    Many parents and community members have been deeply upset by recent moves from the Fairbanks School Board to push radical LGBTQ books and curriculum...

    ALERT: Here are Juneau’s most pro-abortion candidates for local office

    The Juneau Pro-Choice Coalition has issued its list of the most pro-abortion candidates running for local office. In an effort to strengthen pro-abortion laws and...

    Anchorage bans counseling that does not support LGBTQ agenda

    It is now illegal for counselors in Anchorage to provide any service for minors that helps them deal with unwanted same-sex attraction or overcome...

    State Fair is cancelled but Mat-Su Fall Festival kicks off Friday

    While the traditional Alaska State Fair is closed for the first time since 1942 due to COVID-19 concerns, the new Mat-Su Fall Festival is...

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