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    Dunleavy/Reinbold dispute is part of a deeper struggle over legislative supremacy

    Regardless of what you think about Gov. Mike Dunleavy’s scathing letter complaining about how State Senator Lora Reinbold has treated his staff or characterized...

    The big picture: Why do Eagle River residents want independence from Anchorage?

    Editor's note: This article is republished with permission by writer Donn Liston. Click here to read more articles by him. Anyone who has lived here...

    Alaska’s RINOs and CINOs

    Perhaps it is time to be done with the word RINO, and use CINO instead: “Conservative” In Name Only. The Republican Party is in...

    Is Biden our Neville Chamberlain?

    Neville Chamberlain was a British politician who served as Prime Minister from 1937 until 1940. While it is risky to compare historical events, especially...

    A different kind of Civil War

    Last year was a very bad year for Republicans.  No matter how you try to spin the elections, Republicans lost.  Despite a record number...

    No, paying the statutory PFD is not a socialist giveaway – it belongs to Alaskans

    Tim Bradner, an otherwise reasonable person, made a couple outrageous statements is his recent column published in the Anchorage Daily News. It caught my...
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    2.5 > Slings and Arrows

    Joel and I knew the article on vaccine reactions would expose the blatant double standard, I just didn't know it would be the ADN...

    The left aims to silence all who challenge their ‘war on biology’

    In our 15 years of fighting for family values in the Great Land, Alaska Family Council has consistently defended the definition of marriage as...

    ADN’s attempt to rebut Watchman COVID story illustrates why we exist

    For nearly a year now, the State of Alaska – aided by the Anchorage Daily News and the rest of Alaska’s mainstream press corps...

    Prof. Haycox makes a mockery of states’ rights in Alaska – it’s time for a public debate

    I grow weary of “The Court Historian of the Anchorage Daily News,” Prof. Stephen Haycox. Alaskans have observed his Leftism spewing forth with unlimited...

    Alaska must respond to federal attack on 2nd Amendment

    There is no doubt the First and Second Amendments to the Constitution guarantee two of the most fundamental rights that make America the free...

    Some thoughts on those Nazi-themed Alaska license plates

    Recent revelation of two personalized Alaska license plates reading “3REICH” and “FUHRER” suggest several profound problems in our culture. First the facts. Alaska’s Division of...

    Prop. 2 lawsuit aims to stop liberals from usurping Alaska’s conservative political parties

    The lawsuit being handled by Attorney Ken Jacobus on behalf of myself, Scott Kohlhaas and the Alaskan Independence Party, ought to be given close...

    Jim Minnery on why Bill Evans should not be Anchorage’s next mayor

    During the Anchorage Assembly election in 2014, Alaska Family Action sent a survey to candidates Adam Trombley and Bill Evans asking them a simple...

    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...

    Will this be the year Murkowski goes all in for Democrats extreme social agenda?

    Now that Democrats control the presidency and both houses of Congress, Alaska’s Republican Senator Lisa Murkowski finds herself in the spotlight. With the Senate...

    ‘We must not be enemies’

    So, President Trump has been impeached yet again by the U.S. House of Representatives on a largely party line vote. He was impeached for...

    As China grows ever more powerful, Alaska must act shrewdly

    In the 1930’s the United States watched as Adolf Hitler built a powerful military force in open defiance to the Treaty of Versailles, which...

    Will the muni tank its defense of Anchorage’s right to recall Assemblyman Rivera?

    It wasn’t easy, but after braving bitter cold temperatures, and driving wind, rain and snow an army of 300 signature gatherers succeeded in compiling...

    As censorship police close in, we must redouble the defense of freedom

    A liberal-minded person was once understood to be someone who invited vigorous debate over controversial ideas, someone who listened to opposing arguments and calmly...

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