MLK Day celebration planned

...donations. Martin Luther King Jr. Day is a federal holiday held on the third Monday of January. King was a leading civil rights activist during the movement to end racial segregation in the United States in the 1960s. After his assassination in 1968, a bill...
State pot activist Greene in dispute with neighbor

...legalizing marijuana is involved in a dispute with a business neighbor that's prompted a flurry of restraining orders.Marijuana activist Charlo Greene and Sarha Shaubach have filed for seven restraining orders against each other and associates within the past...
Legislators file first round of bills

...prevention education in Alaska's public schools, also known as "Erin's Law." The legislation is named for Erin Merryn, an activist and survivor of childhood sexual assault. Nineteen states have adopted the legislation, which was considered but not passed...
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World famous activist to speak in Juneau

...intellectual, author and international environmental and social activist, will be in Juneau Sept. 1 through 6. Sivaraksa is internationally...Lama's. He will speak on "Unrest in Southeast Asia: A Thai Activist's Perspective" at 5 p.m. Sept. 3 at KTOO studio, 360...
High school clubs carry on holiday service tradition

...agreed to pitch in."It's kind of like all the clubs coming together," she said. "I'm really excited."Community activist Racheal MacLeod started the Christmas box program in the 1990s and led it for years, eventually passing the torch to Rotaract...
'It always starts with one person'

...common? Sulak Sivaraksa, a Buddhist activist from Thailand, says we're much more...Unrest in Southeast Asia: A Thai Activist's Perspective" will give Juneau residents...region through the eyes of a longtime activist. The University of Alaska Southeast...
Juneau antiviolence rally is slice of national issue in miniature

...Rally was organized by Shona Strauser and Joanne Alcanta, both of Perseverance Theater. It was led by Strauser and community activist, writer and business owner Christy NaMee Erikson and attracted about 50 people who stood in falling snow at the Downtown Transit...
Gold Town to show documentary on pot legalization Monday

...prison systems and the economy.The Oregonian wrote of the film, "'Evergreen: The Road to Legalization' does what most activist documentaries about hot-button issues don't: It successfully shows all sides of the argument... eye opening and may...
Activist files complaint against Miller

ANCHORAGE - An activist and frequent critic of Sarah Palin has filed a complaint with the Federal Election Commission, claiming Alaska Senate hopeful...
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Activist musicians emma's revolution to perform May 13

The award-winning activist-musician duo emma's revolution will perform at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Juneau Arts & Culture Center. The Juneau Pride...


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