My Turn: Making free speech free again

...let alone millions of dollars, to express your views. And unlike a country where oppression of political speech forces activists underground to spread their message, people like the Koch bothers don't have to hide. They just choose to conceal themselves...
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...
'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...
My Turn: Parnell's honesty vs. Walker's cynicism

...during the heated few weeks before the general election. It reads:"There are, I think, two kinds of serious political activist; those who are impelled by love, and those who get their energy from hate. The ones moved by love ? for America, for...
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...
Immigration-control group starts ads in 10 states that wants to reduce the number of immigrants in order to help American workers. The group claims it has 2 million activists who want to reduce the numbers of newcomers allowed to move to the United States.NumbersUSA operates under part of the tax...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up to voter turnout, Thumbs down to keeping public documents secret

...have been leaving carcasses by the side of the road after taking their trophies. This kind of action gives anti-hunting activists a chance to paint hunters with a dark brush. The next time you're wrist-deep in a deer and wonder if it's really worthwhile...
Pistorius sentencing: What it means

...known as Pretoria Central, the prison was notorious in the apartheid years for executions and for holding anti-apartheid activists. The facility in South Africa's capital contains the high-security C-Max unit, where some of the country's most...
Some SeaWorld mammals live longer in captivity

...Since the release of a highly-critical documentary last year, SeaWorld Entertainment has been condemned by animal rights activists distressed over the condition of its killer whales. But annual survival rates for some of the most common marine mammals...
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Pastor defrocked over gay wedding is reinstated

...Pennsylvania pastor who broke church law by presiding over his son's same-sex wedding ceremony and then became an outspoken activist for gay rights can return to the pulpit after a United Methodist Church appeals panel on Tuesday overturned a decision to defrock...
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