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Dailey re-elected RurAL CAP board president

...we prepare to commemorate our 50th anniversary in 2015."Dailey represents the Alaska Native Brotherhood and Alaska Native Sisterhood. RurAL CAP is governed by a 24-member board of directors representing every region of the state. The board...
American Indian, Alaska Native organizations back transboundary protections

...National Congress of American Indians, the Alaska Federation of Natives, the Alaska Native Brotherhood and the Alaska Native Sisterhood have added their voices to those calling for protections of salmon and eulachon rivers that flow from British...
Thanks for keeping Gastineau Community School fed

...any combination of hot oatmeal, slice of bread with Peanut butter, and a glass of milk.Its groups like the Alaska Native Sisterhood that keep programs like ours alive. We also want to give a most grateful thank you to all the support from businesses...
Questioned school district curriculum to be replaced

...only decision that could have been made with the community support for removal of this offensive material," Alaska Native Sisterhood Grand President Freda Westman said."This isn't a Native issue, this is an issue for all Alaskans," she...
My Turn: Curriculum whitewashes boarding school abuse

...and support of opposition previously expressed to the school board by Freda Westman, Grand President of the Alaska Native Sisterhood and myriad others. Native opposition cannot and should not be discounted as biased and/or anecdotal by the...
JSD may remove offending books

...context - once companion texts are lost, once turnover puts teachers in classrooms without training on the books. Alaska Native Sisterhood Grand President Freda Westman, who heads the organization's education committee, attended the meeting and...
First Walter Soboleff Day celebrated

...parade included current and former legislators, Alaska Native Sisterhood and Brotherhood leaders, family, friends...The parade, organized by Mary Brown of the Alaska Native Sisterhood, took the group to the Salvation Army Church...
Upcoming Native American Heritage Month events

...also the first official observance of Walter Soboleff Day in Juneau. A Soboleff Day parade, organized by the Alaska Native Sisterhood, will begin at 10 a.m. at Marine Park. The state House of Representatives voted unanimously in March to...
Small Alaska town welcomes big politics

...and Begich came to the town to speak to the annual Grand Camp gathering of the Alaska Native Brotherhood and Alaska Native Sisterhood, but they also took time to meet voters at a coffee shop, the Elks Lodge, a cancer-awareness run and a bar...
Emotions high over school curriculum

...given a proposal about what it is you propose to do about the reading materials," Freda Westman, with the Alaska Native Sisterhood Camp 70, said. "I'd like to get that out there on the table."Some voices called for the books to be removed...


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