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Dog owner demands answers after pug is electrocuted

...the officer said for threatening an officer," Buchanan said. "And I can be a real smart mouth, but I know my civil rights."Buchanan, a longtime Juneau resident, said she was upset her dog just died but not hysterical or a threat. She...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-15/dog-owner-demands-answers-after-pug-ele
Local
Hope releases his first book of poetry

...around the country. (For more, see alaskanativestoryteller.com/)Currently Hope is working on a play about Tlingit civil rights hero William Paul, and is part of a team working on a book of Raven stories gathered and transcribed by Richard and Nora Dauenhauer...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-12-11/hope-releases-his-first-book-poetry
Art
Gallery Walk 2014

...booksigning: 5-7 p.m.Decades before the marches and victories of the 1960s, a group of Alaska Natives were making civil rights history. Throughout the early 20th century, the Alaska Native Brotherhood fought for citizenship, voting rights...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-12-04/gallery-walk-2014
Art
UAS brings spotlight to Aleut internment camps

...The film documents the story of the forced evacuation of Native people from the Aleutian and Pribilof islands, the civil rights violations they endured at internment camps and their decades-long legal battle for justice.Between 1941 and 1945...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-01/uas-brings-spotlight-aleut-internment-c
State
Hearthside Books: "Dangerous Idea" booksigning

...protect their rights.Decades before the marches and victories of the 1960s, a group of Alaska Natives were making civil rights history. Throughout the early twentieth century, the Alaska Native Brotherhood fought for citizenship, voting rights...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-12-01/hearthside-books-dangerous-idea-booksigni
Art
Brown Bag presentation on "A Dangerous Idea" to be held at KTOO

...joined by Kathy Ruddy, Ishmael Hope and Marie Olson in a discussion about the book, which focuses on a decades-long civil rights battle that changed the course of Alaska history. Questions from the audience will be welcome. The book is dedicated...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-03/brown-bag-presentation-dangerous-idea-b
Local
Bringing Native history to the fore

...A Dangerous Idea" tells a complex story about early civil rights efforts in Alaska, focusing on the years leading up...it wasn't, say, Elizabeth Peratrovich leading the civil rights thing, it was her and her husband, for one thing...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-12-04/bringing-native-history-fore
Art
Today in sports history

...years in prison. Carter, 48, is freed after a federal judge rules the boxer and a co-defendant were denied their civil rights by prosecutors during trials in 1967 and 1976.1991 - Magic Johnson, who helped the Los Angeles Lakers to five NBA...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-11-07/today-sports-history
Sports
My Turn: Ready to Work for you

...majority has been busy undermining citizens' initiatives, short-changing public education, denying people their civil rights, interfering with women and their doctors, running up billion-dollar deficits, rejecting health care coverage for...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-10-29/my-turn-ready-work-you
Opinion
Court balks at last-minute voting changes

...its action. In this case, the Justice Department and civil rights groups were asking that the state be prevented from...justices defer consideration of their validity.But civil rights groups are leery about the long-term prospects for...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2014-10-19/court-balks-last-minute-voting-change
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