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Mobile team to tackle complaints about unfair no-fly listings

...working one-on-one with a TSA official and he finally got a letter saying he can travel freely.Omar Jamal, a community advocate who worked with Ali, said government bureaucracy created unnecessary human suffering in this case. Jamal said...
Nation and World
Lawsuit, divisiveness hamper Native Hawaiian election effort

...rushed and confusing, critics say. "It's a shotgun wedding of self-determination," said Native Hawaiian community advocate Trisha Kehaulani Watson-Sproat.Molokai activist Walter Ritte planned to run as a delegate, deciding it's...
Nation and World
The importance of getting an FASD diagnosis

...cite every person who has made this worthy child-support system possible. We, however, would like to thank him.? Alex Pastorino is a retired educator and mediator. She is a community advocate for families struggling with FASD.
Cultural appropriation and education: making the right decisions

...presentations on these topics, an area often referred to as "social justice," and do so in partnership with community advocates and partner organizations like the First Alaskans Institute. At a recent gathering at UAS, we spent an evening...
Survey: Outside influences inhibit learning

...affordable housing," he said.The best use of this data would be for lawmakers to team with education professionals, community advocates, community health experts and other stakeholders to develop wide-reaching strategies aimed at specific areas of...
State | Local
My turn: Juneau's 100-year forest

...long-term, and sustainable community scaled timber management plan that includes a processing facility within the boroughs boundary. ? Fluetsch is a registered investment advisor, community advocate and has lived in Juneau for 25 years.
Alaska Farm to School Challenge to begin on Oct. 1

...October of the 2012-2013 school year.School principals, teachers, students, school food service staff, community advocates, culinary experts, gardeners, distributors, processors, parents, and more! Where to apply? Applying is...
Men must become extra tough to stop violence against women

...happen. I hope I am a role model to the young men in this city and encourage them to be successful adults and good community advocates."Armstrong finished the walk with Juneau-Douglas High School junior Vlad Altman who wore xtraTufs.Dzantik'i...
Does Morris have a secret agenda?

...The Juneau Empire's recent character assassination of John MacKinnon has done irreparable damage to a longtime community advocate. This community trusted MacKinnon enough to elect him four times to the city Assembly. He and his family took...
Choose freedom from fluoride

...manner where doses cannot be controlled seems to me to be irresponsible. What other medication would the medical community advocate universally prescribing, which consequently results in abandoning evaluation of an individual's tolerances and...


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