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My Turn: 'Big Money' is the winner

...Obama. A potent majority was unhappy with the U.S. economic system itself, with nearly two-thirds of voters saying...2012."Dissatisfaction I get, but if you think the economic system is unfair and favors the wealthy, why vote for the...
Herring return to Auke Bay

...golden nature. They're physically golden with oil, but they're also "golden" in terms of the ecological and economic systems they support."Look at the harbors filled with people going out whale watching," she said. "Whales didn't...
The challenges and joys of following Francis

...apostolic exhortation, Evangelii Gaudium (The Joy of the Gospel), the Holy Father has challenged the world's economic system to be mindful of those in need as well as advance a change within the church which would authentically reflect the message...
Equality - There is Work to be Done

...Why is it so difficult to enact a Fair Pay Act? The nay-sayers opine, "This is not the right time". "Our economic system is over-strapped". "The legislation is too poorly constructed".When women are equally paid for equal work...
Bagels, beer, bullets, coffee and fish

...only hire local workers, pay sales and property taxes, and work year round, they achieve the ultimate goal of economic systems: They bring in new money. Every case of beer, side of salmon, box of bullets or bag of bagels that leaves Juneau...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...failed to find fault with the responsible road construction and maintenance. Progress is an integral part of our economic system. And since man began walking, roads have been progress. The ferries of Southeast Alaska were never intended to...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Alaska's history and will demonstrate the need for peaceful cooperation with our foreign neighbors whose political and economic system differ from ours. This project will be coordinated by the Alaska-Siberia Research Center and sculpted by R.T...
My Turn: Alaska can lead the green economy

...and gluttony that our global economic system supports and encourages. Sound...are going to have to change our economic system. Some people think that obtaining...address the component in the economic system that creates it. This false...
Economic anxiety

...of the Earth. "What are you doing", I was always conspicuously asked. But I felt I needed something that the economic system (that passes for "education") was not offering me support to live how I choose, learning at my own pace, and...
My turn:Martin Luther King Jr.'s words still ring true

...analysis and severe criticism not only of the role of the United States in the world, but of the very nature of our economic system. Dr. King's words on April 4, 1967 at the Riverside Church in New York addressed the need to connect the injustice...


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