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...Sailor made his movie debut in the Fleischer Studios animated short, "Popeye the Sailor."In 1943, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed a measure providing funds for a national monument honoring scientist George Washington Carver; the monument...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-15
Local
Time to push back for a functional democracy in Alaska

As July Fourth approaches, it is appropriate for Alaskans to take stock of this warming issued by Franklin D. Roosevelt: "The liberty of a democracy is not safe if the people tolerate the growth of private power to a point where...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2013-06-30/time-push-back-functional-democracy-a
Opinion
Politicians must work for the public, not the corporations

...Roosevelt fought hard to break up monopolies and extend the powers of democracy to every American as did his nephew, Franklin D. Roosevelt, in the 1930's and 40's. Unfortunately, many of their victories in making America a more equitable society...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2012-08-27/politicians-must-work-public-not-corp
Opinion
Americans gather to honor the fallen

...service members who have been killed.On the national scene, another wreath-laying ceremony was planned at Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms Park on the southern tip of Roosevelt Island in New York City. The park is a tribute to President...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-05-27/americans-gather-honor-fallen
Local
WWII vet reminisces, shares legacy

...age 19, he made it work. Besides, he said, he had already pocketed 80 hours of flight time in President Franklin D. Roosevelt's Civilian Pilot Training Program, preparation for the war.He said he was hazed pretty badly by the senior...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-06-16/wwii-vet-reminisces-shares-legacy
State
Mitt, we hardly knew ye

...muscular right of the conservative movement.Not all American politicians are American originals, of course. Gov. Franklin D. Roosevelt had very few ideas when he ran for president in 1932, and even from this distance it is difficult to distill...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2012-08-09/mitt-we-hardly-knew-ye
Opinion
This Day in History

In Alaska In 1939, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed a bill authorizing the Department of the Interior to sell timber and mineral products from lands in Alaska reserved for...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080805/sta_20050808009.shtml
News
This Day in History

In Alaska In 1939, President Franklin D. Roosevelt asked Congress to appropriate $1 million to give Eskimos and Indians of Alaska exclusive control of the reindeer industry in Alaska...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021805/sta_20050218008.shtml
News
This Day in History

In Alaska In 1939, President Franklin D. Roosevelt asked Congress to appropriate $1 million to give Eskimos and Indians of Alaska exclusive control of the reindeer industry in Alaska...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021803/loc_history.shtml
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This Day in History

In Alaska Sound off on the important issues at In 1939, President Franklin D. Roosevelt asked Congress to appropriate $1 million to give Eskimos and Indians of Alaska exclusive control of the reindeer industry in Alaska...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021807/sta_20070218032.shtml
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