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We must fix the criminal justice system

The following editorial appeared in the Detroit Free Press on Friday, Aug. 29:Weeks of protests in Ferguson, Mo., started because of a police officer killing unarmed teenager Michael...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-09-01/we-must-fix-criminal-justice-system
Opinion
Alaska Editorial: Measures could inadvertently crimp the country's free-press guarantee

The following editorial first appeared in the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner: The voters of Haines recently amended that small Southeast Alaska town's municipal charter to declare that the constitutional rights outlined in the document are guaranteed only to individual humans and not to artificial entities, such as corporations.

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2013-10-15/alaska-editorial-measures-could-inadv
Opinion
Constitution Day: The people, the press, and the public's right to know

...responsible and powerful, it must be informed. Our free press, protected by the first Constitutional amendment, plays...process must also be specifically protected.Without a free press that can defend its sources, American democracy will...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2013-09-18/constitution-day-people-press-and-pub
Opinion
Searching for the Lost Rocker Mine

...Juneau the exact directions for finding the Lost Rocker. In an 1888 story in Juneau's first newspaper, The Alaska Free Press, it was reported that Mike Powers had announced several times that as soon as the placers on Gold Creek were worked...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2013-06-09/searching-lost-rocker-mine
Neighbors
Empire publisher announces coming changes

...Sean Parnell and the first lady, Sandy Parnell, also attended the open house. Gov. Parnell emphasized the value of a free press in American democracy in his remarks, while congratulating the Empire on its longevity and service to the community...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-11-16/empire-publisher-announces-coming-chang
Local
Longtime Public Defender Meachum dies

...and journalism.At that time, Meachum was a cub reporter and he wrote for the Kansas City Star in 1976, the Detroit Free Press in 1977 and the Tallahassee Democrat from 1977 to 1978.As a public defender in Juneau, Meachum handled felony and...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-01-04/longtime-public-defender-meachum-dies
Local
The court saved my lifeline

...what is in the Affordable Care Act, yet public opinion polls find that the majority of Americans are against it. The free press hasn't done its job in reporting the facts. And the Republicans have done a far better job of spreading lies and scaring...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2012-07-01/court-saved-my-lifeline
Opinion
Accommodation of lies

...Republican Party and, tragically, our country. Roll over in your grave Abraham Lincoln. Real democracy requires a free press and an informed public connected to reality. The pillars of fascism are composed of ignorance, lies and brutality...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060403/let_letter2.shtml
Opinion
'Radical' beliefs?

...and if you allow people to be neglected and exploited they will in turn become lawless and exploitive. I believe in a free press and free speech and a diversity of opinions. We aren't the only country in the world that has these freedoms. I believe...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061003/let_letter1.shtml
Opinion
In Zimbabwe, a free press is a luxury

HARARE, Zimbabwe - Geoff Nyarota's newspaper has been bombed twice this year.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071801/opE_Zimbabwe.shtml
Opinion

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