Black students complain of casual racism for my education."Stories like that aren't new, students said. But many said the revolt at Missouri - and the Black Lives Matter movement that was set in motion by the shooting of a black man in Ferguson, Missouri - have finally driven...
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On the Trails: Magpies

...constitute a relict population left over from a time before the last major glaciation. They are quite different from the black-billed species in life history, physiology, and social behavior. Despite all the differences, yellow-bills are...
Half of black millennials know of police abuse says.The information, from the "Black Millennials in America" report issued by the Black Youth Project at the Study of Race...the disparities existed well before the "Black Lives Matter" movement began.In...
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Supreme Court troubled by DA's rejection of black jurors

...that revealed prosecutors' focus on the black people in the jury pool. In one...Monday. "Even she ranked behind the black jurors," Bright said.Burton tried...race question on questionnaires for the black prospective jurors. Three of the...
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Downtown businesses open for family-friendly trick-or-treating

...screen-printed bookmarks, small toys and spooky postcards.Businesses open for trick-or-treating can be found by the black and white flyers of downtown Juneau with ghosts on it displayed on the door.Participating businesses found on Seward...
Alaska man searching for long-lost national park art

...there's something behind this,' facetiously," Leen told the Black Hills Pioneer.In 1993, Leen finally found a sliver...I've never looked back," he said.The discovery of the black and white negatives set Leen off on two quests he continues...
Sitka's 'slave auction' to be renamed

...a slavery auction wasn't OK and Allio "overstepped on his comments."The event is well-intentioned but affected the black community, SpottedBird said."I stand with them," he said. "There should be basically an apology for using that...
Dems welcome the gun debate to the campaign program and mocked the gun lobby for opposing such measures."They just scare responsible folks into thinking that the black helicopter is going to land in the front yard and someone is going to come and take away your guns," she said.Chris...
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In testimony, Alaskans plead for legal cannabis clubs allowed."If you don't allow a higher commercial limit," warned Jessica Jansen, testifying in Anchorage, "the black market's going to do it for the industry, and they'll be able to sell those over-76-percent products."In Juneau...
Ibesate leads Jamestown bats

...a chance for us to have fun and see all our improvement over the Fall and things."Ibesate was on the Orange team. The Black won 2-0 in game one, the Orange 8-0 game two, and game three on Wednesday was tight."We lost 6-5 in extra innings...


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