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Domestic violence prevention dollars deleted

...5 million covers all the prevention programs in the state of Alaska," he said. "(Without it) we cannot address the root problem (of domestic violence), we can only react when it happens."The committee voted to approve the cut, with...
State | AK legislature
Building understanding and respect through running

...understand.In nearly all cases in which people disrespect other people you can point to a lack of understanding as part of the root cause.You see this in large scale cases, as in entire cultures disrespecting other cultures that they don't seem...
Living & Growing: Celebrating Nowruz

...the Juneau Unitarian Universalist Fellowship welcomes spring with unique Alaskan traditions. We always acknowledge the roots of the holiday and honor those for whom it is an important part of their cultural identity. We recognize the wisdom in...
A Bishop's Perspective: The globalization of indifference

...the globalization of indifference.Indifference to our neighbor is a real temptation in our society and is possibly at the root of many hearts. We need to be challenged by others so we do not grow indifferent. Within the Christian tradition, we...
Living & Growing: Slowing down to the speed of love a classroom for Soul to learn lessons and grow spiritually. Each lifetime offers different opportunities, but at the root of all lessons is basically the same thing: the most important thing in life is Love. Do I have a moment? Of course...
Poet Black Ice to perform tonight with Woosh Kinaadeiyi, Suite 907

...this month we are joined by Black Ice, 6 time HBO Def Poet, and an artist that has traveled with many big names such as The Roots, Mary J. Blige, and more," says an email about the event.The performance will be at Suite 907, so those under...
Finding the good with FASD "and the whole world comes crashing down on them," said Vickie Tinker, an FASD coordinator in Soldotna.Many of the root problems of FASD are systemic, and at Wednesday's forum there was no certainty about the best way to deal with them...
What the rains have wrought

...bench cut trail (a ground level trail)."Multiple times, we've had trees come down there. They fall downhill, and the root wad is in the air, uphill," Grossman said. "It not only smashes the staircase, but then it (also) leaves us with...
Happiness: A state of mind or a river of fish believe that we can create our own heaven here in a broken world? That's where you start to get into faith, and the root of your beliefs and not something I don't have enough space to cast into now. So back to the simple question. Are...
Former sex workers, advocates testify for, against bill

...last session but died in the House Rules Committee.Several testified at the Monday hearing the bill does not get to the root of the problem: Sex-trafficked people, those who have been forced into the sex industry against their wills, should...
State | AK legislature


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