Commentary

OPINION: Recent argument against King Cove road is an exercise in self-interest, not conservation.

Henry Mack
OPINION: The day your dad comes home from the war is a day you never forget. Francis Gallela
OPINION: Decades after the act, an Alaskan remembers an Afghan man's decency in rescuing an old American flag from raghood.Ken Landfield
OPINION: Home of the brave isn't just a lyric when you break bread with the brave you call neighbors. Happy Fourth of July.Heather Lende
OPINION: For an example of what happens when the lawyers are killed, visit Dachau.Dale Walther
OPINION: With same-sex marriage opinion, Scalia and Roberts take their dissent right off the rails.Nancy Wainwright
OPINION: Law needs to take a stand against harassment of gay and lesbian students so they can learn, not suffer, at school.Arliss Sturgulewski
OPINION: Gov. Bill Walker tried to work with the Legislature on Medicaid expansion, but it's clear the GOP majority has no intention of cooperating. So the governor should use his authority to expand Medicaid without those lawmakers.Esther Kennedy
OPINION: These last few weeks in Alaska have been good for the heart, especially because of who stood up to the fire.Elise Patkotak
OPINION: Ethan Berkowitz takes office as mayor today, and begins his term with a strong mandate for change. Exactly what that means remains to be seen. Mike Dingman