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OPINION: The status quo serves taxis and taxi companies quite well. But it doesn’t serve riders in Chugiak-Eagle River, and it doesn’t serve Anchorage small businesses, who are denied potential customers who can’t find a reliable ride downtown.

Susan Gorski
OPINION: Legalizing and commercializing marijuana would mean unacceptable risks to Alaska.Dr. Steven Compton,Dr. Mary Ann Foland,Dr. Paula Colescott
OPINION: Gov. Parnell's critics are wrong; he's been steadfast in the fight against domestic violence and sexual assault.Richard Irwin,Donna Erickson,Rachel Gernat
OPINION: I just want to follow the law, be a good citizen, and do the right thing for my family. And the right thing would be a whole lot easier if cannabis were legal and regulated in Alaska.Tyler Emmott
OPINION: Six steps to rebuild the Alaska National Guard include requiring both the governor and lawmakers to wake up.Laurie Hummel
OPINION: Contrary to what John Harmon claimed in a recent commentary, the Alaska Judicial Council’s opponents are the ones who engage in partisanship. Those special interests are now targeting the council itself rather than individual judges.Barbara Hood
OPINION: Our democracy is an illusion perpetuated by plutocrats. If we want real democracy back, we'll have to fight for it.Alan Boraas
OPINION: If Sullivan were to be elected, Alaskans will lose clout, seniority, and effectiveness, and working people -- union members or not -- would suffer.Vince Beltrami
OPINION: Alaska National Guard is moving decisively to clean up its act.Brig. Gen. Mike Bridges
​OPINION: Alaska Natives must compel their governments to do the right thing by them. Their very survival, their existence, depends on it.Harold Napoleon