OPINION: The outcry over resettling a relatively small number of Syrian refugees isn't an exception; it's more like the rule.María Cristina García | The Washington Post
OPINION: Don't let bigotry, hysteria and fear turn America into a gated community. Let's remember the lady with the lamp.Libby Bakalar
OPINION:  America, founded on the religious liberty that we love and hold so dear, is under attack. Not from those who may immigrate but by some of our own. Republican fear-mongering over Syrian refugees is so cynical and compassionless that it should shame every American.Shannyn Moore
OPINION: Americans already have sacrificed freedoms to the war on terror, and this war is far from over.Paul Jenkins
OPINION: Any chance that terrorists could enter this country by posing as refugees is unacceptable.Peter Goldberg
OPINION: Alaskans must keep regular, independent oversight of its police and correctional officers, and we must give our public safety professionals enough resources to do their jobs well.Carey Restino
OPINION: Far too much of the discussion about the schools that make up the University of Alaska today takes place with a true lack of understanding about what actually exists here and now.Paul Dunscomb
OPINION: It may be hard for some Americans to understand the French reaction to the Paris terror attacks on Nov. 13, but living life boldly is how we, French civilians, can fight terror, not by changing our gun laws.Manon Grimault
Hysterical Republican politicians in Alaska are going on panic-stricken rants about the Syrian refugee crisis, pretending to know what's really going on. Pete Kelly wants you to believe they're trying to install sharia law from Skagway to Shishmaref. Dermot Cole
OPINION: Does history make people or do people make history?Steve Haycox