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OPINION: Let’s hope the Arctic Council chairmanship provides the venue for the United States to finally deal with Arctic issues that are bigger than politics.Carey Restino
Even the dog looked up as the night sky shivered green. It was magical, as if gods were taking a comb to the firmament. Out there in the dark, as the Earth was washed by solar winds, this was the first heart-level moment of Yes. Family.Brendan Jones
LETTERS: Brief opinions on current events from Alaska Dispatch News readers.Alaska Dispatch News
OPINION: Keep the heat on our wayward Republican lawmakers, because reason just won't suffice with these folks.Shannyn Moore
OPINION: At current oil prices, there's little profit left for Alaska to tax.Roger Marks
OPINION: Although older Alaskans may deserve the government we voted for, it looks like the younger ones won’t get the education they deserve.Mike Bronson
OPINION: Scott Walker's foes in Wisconsin use old law to violate fundamental American rights in attempt to silence opposition.Paul Jenkins
LETTERS: Readers weigh in on the news of the day.Alaska Dispatch News
OPINION: Alaskans forgot a timeless lesson of that dismal science, economics: There ain't no such thing as a free lunch.Clem Tillion
OPINION: Scholar of American democracy grew up with a faith in participation that may well have grown in his Southeast Alaska boyhood.Michael Carey
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