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What others say: To fight rising prison costs, Alaska must reform

It's time for Alaskans to take a hard look at the state's prison system and who inhabits it.
Next fiscal year, the state of Alaska will spend $326 million on the Alaska Department of Corrections.

Op-ed: The dying squeals of the losers

Now that the Supremes have handed down what President Barack Obama called the “thunderbolt” ruling allowing gay marriage, it is the law of the land, and it’s kinda fun to watch the...
by Bob Franken

Op-ed: Same-sex marriage is only the beginning

"Now this is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning.

by Cal Thomas

What others say: On flags and FedEx, collective action will carry the day

On Thursday, the Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska made a big announcement. You might have missed it - it's been a big week in the news.

Op-ed: The Southern lie

It is telling that the South Carolina governor who called for the removal of the Confederate battle flag from the grounds of the state Capitol is a woman, an Indian-American - and a Republican.

by Rich Lowry

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