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Tanner: Is socialism making a comeback?

By Michael D. Tanner | Less than three decades after the fall of the Berlin Wall, socialism seems to be undergoing something of…

Pruden: Drip, drip, drip becomes splash, splash, splash

By Wesley Pruden | The Democrats have got the Republican dilemma nailed, and the rattle and buzz over Debbie Wasserman Schultz’ tea cups…

Sowell: Toxic words

By Thomas Sowell | During this election year, we are destined to hear many words that are toxic in the way they misrepresent…

Williams: Sloppy language and thinking

By Walter E. Williams | George Orwell said, “But if thought corrupts language, language can also corrupt thought.” Gore Vidal elaborated on that…

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Editorial View all

So much for pesky transparency. While the Alaska Public Offices Commission reportedly was close to accepting a consent agreement and fines totaling $7,708 for campaign law violations –…

An effort to repeal the Assembly majority’s tax cap change aimed at jacking up the amount of property taxes the city can collect is going before voters in…

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Food View all

Kalua pork sandwiches for the Super Bowl crowd

By Scott Banks For some reason sandwiches came to mind when I was planning the eats for Super Bowl Sunday. So I decided on kalua pork sandwiches. You…

Gaga for gumbo

By Scott Banks The saying goes in the bayou that when you meet anyone, you ask them three questions: “Who’s your momma; are you Catholic; and, can you…

Old reliables – restaurants where I always go back

By Scott Banks As I ate my way through 2015, I always found myself returning to a few Anchorage restaurants where I knew I’d find a good meal…

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