Tag Archives: Alaska

Alaskans Benefit from Free Venezuelan Heating Oil

Map reflects 2007-’08 winter. Source.Venezuela’s Chavez offers heat to villagesBy Kyle Hopkins / November 28, 2008 VENEZUELAN OIL: Controversial but free program in 3rd year. With heating oil prices approaching $10 a gallon in rural Alaska and reports of neighbors … finish reading Alaskans Benefit from Free Venezuelan Heating Oil

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Sarah Palin : Call of the Moose!

The previously unknown state governor is using her hockey mom hoopla VP candidate exposure to seemingly promote tourism in Alaska.By Larry Ray / The Rag Blog / November 18, 2008 Sarah is making the most of what’s left of her … finish reading Sarah Palin : Call of the Moose!

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Suggestive Turnout Numbers in Alaska Polls

Graphic: © The Anchorage Daily NewsAlaska’s voting turnout puzzlingBy Richard Mauer / November 8, 2008 LESS THAN ’04? Total isn’t in yet but appears below expectations. Did a huge chunk of Alaska voters really stay home for what was likely … finish reading Suggestive Turnout Numbers in Alaska Polls

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No Fairy Tale : Palin’s Cinderella Moment

‘This is just so over-her-head amateurish.’By Paul Robbins / The Rag Blog / October 27, 2008 I watched the TV News of Sarah Palin speaking in Tampa Sunday. My jaw dropped as I heard the quote. Those [$150,000] clothes, they … finish reading No Fairy Tale : Palin’s Cinderella Moment

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Palin’s Pipeline : Rigged from the Start

‘This deal smells like the same old Republican policy of enriching their friends at the expense of American citizens.’By Ted McLaughin / October 27, 2008 Sarah Palin has repeatedly referred to her approval of a $40 billion natural gas pipeline … finish reading Palin’s Pipeline : Rigged from the Start

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Palin Mixes State With Religion, Adds a Dash of Extremism

Tattoo art by Flames – Skin Flixx Ink.She used state money to pay for religious activities; has ties to Dominionism and Alaska Independence PartyBy Sherman DeBrosse / The Rag Blog / October 13, 2008 Sarah Palin has said that she … finish reading Palin Mixes State With Religion, Adds a Dash of Extremism

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Sarah Palin and Dominionism : Kingdom Now

Honest Questions About Sarah Palin’s Religious Backgroundby Sherman De Brosse / The Rag Blog / October 8, 2008 The nation spent weeks scrutinizing the pronouncements of Reverend Dr. Jeremiah Wright and asking if Barack Obama agreed with them. Now we … finish reading Sarah Palin and Dominionism : Kingdom Now

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Who Hangs With Extremists? Sarah Palin and the AIP

‘The Alaskan Independence Party is part of a network of extreme right wing groups around the US, some of which have links to white supremacist organizations.’By Sherman De Brosse / October 6, 2008 Sarah Palin has courted and developed close … finish reading Who Hangs With Extremists? Sarah Palin and the AIP

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Sarah Palin and the Witch-Fighting Pastor Who Helped Her Become Governor

‘Examination of a Witch,’ by T.H. Matteson 1853 / Courtesy of the Peabody Essex Museum. Blaming it all on witches is not without precedent.Sarah Palin Linked Her Electoral Success to Prayer of Kenyan Witch Hunter Thomas MutheeBy Hannah Strange / … finish reading Sarah Palin and the Witch-Fighting Pastor Who Helped Her Become Governor

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The Pipeline to Nowhere : Lipstick on a Pork Barrel

Gov. Palin andFederal Coordinator for Alaska Natural Gas Transportation Projects, Drue Pearce at AGIA signing ceremony last year.‘The pipeline exists only on paper. The first section has yet to be laid, federal approvals are years away and the pipeline will … finish reading The Pipeline to Nowhere : Lipstick on a Pork Barrel

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Baptist Minister Howard Bess of Alaska Says Sarah Palin Scares Him

Reverend Howard Bess, who wrote a book Palin wanted banned and who fought her on abortion and gay rights, says the country should fear her election By David Talbot | September 16, 2008 The Wasilla Assembly of God, the evangelical … finish reading David Talbot :
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Anchorage : Massive Protest Greets Sarah Palin

Demonstrators in Alaska say ‘No!’ to Sarah Palin.Alaska Women Reject Palin: ‘ Never, have I seen anything like it in my 17 and a half years living in Anchorage’By AKMuckraker / September 14, 2008 See Video below. ANCHORAGE — I … finish reading Anchorage : Massive Protest Greets Sarah Palin

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