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Rich Lowry: The sad plight of Jihadi John

...knife-wielding executioner, Emwazi was harried by British intelligence beyond human endurance. Some so-called civil libertarians have picked up on his plaint to argue that a good, promising young Muslim man was pushed into the arms of a medieval terror...
Alaska becomes 3rd state with legal marijuana

...and court rulings.Making Alaska the third state to legalize recreational marijuana was the goal of a coalition including libertarians, rugged individualists and small-government Republicans who prize the privacy rights enshrined in the state's constitution...
Alaska quietly becomes 3rd state to legalize marijuana

...same category as Washington state and Colorado with legal marijuana was the goal of the pro-pot coalition that included libertarians, rugged individualists and small-government Republicans who prize the privacy rights enshrined in the Alaska state constitution...

...Anti-vaccination parents include a mix of views - from religious communities to families practicing alternative medicine and libertarians who shun government interference.But many are Americans with college degrees living in liberal communities such as Santa...
Senate candidates share views

...about it." Each candidate was asked why they had decided to run under the party platform's they'd chosen. Fish said Libertarians believed in the free will of the individual. "An individual has a right to their life, their will and their property and...
Mentally ill people must be treated, like it or not

...Whatever care he was getting, it was insufficient. It's an all too common story with a predictable end. Some civil libertarians contend, wrongly, that people have a right to be left alone - no matter how ill. That makes it too easy for government...
Independence Party candidate withdraws from senate race

...parties.About 16,000 voters are registered with the Alaskan Independence Party, about twice the number of registered libertarians. There were about 133,000 registered Republicans as of early August, according to the Division of Elections.Begich's...
Treadwell to run for U.S. Senate seat

...has the "practical background and philosophical integrity" to appeal to various elements of the state Republican party, libertarians and those who believe government has a role in promoting commerce. "I'll put my record up against anybody," he said...
Municipal League warns of 'gag' initiative

...signature gatherers to qualify the initiatives for the ballot, she said. The three local sponsors in Alaska are all registered Libertarians. "Let people know, 'please, don't vote for this thing,'" Wasserman said. Attorney Ben Brown asked Wasserman what...
Metcalfe plan would have oil companies fill budget gap

...Libertarian parties. The AIP has formally endorsed Metcalfe's ideas. The Greens' candidate for governor supports it. The Libertarians like some parts of the plan. In a nutshell, Metcalfe argues that Alaska lets the companies producing oil here make too...


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