In your average roomful of 100 Alaska women, well over half of them – 59 – have been physically abused or sexually assaulted in their lifetimes. When you pass a woman on the sidewalk, in the aisle at the grocery store, on a ski trail or in the car next to you, there’s a better than 50-50 chance she is among the victims. Read More >
At 12:55 p.m. on a Saturday, a dozen or so cars sat idling in the snowy parking lot of the Fairview Community Recreation Center in Anchorage's Fairview neighborhood. Cardboard boxes, backpacks and bags were neatly queued on the ground as people, thoroughly bundled up against the cold, chatted with one another in a variety of languages. Read More >
|From Justin Anchorage|
I love Alaska dearly, and decided to go to law school because I felt it would be the best way for me to help make a positive and lasting difference in the lives of others. The Alaska Legal Services Corporation shares this vision. The road to justice can be long, difficult, and, unfortunately, extremely expensive. ALSC is there to help; offering free legal assistance and educational clinics to...... Read more
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