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Economics, immigration and the changing face of the Last Frontier

Over the course of little more than a century, Alaska communities transformed from primarily indigenous to some of the most culturally diverse in the United States. What changed? A combination of economic and political forces combined to reshape the population -- and the effects still linger today.

Type: Segment

Duration: 00:05:47

Station: Alaska Public Media


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Restorative Justice: Past & Present

In Alaska, sky-high rates of domestic violence and sexual assault are closely connected with the state’s law enforcement and criminal justice systems -- systems that have experienced massive transformation over the course of Alaska’s history. Could restoring traditional methods of justice help improve public safety and strengthen Alaska communities?

Type: Segment

Duration: 00:05:39

Station: Alaska Public Media


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US Attorney General Barr in Alaska

Attorney General Barr visits Alaska

Type: Raw Interview

Duration: 01:26:38

Station: Alaska Public Media


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You Had to do a Job

Einar Hasseth discusses his deployment to Vietnam as a Combat Radio Operator.

Type: Interstitial/Promo

Duration: 00:01:16

Station: Alaska Public Media


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We Were in it All the Time

Harold Snoddy, a Vietnam Veteran, shares his experiences of being deployed to Vietnam and his reflection on the war years later.

Type: Interstitial/Promo

Duration: 00:01:00

Station: Alaska Public Media


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There’s Got to be a Better Way

Air Force Veteran, Rex J. Close, reflects on the Vietnam War and those who fought in it.

Type: Interstitial/Promo

Duration: 00:02:33

Station: Alaska Public Media


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Snakes or Anything

Vietnam Veteran, Einar Hasseth talks about his deployment to Vietnam and his first experience with the bunkers.

Type: Interstitial/Promo

Duration: 00:01:39

Station: Alaska Public Media


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Nobody was Home

Lamar Gunter, the sister of a Vietnam Veteran, talks about how her brother struggled after deploying to Vietnam and how the Vietnam war shaped her lif

Type: Interstitial/Promo

Duration: 00:04:58

Station: Alaska Public Media


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Never Considered Myself a Hero

Helen Peters, a Vietnam Veteran, talks about her experiences as a nurse during the Vietnam War.

Type: Interstitial/Promo

Duration: 00:02:50

Station: Alaska Public Media


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My Number Was Up

Air Force Veteran, Rex J. Close, talks about the moment he found out he was being drafted into the military during the Vietnam War.

Type: Interstitial/Promo

Duration: 00:02:07

Station: Alaska Public Media


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His Name was Louis Coleman

Meredith Townsend III talks about his experience running into an old friend while they were both deployed to Vietnam.

Type: Interstitial/Promo

Duration: 00:01:39

Station: Alaska Public Media


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Escaping Saigon

Dale Tran, a Vietnamese Refugee, speaks about his family’s experience fleeing Saigon during the Vietnam War.

Type: Interstitial/Promo

Duration: 00:05:50

Station: Alaska Public Media


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Consequences of War

Vietnam Veteran, Tony Knowles, talks about deploying to Vietnam and his experiences after returning home.

Type: Interstitial/Promo

Duration: 00:04:18

Station: Alaska Public Media


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Coming Home

Vietnam Veteran, Meredith Townsend III, shares his experiences when returning home from the Vietnam War.

Type: Interstitial/Promo

Duration: 00:03:31

Station: Alaska Public Media