School District Hosts Racism Conversation

Jun 25, 2020
Kara Frame, Becky Harlan and CJ Riculan / NPR

Another community conversation on racism is being hosted by school officials in Fairbanks. It’s part of a process the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District started last year.

City of Delta Junction

A Delta Junction City Council member says he’s been victimized by a fake Twitter account established under his name in January that includes several posts with racist comments. Charles Lester says he reported the account to Twitter on Friday, and the account was removed over the weekend. But there are doubts about Lester’s explanation.

FNSB School District

The Fairbanks North Star Borough School District is being pressed to address racism. The issue came to light during public comments to the school board this week. KUAC’s Dan Bross reports.

Rules or Racism

Jan 9, 2019
University of Alaska Fairbanks

A New Year’s Eve I.D. dispute at a Fairbanks bar has raised questions about racism and state regulations. KUAC’s Dan Bross reports.