ACAT News & Updates

Podcast Available – Protecting Future Generations: The Need to Unravel Historical Intergenerational Trauma

CHE-Alaska Teleconference, Recorded Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

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Historical trauma is a combination of immense losses and traumatic “happenings” that are perpetrated upon entire cultures.When the causes and effects of these wounds have not been resolved, they are transmitted from one generation to the next. The hurt, suffering and pain of trauma/injustice when left untouched continues to cause harm until it is finally addressed. Speakers: Lisa Ellanna, Director of Kawerak Katirvik Cultural Cen

By |March 27th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Podcast Available – Protecting Future Generations: The Need to Unravel Historical Intergenerational Trauma

2018 Anchorage Municipal Elections

Voting by mail is easy . . . and it’s important! Here’s all you need to know . . . .


We at Alaska Community Action on Toxics want to help ensure voters are well informed about the new Vote-By-Mail system for the local Anchorage city elections. For the first time ever, the official ballots for the city election are being mailed directly to you at the same address where you are registered. Your

By |March 22nd, 2018|Categories: Home Posts, Uncategorized|Comments Off on 2018 Anchorage Municipal Elections

Podcast Available – Upholding Science and Protecting Environmental Health in the Era of “Fake News”: A Conversation with Investigative Reporter Sharon Lerner

CHE-Alaska Call: Recorded February 28, 2018

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Sharon Lerner discusses her recent investigations into chemical industry cover-ups, the revolving door between industry employees and regulators, and industry challenges to the scientific evidence showing the danger of chemicals. In this podcast, you will also hear an update concerning the work of ACAT and WATER (Wake-Up Alaskans to the Toxic Environmental Reality) to address PFAS contamination in Fairbanks associated with dispersion of aqueous

By |February 24th, 2018|Categories: CHE-AK_Info_Pages, Home Posts|Comments Off on Podcast Available – Upholding Science and Protecting Environmental Health in the Era of “Fake News”: A Conversation with Investigative Reporter Sharon Lerner