All posts tagged "activism"

  • DEMOCRACY IN CRISIS: Reinventing the Underground, Part 1

    A countercultural exorcism and its missing young participants. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Standing on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, poet and provocateur Ed Sanders shouted, “Out demons, out!” his arms raised in clenched fists above his...

    • Posted June 7, 2017
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  • REPORTER’S NOTEBOOK: Legal, Educado & Enojado

    People marched in solidarity with ‘those in the shadows’ while Mead dodged their message. JACKSON HOLE, WY – On Monday about 200 people gathered in downtown Cheyenne to march to Governor Matt Mead’s office with a letter...

    • Posted May 2, 2017
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  • FEATURE: Mary, Full of Grace

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – Mary Erickson recalls spring 2011 as a turning point. It marked the time she understood what her role in the community would be. For about a week, a group of anti-choice protesters from...

    • Posted March 28, 2017
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  • STAFF PICKS

    Best Homegrown comedy I Can Ski Forever Perhaps I Can Ski Forever’s biggest success is how hard it is to distinguish between audience members and fictional characters. Not only is the audience occasionally the butt of the...

    • Posted March 21, 2017
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  • ON THE GROUND: Marching With Suspicion

    Was the Native Nations Rise March just a PR move? JACKSON HOLE, WY – Thousands of Native Americans and allies took part in the Native Nations Rise March in Washington, D.C. on Friday. Approximately 8,000 people marched...

    • Posted March 15, 2017
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  • FEATURE: Moments vs. Movements

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – At the time, Erica MacDonald didn’t know what she was a part of. Shoulder to shoulder with hundreds of strangers, she stood at a Washington D.C. street corner for hours on January 21,...

    • Posted January 31, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: Daughters of Equality

    From Jackson Hole and Lander to Cody and Cheyenne, Wyoming’s women’s marches will be counted among the efforts that helped make history. Jackson Hole, WY — The ongoing headcount for the Women’s March on Washington and its “sister...

    • Posted January 24, 2017
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  • In Pictures: The Women’s March on Jackson

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – Jackson Hole was among hundreds of locales, in all 50 states and in countries on all seven continents, where people peacefully demonstrated in solidarity with the Women’s March on Washington. According to organizers, WMW is...

    • Posted January 21, 2017
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  • Jackson Hole March Joins Efforts Across the Globe

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – Three self-described “ordinary” women have spearheaded Jackson Hole’s involvement in what is likely to be an extraordinary global event. On Saturday, Jackson residents will join people in hundreds of locales across the country,...

    • Posted January 20, 2017
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  • DEMOCRACY IN CRISIS: Getting Deep in DC

    Meet your new Washington watchdog unleashed in the nation’s capital. JACKSON HOLE, WY  – Democracy in Crisis is a new column designed to take the prefix “alt” back from a certain white nationalist movement, and hold the Donald...

    • Posted January 18, 2017
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