All posts tagged "activism"

  • 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 on Saturday. Jackson Hole, WY — The ongoing headcount for the Women’s March on Washington and...

    • 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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  • Jacksonites Join Protesters Across the Country

      JACKSON HOLE, WY – While the temperature hovered in the single digits, more than 100 people gathered on the Town Square today to protest the repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), a.k.a. Obamacare, President-elect Donald...

    • Posted January 15, 2017
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  • FREE SPEECH: Cowboy Courage

    How a former UW student shed light on civil rights issues in the face of intolerant school and state officials. JACKSON HOLE, WY – When he woke up on October 17, 1969, Mel Hamilton was a starter...

    • Posted January 10, 2017
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  • DON’T MISS: Activists Unite

    See what’s next for water protectors at Standing Rock and learn how to join the fight. Jackson Hole, WY — Locals will have the chance to hear from prominent activists involved in efforts near the Standing Rock...

    • Posted January 2, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ 2: Female Fervor

    Local women gear up for Women’s March on Washington and marches in Wyoming. JACKSON HOLE, WY – When Jackson Hole ski instructor Augusta Friendsmith learned the results of the presidential election she was in Playa del Carmen...

    • Posted December 28, 2016
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