All posts tagged "cultural appropriation"

  • Seeing Jackson Through Indigenous Eyes

    As a global tourist destination, Jackson has a duty to responsibly reflect Native people, culture and history JACKSON HOLE, WY – I remember Jackson from my childhood. My family would venture to Yellowstone National Park and then...

    • Posted June 20, 2018
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  • Bar T 5: No More Native American Portrayals

    Owners don’t want their business wrapped in ‘politics’ JACKSON HOLE, WY – Bar T 5 Covered Chuckwagon Cookout’s performances in Cache Creek and at Jackson parades will no longer include the portrayal of Native Americans. The decision came...

    • Posted June 1, 2018
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  • Redface in Jackson Forces Residents to Rethink Traditions

    Some of Jackson’s holiday celebrations include a racist component JACKSON HOLE, WY – There has been little community dialogue about the appropriation of Native American culture in Jackson Hole. That changed during Jackson’s Old West Days parade,...

    • Posted May 30, 2018
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  • FEATURE: Dawn After the Storm

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – Misty Dawn grew up on the Wind River Indian Reservation (WRIR) in Crowheart, Wyoming. On one side, her ancestors are healers, on the other, chiefs. The reservation is the only in the country...

    • Posted April 11, 2017
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