All posts tagged "opinion"

  • DEMOCRACY IN CRISIS: Confidence and Quantum Politics in the Age of Trump

    What “War and Peace,” umbrellas, and anti-fascists tell us about the way we understand the world A few moments before Senators Richard Burr and Mark Warner, Chair and Co-Chair of the Senate Intelligence Committee, respectively, came out...

    • Posted October 11, 2017
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  • Crucial Matters

    Underneath the beauty, horrendous matters exist in Jackson JACKSON HOLE, WY— As I am looking out of my window to the distant mountains that are already speckled with snow, I cannot help but to feel blessed that...

    • Posted October 11, 2017
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  • FROM OUR READERS

    Presidential Portraits and Hypocrisy Ah, portraitgate, the irony you expose! Trump’s entire election platform was based on disrespecting President Barack Obama in every way imaginable, from racist caricatures to the blatantly false claim that Obama wasn’t even...

    • Posted June 28, 2017
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  • DISPATCH FROM CHIOS: No Home for the Holidays

    A story of darkness, light and perspective. JACKSON HOLE, WY – It doesn’t feel like Christmas in Souda Camp as I cozy into my favorite corner of Muhammed’s Ikea container, where I’ve spent so many afternoons sipping...

    • Posted December 28, 2016
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  • FREE SPEECH: Talking Too Much

    How speaking up presents a different set of challenges for half the population. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Women have a reputation for speaking too much. A Christmas photo that surfaced on the internet this year depicts a...

    • Posted December 28, 2016
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  • FROM OUR READERS

    Public Lands Under Serious Threat Folks in the West love our public lands, and for many reasons; the ample places to hunt, fish, camp, hike, ride and otherwise enjoy the great outdoors are a significant reason they...

    • Posted November 15, 2016
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  • GUEST OPINION: Post-Election To-Dos

    Let’s come together as a community and fight for our values. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Emotions ran raw last Tuesday on election night. Depending on your preferred candidate, you were shocked, despondent, and baffled, or elated, euphoric,...

    • Posted November 15, 2016
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  • EDITOR’S NOTE: The Resistance

    This is not the time to say, ‘Everything is going to be OK.’ JACKSON HOLE, WY – Like many of you, I have spent the last week in mourning. But my despair is not tied to Democrats...

    • Posted November 15, 2016
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  • WELL, THAT HAPPENED: The Great Election Purge

    The path to cleaning house and reverting back to a normal, post-election way of life. JACKSON HOLE, WY – If you’re reading this, congratulations! Somehow you survived. After years of vomit-inducing torment, overbearing political coverage, heated conversations...

    • Posted November 8, 2016
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  • GUEST OPINION: We Forgot About Karyn

    Why you should vote for the 1 percent local option sales tax. JACKSON HOLE, WY – I’m often asked why the Jackson Hole Conservation Alliance has endorsed the 1 percent  local option sales tax on the November...

    • Posted November 1, 2016
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