All posts tagged "pjh"

  • Fears, Anxieties Deepen for Immigrants

    Advocacy work in other parts of the state highlights a void in Teton County JACKSON HOLE, WY – Recently, Juntos founder and ACLU organizer, Antonio Serrano, based in Cheyenne, got a call from a girl whose father...

    • Posted May 16, 2018
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  • Al Margen de Todo (On the Outside of Everything)

    Jackson’s Spanish speakers find language barriers, lack of resources difficult to overcome in their path to learning and integration         JACKSON HOLE, WY – Emilia Alvarez dreams in English. “Es super raro,” she said. It’s really...

    • Posted May 16, 2018
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  • The Lines of Humanity

    Artist’s work focuses on ‘something that matters’ JACKSON HOLE, WY – The quirky composition and bright colors draw viewers to Jave Yoshimoto’s art. They might see Godzilla, or something that just doesn’t look quite right. “Then, when...

    • Posted May 16, 2018
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  • Out West Goes Multimedia

    Annual festival is anchored in local and regional films, music and a mission JACKSON HOLE, WY – Alana Nichols is a multi-sport gold medalist who has risen through the ranks of some of the most accomplished athletes...

    • Posted May 16, 2018
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  • Local Syndrome: Parsing Our Sensitivities

    Expressing unpopular thoughts on well-intentioned ideas JACKSON HOLE, WY – Despite my comedic résumé, I try not to make a habit of being too critical of my hometown or the people who live in it. I’m not...

    • Posted May 16, 2018
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  • Guest Opinion: A Seat of Opportunity

    Jacksonites must pay attention as Sen. Leland Christensen exits the building JACKSON HOLE, WY – It was a happy day when I learned that Teton County lawmaker Sen. Leland Christensen–R, Alta, would not be returning to the...

    • Posted May 16, 2018
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  • Everyone Has a Story

    StoryCorps tour asks Jacksonites to cozy up to the mic JACKSON HOLE, WY – History is so much more than important dates and events that change the world. It is more than facts and figures and outcomes...

    • Posted May 9, 2018
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  • Universal Ties

    African pop star and activist highlights a world of intercultural connections JACKSON HOLE, WY – The tiny West African country of Benin could not seem more distant from one’s perch in Jackson, Wyoming. For Angélique Kidjo, though,...

    • Posted May 9, 2018
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  • Difficult Discussions

    Woman’s suicide highlights staggering statistics in a state where lawmakers are hot and cold on suicide prevention    JACKSON HOLE, WY – Being around Rachel Rafferty was life-giving. “She would always bring a huge sense of energy,”...

    • Posted May 9, 2018
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  • Hole Hash Out: Should the library cancel Junot Diaz’s visit?

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – Introducing the Hole Hash Out—a space for community dialogue about contentious issues with local tendrils. This week, our gaze is on Pulitzer Prize-winning author Junot Diaz’s upcoming visit to the valley on the...

    • Posted May 9, 2018
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