All posts tagged "President Trump"

  • Wyoming Won’t Release Voter Info to ‘Election Integrity’ Commission

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – Wyoming voter information is safe from federal meddling. Republican Secretary of State Ed Murray announced Monday he will not provide voter info to President Trump’s Advisory Commission on Election Integrity. “I am going...

    • Posted July 3, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: Post Portraitgate

    Community remains divided as council votes to return presidential portraits to town hall. JACKSON HOLE, WY – If a photo hanging on a wall isn’t news, the overflowing room at last night’s town council meeting suggested otherwise....

    • Posted June 21, 2017
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  • GUEST OPINION: Righting Ancient Wrongs

    Why Chief Washakie should have a place in town hall over Trump and Pence. JACKSON HOLE, WY – I am an immigrant from Zimbabwe. When I became a US citizen in the fall of 2000, the man...

    • Posted June 21, 2017
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  • EDITOR’S NOTE: Honor and Dishonor

    The danger of normalizing President Trump. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Mayor Pete Muldoon’s decision last week to replace the town hall portraits of President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence with an image of Shoshone Chief...

    • Posted June 14, 2017
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  • DEMOCRACY IN CRISIS: A Checkered Past

    Amid Comey chaos, lessons surface about the history of America’s Secret Police. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Hundreds of people lined up in the marble hallways of a Senate office building, hoping to get one of the 88...

    • Posted June 14, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: A Storm Ensues

    People from across the country react to Muldoon’s presidential portrait switch. JACKSON HOLE, WY – After Mayor Pete Muldoon replaced town hall photos of President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence with a photo of Chief...

    • Posted June 14, 2017
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  • OPINION: Weighty Gestures

    The decision to remove presidential photos at town hall was ill-conceived. “All democracies are emerging democracies, in the sense that they are always in danger of sinking into bad habits of thinking and acting.”  – Anonymous JACKSON...

    • Posted June 14, 2017
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  • DEMOCRACY IN CRISIS: When We Stop Paying Attention

    Andrew Jackson, President Trump, Hitler and the seeds of global fascism. JACKSON HOLE, WY – I’m writing this week from North Carolina, the state that may be the center of our current illiberal, anti-democratic and yet ostensibly...

    • Posted May 31, 2017
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  • DEMOCRACY IN CRISIS: Reality Show Rally

    Populism, belonging, and inside jokes at Trump’s Pennsylvania rally. JACKSON HOLE, WY – It’s hard to know what to make of these post-election Trump rallies. The latest one, in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, was intended to celebrate his first...

    • Posted May 9, 2017
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  • DEMOCRACY IN CRISIS: Civil Ills

    The Death of Freddie Gray and the future of police reform. JACKSON HOLE, WY – On a cold and rainy day shortly after the election, I interviewed Baltimore Police Commissioner Kevin Davis in his office overlooking the...

    • Posted April 25, 2017
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