All posts tagged "protest"

  • REPORTER’S NOTEBOOK: Legal, Educado & Enojado

    People marched in solidarity with ‘those in the shadows’ while Mead dodged their message. JACKSON HOLE, WY – On Monday about 200 people gathered in downtown Cheyenne to march to Governor Matt Mead’s office with a letter...

    • Posted May 2, 2017
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  • DEMOCRACY IN CRISIS: Fragmented Fighting

    Resistance movements need to see the larger picture and come together accordingly. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Twenty years ago I was arrested for occupying the office of Senator Pete Domenici in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The senator and...

    • Posted May 2, 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. Jackson Hole, WY — The ongoing headcount for the Women’s March on Washington and its “sister...

    • 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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  • FREE SPEECH: Why Protest?

    What happens when people stay silent on important issues. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Since September, I’ve held a weekly protest in the Town Square. I began protesting after the deaths of Philando Castile and Alton Sterling. They...

    • Posted December 6, 2016
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  • FREE SPEECH: Creative Protesting

    Local artists respond to the presidential election. JACKSON HOLE, WY – When the election results were finally announced, Walt Gerald was crestfallen. As a father of two young girls, ages 5 and 2.5, the graphic designer and...

    • Posted November 15, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ 4: Blossoming Activists

    A generation of politically engaged young people is born. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Kalamu ya Salaam, an activist and social critic from New Orleans, said the Civil Rights Movement revealed so many injustices that “it was unthinkable...

    • 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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  • THE BUZZ 2: More Residents Take a Stand

    Local efforts to support Standing Rock gain momentum. JACKSON HOLE WY – Chris Christian recently returned from North Dakota, and she’s going right back next week. She is among the thousands of people protesting the proposed North...

    • Posted November 8, 2016
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  • Anti-war/Cheney protest draws large turnout on Saturday

    t Jackson Hole, Wyo.-As many as 250 people gathered Saturday afternoon at the corner of Hwy.22 and the Village Road to protest the war in Iraq and to decry Vice President Dick Cheney’s role in thefour-and-a-half-year conflict....

    • Posted August 27, 2007
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