All posts tagged "protest"

  • 161207freespeech
    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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  • 161116freespeech
    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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  • 161116buzz4
    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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  • 161116editorsnote
    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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  • A Peace March at Standing Rock Monday ensued after a day of intense standoffs between the Protectors of Water and DAPL officials. (Photo: Wade Dunstan)
    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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  • Cheney Protest
    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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