All posts tagged "Wyoming"

  • Letter: It Begins Before High School

    A middle school student’s plea for parents, teachers and children to talk about consent, sexual assault now The students at the Jackson Hole Middle School are studying key problems both at home and abroad, such as the...

    • Posted June 5, 2018
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  • Bar T 5: No More Native American Portrayals

    Owners don’t want their business wrapped in ‘politics’ JACKSON HOLE, WY – Bar T 5 Covered Chuckwagon Cookout’s performances in Cache Creek and at Jackson parades will no longer include the portrayal of Native Americans. The decision came...

    • Posted June 1, 2018
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  • Redface in Jackson Forces Residents to Rethink Traditions

    Some of Jackson’s holiday celebrations include a racist component JACKSON HOLE, WY – There has been little community dialogue about the appropriation of Native American culture in Jackson Hole. That changed during Jackson’s Old West Days parade,...

    • Posted May 30, 2018
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  • Check Yes or No Consent

    Read the background on this story here. As adolescents in a small town test the sexual boundaries of themselves and each other, is a risk-prone community failing to teach them the limits? JACKSON HOLE, WY – In...

    • Posted May 30, 2018
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  • Editor’s Note: Shedding Fear and Speaking Out

    In a community where a poisonous sexual culture has thrived, Jackson’s youth seek cultural reformation  Nearly three months before the #MeToo movement emerged, Jackson Hole faced its own moment of reckoning. “I had no idea what I...

    • Posted May 30, 2018
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  • Title X Quandaries

    Wyoming family planning providers say vulnerable women at risk with ‘domestic gag rule’  JACKSON HOLE, WY – It has been a tumultuous time for family planning clinics. Since the election of President Trump, clinics have been told...

    • Posted May 28, 2018
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  • Arne Jorgensen Enters Town Council Race

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – There is more than a no-growth or pro-growth path for Jackson, Arne Jorgensen said. That’s one reason the award-winning architect has entered the race for Town Council. He said notions of community and...

    • Posted May 25, 2018
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  • Opening Art Portals

    How a push toward diverse programming is shifting Jackson’s cultural landscape and empowering audiences JACKSON HOLE, WY – Jasmin Nava Moreno was waiting in town to meet her mother when a white man accosted her. “Go back...

    • Posted May 24, 2018
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  • Game and Fish Approves Griz Hunt

      JACKSON HOLE, WY – One year after Yellowstone grizzly bears were removed from the endangered species list, Wyoming Game and Fish voted unanimously today to allow grizzly bear hunting. A lengthy period of public comments—both in...

    • Posted May 23, 2018
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  • Down with Discrimination

    Jackson Town Council moves forward with non-discrimination ordinance   JACKSON HOLE, WY – Jackson Town Council’s message to the LGBTQ community on Monday was clear: We will protect you. During a May 21 workshop, Town Council voted...

    • Posted May 22, 2018
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