All posts tagged "Trump"

  • EDITOR’S NOTE: Foreign Compassion

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – When he was 10 years old, my father emigrated to the U.S. with his family from Tel Kaif, Iraq—among the seven countries included in President Trump’s immigration ban enacted Friday that halted this...

    • Posted January 31, 2017
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  • FEATURE: Moments vs. Movements

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – At the time, Erica MacDonald didn’t know what she was a part of. Shoulder to shoulder with hundreds of strangers, she stood at a Washington D.C. street corner for hours on January 21,...

    • Posted January 31, 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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  • THE BUZZ: Bridges, Not Walls

    Community addresses what’s next for Latino populace under a Trump presidency. JACKSON HOLE, WY – St. John’s Episcopal Church overflowed with concerned people of all ages and races on Wednesday to address how a Donald Trump presidency may...

    • Posted November 22, 2016
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  • REDNECK PERSPECTIVE: The Trump Tirade

    We must not assume the traits we condemn. JACKSON HOLE, WY – A preacher was tired of the morally superior tone of his congregation. He told them, “If there was a drunken orgy in town, I would...

    • Posted November 22, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ 3: Undone Americans

    A history of the House Un-American Activities Committee and its potential to be reinstated. JACKSON HOLE, WY – The day after the Orlando shooting in June, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich called for the resurrection of the...

    • Posted November 22, 2016
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  • GUEST OPINION: Movements Will Move Us

    Coming to terms with America’s dark past and its possibility for a different future. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Trump won. I watched the election results come in with a friend, both of us in utter shock. How...

    • Posted November 22, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ 4: Prophetic Pupils

    Members of the student populace have advice for today’s leaders. JACKSON HOLE, WY – While world leaders met in Marrakech for the COP22 climate summit last week, more than 200 students from Wyoming and Idaho converged at...

    • Posted November 22, 2016
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  • FEATURE: Trump’s Fourth Estate

    Why fact-based journalism is now under fire, and what the public needs to know about its endangered future. JACKSON HOLE, WY – For many in the Jackson Hole community, the shock and tears that came with Donald...

    • Posted November 15, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ 1: ‘We Stand By You’

    New leaders Muldoon and Epstein vow to protect the rights of locals under a Trump presidency. JACKSON HOLE, WY – This week people across the country expressed fear and uncertainty about what a Donald Trump presidency means...

    • Posted November 15, 2016
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