Defending Civil Rights

A silent vigil to end human detention camps. Protestors will begin arriving at 9pm at which time a silent sea of candles will light up the parks. Join Us. Bring a light. Friday, July 12, 2019 at 9 PM In Cody at Cody City Park In Powell at Washington Park On Friday July 12th, 2019, Lights for Liberty: A Vigil to End Human Concentration Camps,…

Read More

An annual event that celebrates the relationship between Native Americans and the geological feature we call Heart Mountain will take place this weekend. The 9th Annual Return to Foretop’s Father is coming up June 7th and 8th. Friday, June 7th includes dinner and a seminar on the food and the spiritual relationship to the mountain. Sat. June 8th plans include a Pipe Ceremony at the…

Read More

Women’s Advocacy Group

Supermajority, an exciting new advocacy organization with a mission to educate, train and mobilize women across the country to elevate their issues. The group’s founders include three powerhouse women—Cecilia Richards, former president of Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Ai-Jen Poo, Executive Director of National Domestic Workers Alliance and Alicia Garza, Co-Founder of Black Lives Matter Global Network. Women have been the majority of the voters…

Read More

Thanks so much to the speakers and audience members who joined us on Wednesday evening for an illuminating panel discussion about the vital role non-citizen workers play in the economy of Park County. Our panelists included Wyoming State Representative Dan Northrup, Jeremy Blaylock (Owner of Granny’s Restaurant in Cody), Renee Nash (Director of Housekeeping at the two Best Westerns in Cody), Tina Finneman (Human Resources…

Read More

Update: Watch the recorded discussion on Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/333451774 Wyoming Rising to Present Program on Non-Citizen Employees of Park County.March 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm The public is invited to an informative presentation and community conversation about the vital role non-citizens play in the economic well-being of Park County. The program will take place on Wednesday, March 27, at 7 p.m. at Heart Mountain…

Read More

Senator Hank Coe is on the Minerals Committee which will be voting on this bill on Friday. Contact him at Hank.Coe@wyoleg.gov 307-587-4655 Ask him to vote NO From the Casper Star Tribune, Jan 28, 2019 CHEYENNE — After a veto by then-Gov. Matt Mead at the close of the 2018 budget session, legislation that would create criminal charges for impeding fossil fuel facilities and pipelines…

Read More