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Where do we go from here?

Where do we go from here? Martin Luther King Jr. was an American Baptist minister and activist, one of the most prominent leaders in the civil rights movement from 1955 until his assassination in 1968. Where Do We Go From Here: Chaos or Community? is the title of his final published work. The book was his central case for hopefulness, for continued nonviolent actions, for…

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Three important events this week !

Riverton Peace Mission: What is Institutional Racism? This Jan 5, Chesie Lee of the Riverton Peace Council is hosting Lilian Zuniga to discuss definitions and the processes of institutional racism. Learn more about the Riverton Peace Mission: https://www.rivertonpeacemission.org/ You can register here: https://www.rivertonpeacemission.org/rpm-zoom-event-jan-5 Citizens’ Climate Lobby Bill Barron, regional director for Citizens Climate Lobby will be in Powell and Cody on Feb 7 and 8…

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Good news from our friends at Healthy Wyoming.

Your emails and calls have advanced health care to step 4 on the way to becoming law. Thank you. If we’re going to expand Medicaid in Wyoming and provide basic healthcare access to 24,000 of our uninsured neighbors, we need the Legislature to pass a bill making it law. Today, we advanced to Step FOUR of that path. On Tuesday, the Legislature’s Joint Revenue Committee…

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Message from Nate Martin Healthy Wyoming Check out this graphic. It’s an illustration of how a bill becomes a law in the Wyoming Legislature. If we’re going to expand Medicaid in Wyoming and provide basic healthcare access to 24,000 of our uninsured neighbors, we need the Legislature to pass a bill making it law. Right now, we’re on Step One of that path. We need…

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Immigration—A Hot Button Issue.

Civil liberties are an issue of advocacy for Wyoming Rising, a local 501(c)4 nonprofit organization. Immigration and non-citizen workers are a major component of civil liberties in our nation. Immigration always makes it to the top priority in political party platforms and policy discussions. With climate extremes becoming more commonplace throughout the world (droughts, huge destructive storms, floods, etc.) and violence and oppression occurring in…

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Democrat or Republican. Which Party Do You Belong To?

Be Informed. Each Party publishes a “platform” which is a formal statement of the principles and goals the party supports. The expectation is that they bind the party’s candidates to some extent. The platform is an appeal to the general public, for the ultimate purpose of winning public support and votes based on specific topics or issues. They both promise to preserve and protect America,…

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