All posts tagged "sexism"

  • #MeToo Outside

    Women in outdoor recreation spell it out for an industry where sexism, assault run rampant JACKSON HOLE, WY – The first time a helicopter dropped Christie Watts off at the top of a snow-covered Alaskan peak, she just “stood there and cried” before dropping in. “I was so happy to...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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  • FEATURE: Engineering Equality

    Women more than measure up to men in the world of science, technology, engineering and math. So why must they work so hard to shatter the sexism in those fields? JACKSON HOLE, WY – Twenty years into...

    • Posted September 6, 2017
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  • GUEST OPINION: We Were Wrong

    A brother speaks to the sexual dynamics his sister endured in Jackson Hole. JACKSON HOLE, WY – The rape/sexual assault culture that exists among youth in Jackson Hole, which Sarah Ross discussed last week (“Reporter’s Notebook: The...

    • Posted July 26, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: A Man’s World

    How a male-dominated workforce takes a toll on women in the valley. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Women in Jackson Hole can prove themselves on the river or in mountains in ways that are unambiguous—either you flip the...

    • Posted May 31, 2017
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  • FREE SPEECH: Talking Too Much

    How speaking up presents a different set of challenges for half the population. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Women have a reputation for speaking too much. A Christmas photo that surfaced on the internet this year depicts a...

    • Posted December 28, 2016
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  • FEATURE: That Was Good… For A Girl

    How micro-inequities in a mountain town affect both sexes. JACKSON HOLE, WY – As they finish their climb, Jeff places the belay device on his harness and Nate begins to coil the rope. “Man you crushed that...

    • Posted July 26, 2016
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