Square dance calling — the spoken instructions said over the music — makes participation easy. But there are other aspects — like the prevalence of gendered language such as “ladies and gents” — that can make square dancing an unwelcoming or confusing space. One group of friends in the Appalachian square dance scene are taking action to make the tradition more welcoming for all participants.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
2016 Presidential Race
U.S. Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., said Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump should think about withdrawing his candidacy in response to…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Donald Trump is still working to raise money in West Virginia, this week sending his son to a joint national/state finance committee event. State…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
On this week's episode of Viewpoint, host Ashton Marra talks presidential politics with West Virginia native Paige Lavender, senior politics editor with…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is planning a stop in Huntington this week.Sanders' campaign website says the Vermont U.S. senator will…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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