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
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West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice on Friday offered a conditional apology for calling a high school girls basketball team “thugs,” saying he didn’t know the…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Updated Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020 at 4:15 p.m.Gov. Jim Justice is defending his use of the word “thugs” to describe players and coaches of a high school…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Gov. Jim Justice says he's retiring as a high school boys' basketball coach though he'll continue to guide the girls' team at Greenbrier East High…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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