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
In a virtual press briefing Friday, Gov. Jim Justice addressed a letter sent to him by West Virginia House of Delegates member Danielle Walker, a Democrat from Monongalia County. The letter called on Justice to address a rise in white supremacy and messages of hate across West Virginia.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
This article has been updated to clarify the desription of Breitbart News Network. West Virginia University President E. Gordon Gee released a statement…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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