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
A city council in West Virginia has approved the second reading of an ordinance that would stop people within its limits from keeping cats that create a…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
The devastating flood last week displaced not only people, but also many pets. Lots of folks are having a hard time finding a place for their furry…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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