Last week, Karen Wickersham and I had the opportunity to meet with KECI Station Manager, Tamy Wagner, and Local News Director, Chris Avery. They requested that the conversation be kept off record and we honor that request. However, we do need to let all of you know that KECI has rejected the written proposal … More UPDATE RE: SINCLAIR & LOCAL NEWS
So I’ve been hesitating on sharing this podcast for many reasons. Mostly because revolutionary love is complicated. It’s mocked. It can sound cliche. I don’t fully understand it. Revolutionary love feels impossible. And like its expending energy we don’t have toward a divide that cannot be mended, or even breached. The people behind the NRA … More Revolutionary Love in a Time of Rage ❤️🔥
First, we understand that the actions listed below will have potential detrimental impacts on our local station and its employees. Like most of you, we care about them and their livelihoods. That being said, to make change happen, it is not comfortable or painless. That is why the change comes about. In this circumstance, … More URGENT ACTION RE: SINCLAIR BROADCASTING
Missoula!! We are inching closer to this forum actually happening! We are very much looking forward to this conversation between UM leadership, including President Bodnar and Coach Hauck, and community members. This is a much needed conversation. After working with all these panelists, I am confident we will have a thorough, transparent, but productive discussion … More Tackling Sexism: A Community Conversation with UM Leadership
Hey Missoula! We hope you can join us for this forum. This is a really unique opportunity for us to address these issues and have a balanced conversation with representation from the University of Montana, specifically UM Griz Head Football Coach, Bobby Hauck. Having these people at the same table provides us with the ability … More Tackling Sexism: A Missoula Rises Forum with the University of Montana Football Head Coach, Bobby Hauck
Updated Women’s Marches/Rallies on January 20, 2018 around Montana! 1. Montana Women’s March Anniversary Celebration: Missoula. Starting at Noon at the XXXX’s and marching down Higgins to Caras Park. https://www.facebook.com/events/570410086640783/ 2. Helena Area Women’s March starting at 11 am (on Sixth Avenue at the far north side of the Capitol Complex, near the “MONTANA in flowers” … More Women’s Marches Across Montana: Celebrating a Year of Activism and Taking our Power to the Polls.
Who wants to show their Missoula Rises pride?! 🙋🏾♀️🙋🏼♀️🙋🏽♂️🙋🏻♂️ We have hundreds pins & car magnets. Put them on, then keep an eye out for your fellow Risers and throw up a ✊🏽 when you do. Large pin: $1.00 Small pin: $0.50 or 3 for $1.00 Car magnet: $2.00 Pick up after 2:00 pm Tuesday, … More 🌈❤️SWAG ALERT🌈❤️
We are working hard to put together an incredible celebration of activists who have worked so hard this year to better our Community, State and Nation. I cannot even tell you how LONG the list of proposed speakers was for this event. It was incredibly hard to narrow it down. Which speaks volumes about the … More Ordinary Women Doing Extraordinary Work
Hey Missoula, let’s celebrate! Let’s celebrate a year of activism. Let’s celebrate our community – we strapped on our boots and hit the pavement in the name of democracy. Let’s celebrate the women and folks who stepped it up, put in the sweat equity and love for our community. Let’s celebrate each other. I am … More Women’s March Missoula!
NO MORE being complicit and passive. Show up. Be heard. Be Loud. Be forceful in your message to Daines and Gianforte. This not an event to sit out. If you care, you show up. We will have a press conference at the rally. We need you there. The stakes are getting higher and higher for … More RALLY AGAINST GOP TAXSCAM
If you couldn’t make it to our Anniversary party last night, we want to share some news with our members. First, and most exciting, we are honored and pleased to announce that the Missoula Area Resistance Collective (MARC) has decided to merge into our group. As many of you know, MARC was created by Rebecca Weston, … More ANNIVERSARY ANNOUNCEMENT!
Dear President Trump: This will be the only time you ever receive a note of gratitude from me. 365 days ago you were elected President. I was in shock and physically sickened when your win sunk in. I have never felt betrayal so deep in my bones as I did the morning of November 9th. … More Dear President Trump: