Letter to the Editor: Ike’s timely warning and our current reality

by Gerry Werhan, Posted on January 31, 2021 in Mountain Express Sixty years ago this month, Republican President Dwight Eisenhower wrapped…


A Movement. Just Getting Started.

The site for the Pratt & Whitney (P&W, a division of Raytheon Technologies) plant being planned for Asheville is now being cleared…


Vigil at the Site of Bridge

For our 2nd biweekly vigil on February 12, 2021, we returned to the roadside near the Bent Creek River Park and site of the Pratt &…


Stop the War in Yemen - January 25, 2021

We held our first roadside vigil at the site of bridge construction for the Pratt & Whitney plant as part of an international day of…


Rally to Celebrate UN Treaty - January 22, 2021

On this day of international action, we held another rally at Vance Monument. We joined people all over the world to celebrate the Entry…


Die-in at Vance Monument - Dec. 9, 2020

Our first action took place shortly after the Buncombe County Commissioners voted on the tax incentive package. On December 9, 2020, we…