Local Haines politics has gotten pretty intense lately. A group of Haines residents is trying to recall half of the borough assembly. Elissa Nadworny/NPR hide caption

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Our Land

What It's Like To Live In A Small, Rural, Politically Divided Town

Politics in Haines, Alaska — population 2,500 — has grown intensely bitter lately, reflecting the volume and heat of national politics.

Lost In Thought Jon Hopkins
She Just Likes To Fight
Passionfruit Drake

Local Haines politics has gotten pretty intense lately. A group of Haines residents is trying to recall half of the borough assembly. Elissa Nadworny/NPR hide caption

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What It's Like To Live In A Small, Rural, Politically Divided Town

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FUSE Hudson Mohawke
Laundry Midwest Product
Clarity
Lowrider Yussef Kamaal
Sun Racer David Helpling
Grand Collision
Saltwater Geowulf
Won't Look Back

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Flower Power Kick Bong
2 Seasons
The Sticks The Budos Band
DTFT Illa J
One Big Holiday My Morning Jacket
Smoke & Mirrors Tokimonsta
Touch The Sky Ryan Farish
Purbasha Sabzi

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Light the Night Tracey Chattaway
I Want to Stare at Your Face Until I Die Ryan Hemsworth
The Night Me and Your Mama Met Childish Gambino

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