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Kwon Atlas

Kwon Atlas

Kwon Atlas is a Denver-area businessman, philanthropist and community leader, formerly serving as the senior advisor on community-based initiatives and special projects in the Office of the Mayor of Denver, Michael B. Hancock, and vice president of the Urban League Young Professionals of Metropolitan Denver Chapter. Atlas is also the founder and chief editor of the Five Points Atlas (Newspaper) and an urban and public affairs master’s graduate from the University of San Francisco and CSU alum. He currently serves as the director of the Montbello Building Wealth Center, which promotes entrepreneurship, workforce development and financial literacy in the Montbello, Denver neighborhood.

COMMENTARY

Credit card law would give big-box stores payday at community’s expense

By: - August 21, 2023

Big-box stores and their lobbyists are trying to meddle with our wallets, again. Right now, they are pushing to pass the Credit Card Competition Act of 2023, a bill that would make credit less accessible to our marginalized communities and give big-box stores a payday. Congress was able to shut this bill down when it […]