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How can we be ‘safer at home’ without a home?

When I was 15 years old, my mom, my brother and I came home in Arizona to find an eviction notice on the door....

What did Frederick Douglass think of the Fourth of July?

Editor’s note: Following are excerpts from a speech, as it appeared in published form, on the meaning of the Fourth of July delivered by...

Americans more than America worthy of celebration

July 4th is supposed to be a celebration of American independence and, to a greater extent, America itself. In 2020, this is a fraught...

Police spending accounts for about a third of budget in Colorado’s...

When Vanessa Wilson, interim chief of the Aurora Police Department, addressed a special meeting of the Aurora City Council convened on June 30 to...

House Dems pass massive infrastructure bill; GOP calls it ‘nonsense’

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House cleared a massive $1.5 trillion package Wednesday that backers said would not only shore up the nation’s crumbling infrastructure...

Colorado enacts ‘forever chemical’ cleanup measures as federal action falls short

Even in a shortened session, Colorado legislators managed to pass a pair of bills that will help the state kickstart cleanup of so-called “forever...

No, Colorado is not a progressive paradise

Colorado Democrats appear to have it all. Gov. Jared Polis’ popularity is on the rise, with broad public approval of his handling of the ongoing...

Hickenlooper defeats Romanoff in Democratic Senate primary

Former Gov. John Hickenlooper overcame a series of blunders in the final months of his Democratic primary campaign to best rival Andrew Romanoff, a...

Republican incumbent Tipton loses to challenger from the right

While the main contest in Tuesday's election was that between Colorado Democratic candidates for U.S. Senate — former Colorado governor John Hickenlooper beat former...

How operatives use ‘dark tech’ to sway voters

With the 2020 general election underway, voters once again can expect to be inundated with ad hominem attacks for the next four months. But...

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