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Florida seeks investigation on Mike Bloomberg donation on voting 24.9.2020 Headlines: All Headlines
Florida's attorney general asked state and federal law enforcement on Wednesday to investigate possible election law violations after billionaire and former Democratic presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg helped raise more than $16 million for Florida felons to pay their debts so they can vote in the presidential election.
In “Antebellum,” racism fuels a terrifying neo-horror ride 17.9.2020 Denver Post: Entertainment
Since Jordan Peele's "Get Out" smartly teased the horror of racism, there's been a fine upsurge of Black filmmakers and their collaborators bending the horror genre (fantasy/sci-fi, too) to culture-critiquing effect.
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In “Antebellum,” racism fuels a terrifying neo-horror ride 17.9.2020 Headlines: All Headlines
Since Jordan Peele's "Get Out" smartly teased the horror of racism, there's been a fine upsurge of Black filmmakers and their collaborators bending the horror genre (fantasy/sci-fi, too) to culture-critiquing effect.
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Tribal nations face continued voter suppression 14.9.2020 High Country News Most Recent
A new book explains barriers at the ballot box.
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On Philanthropy: How donors can advance racial justice 13.9.2020 Denver Post: Business
George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Daniel Prude, Jacob Blake. The long road to racial justice in this country has been rocky and painful. It started long before these four people became household names and will, tragically, go well beyond their injuries and deaths. In response to these tragedies, many donors – whether in private or public […]
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PHOTOS: Denver-Aurora March Against Racism & Police Violence 31.8.2020 Headlines: All Headlines
Several hundred protesters took part in a 5-mile march down Colfax Ave. from Aurora to Denver on Sunday, August 30, 2020.
Guest Commentary: Business leaders have a ‘defining role’ in battling systemic racism 25.8.2020 Denver Post: Opinion
I believe that business has a defining role to play in addressing systemic racism and I am challenging Colorado CEOs and leaders to join me and leverage their organizational resources to create a more equitable Colorado.
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How racism adversely affects wildlife, too 24.8.2020 High Country News Most Recent
New research exposes how systemic racism physically alters ecosystems for the worse.
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Former CSU Rams coach Mike Bobo says he’s offended by allegations of racial insensitivity, player mistreatment 21.8.2020 Headlines: All Headlines
Mike Bobo says he has nothing to hide from his days as the Colorado State head football coach.
Guest Commentary: Denver schools should facilitate learning pods to reduce disparities 19.8.2020 Denver Post: Opinion
The Denver Public School Board implies that families should just trust the school board even though they admit that they cannot promise families that the online teacher provided by the district is affiliated with the child’s school.
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Trump to pardon women’s suffrage leader Susan B. Anthony on 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment 18.8.2020 Denver Post: All Political News
President Donald Trump said Tuesday he will pardon Susan B. Anthony, a leader in the women’s suffrage movement, who was arrested for voting in 1872 in violation of laws permitting only men to vote.
Indigenous and Black Lives Matter activists join forces in Oregon 14.8.2020 High Country News Most Recent
An acknowledged, shared history of oppression renews the fight for justice.
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Native Americans and Black Lives Matters activists join forces in Oregon 14.8.2020 High Country News Most Recent
An acknowledged, shared history of oppression renews the fight for justice.
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Kniech: We can no longer pretend that old-racist policies don’t impact our community today 14.8.2020 Denver Post: Opinion
Vince Carroll has twice decried discussion of race in Denver’s update to decades-old Group Living zoning. But he ignores racial inequality data and a national awakening that “not being racist” won’t end harm to our neighbors unless we also tackle the racism built into rules that perpetuate harm long after racist intent has faded.  So let’s look at the data and how structural racism works in zoning.
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CSU Rams pause all football activities amid allegations of racism, verbal abuse 8.8.2020 Headlines: All Headlines
The future of CSU’s football program, and its leadership under Steve Addazio, took another turn early Friday evening.
Columbus may finally get kicked out of the park after five decades of Chicano activism 6.8.2020 Denver Post: Local
A multi-generational effort aims to formally rename the park to its colloquial title, La Raza Park, has been picking up steam.
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Columbus may finally get kicked out of the park after five decades of Chicano activism 6.8.2020 Denver Post: Lifestyles
A multi-generational effort aims to formally rename the park to its colloquial title, La Raza Park, has been picking up steam.
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“If not now, when?”: Black women seize political spotlight 3.8.2020 Headlines: All Headlines
The little girl ran up to her, wide-eyed and giddy.
Letters: Honor John Lewis with voting rights (7/31/20) 31.7.2020 Denver Post: Opinion
Honor John Lewis with voting rights I encourage Rep. Joe Neguse, Sen. Michael Bennet, and Sen. Cory Gardner to honor the memory of John Lewis by advancing specific voting rights reforms.
Colorado to declare racism a public health crisis after push by agency staffers to respond to protests, pandemic 31.7.2020 Headlines: All Headlines
Colorado will declare racism a public health crisis following a push by staffers inside the state's health department to respond to ongoing social-justice protests and the inequities highlighted by the coronavirus pandemic.
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