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At Nike, employees march to protest support for Alberto Salazar 10.12.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Hundreds of Nike employees, angered both by the company’s steadfast support of disgraced running coach Alberto Salazar and by its treatment of female employees and sponsored athletes, protested their employer Monday at its headquarters in Beaverton, Oregon.
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This Cherokee congressman is for Trump – and Indian Country 9.12.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Markwayne Mullin, who is hard-right and white-passing, may not seem like an Indigenous lawmaker, but he’s no anomaly.
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Party favors: Should parties pick candidates before voters do? 9.12.2019 High Country News Most Recent
The 2018 battle over New Mexico’s most conservative district shows just how undemocratic politics can be.
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Limerick: Fulfilling my oath as I depart the National Council on the Humanities 7.12.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
I am the Faculty Director and Chair of the Board of an organization called the Center of the American West at the University of Colorado, where the word “center” has several meanings. The meaning I will accent now is that we hold onto a position at the center of things in a contentious time. One demonstration of that commitment is this:  four days from now, on December 10, I will have the privilege of hosting a public conversation between two Colorado public servants who have forged and maintained a friendship:  former Republican Congressman Bob Beauprez and former Democrat Congressman and Senator Mark Udall.
Guest Commentary: Colorado teachers are ready to strike to fix a broken education system 29.11.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
Through our research we learned that striking is a last resort -- nobody wants to strike or walkout — but educators across Colorado are prepared to make that hard choice for their students if this fundamental crisis is not fixed.
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More clues point to chemical compound in U.S. vaping illnesses 27.11.2019 Denver Post: Local
Health officials said Tuesday they have more evidence that a certain chemical compound is a culprit in a national outbreak of vaping illnesses.
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Why you shouldn’t wash your Thanksgiving turkey 26.11.2019 Denver Post: Lifestyles
NEW YORK -- Go ahead and rinse your cranberries, potatoes and green beans. But food experts say don't -- repeat don't -- wash the turkey before popping it in the oven on Thanksgiving Day.
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Letters: Don’t destroy Social Security (11/23/19) 24.11.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
Don’t destroy Social Security Re: “Social Security isn’t doomed,” Nov. 18 opinion column
Static test scores at many Colorado innovation schools have state, Denver officials questioning format’s effectiveness 24.11.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
An analysis by The Denver Post of state rankings data found 60% of innovation schools in Colorado were at the same level two years after their status change: Most of those that were performing well at the beginning still were, and many of those that started on the state’s accountability clock couldn’t get off it.
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For trans activists, recent setbacks temper long-term hopes 20.11.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Amid their annual vigils for transgender homicide victims, trans rights activists in the U.S. are trying to maintain long-term optimism even as many hard-won protections are under threat.
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Campus under siege as Hong Kong police battle protesters 19.11.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Police tightened their siege of a university campus where hundreds of protesters remained trapped overnight Tuesday in the latest dramatic episode in months of protests against growing Chinese control over the semi-autonomous city.
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Kafer: Reducing the threat of food insecurity here and abroad 16.11.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
Although the stakes are higher for those living on the margin, farmers, fruit growers, and ranchers around the world including the U.S. face significant challenges from disease, pests, and extreme weather events.
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Police arrest two juveniles in Wednesday shooting of girl in Green Valley Ranch 14.11.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Denver Police have arrested two juveniles in connection with the shooting of a girl in Green Valley Ranch on Wednesday.
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Why are Govs. Inslee and Brown fighting the youth climate cases? 13.11.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Settling with the young activists could be an important tool for climate action.
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Colorado DACA recipients hope for the best at Supreme Court, but brace for the worst 11.11.2019 Denver Post: Local
Colorado DACA recipients can’t shake a feeling of helplessness as the U.S. Supreme Court will begin hearing oral arguments on Tuesday in a case that could lead to the end of the DACA.
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Letters: The al-Baghdadi mission was a success despite Trump (11/9/19) 11.11.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
The al-Baghdadi mission was a success despite Trump Re: “In defense of President Trump,” Nov. 3 letter to the editor
Union-backed Denver school board majority could shape DPS for years to come 9.11.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
The new Denver Public school board will not only handle decisions about whether to approve new schools and how to handle current ones with low test scores, but also will get to set the district's direction beyond their terms.
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Should you let your kids play football? Findings from a new CU study may surprise you 8.11.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
A new study from the University of Colorado Boulder found no link between youth contact sports and future brain and mental health problems, a finding that has sparked criticism in some scientific circles and support in others, as parents and legislators across the country debate the merits of letting their kids play football.
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College basketball has started. What better time for a March Madness bracket? 6.11.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
In any case, expect Michigan State to be good. Quite possibly No. 1 overall seed good. But March is weird, and the most complete team doesn't win then and the roster perceived as the best even before the season begins takes home the trophy even less frequently.
Fresh off best outing, a 30-6 rout of Broncos, Chiefs defense continues to progress 25.10.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
The prospects of Kansas City slowing down the Green Bay Packers, fresh off their blowout win over Oakland, probably feel a whole lot better after the way the Chiefs played last week.
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