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Colorado climate activists protest by spreading disinformation 11.12.2019 High Country News Most Recent
But will the prank tactics ultimately damage their cause?
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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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There is little transparency for metro district fees that are supposed to benefit the community 9.12.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
There are no requirements for metro districts to divulge how the community portion of the fees are to be spent, who will manage the funds, and residents of the metro districts necessarily have a say in where it goes, The Post found.
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‘This is a human tragedy and an ecological tragedy’ 22.11.2019 High Country News Most Recent
At a protest in Organ Pipe, border communities fight Trump’s wall.
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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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Woman shot in Green Valley Ranch, suspect at-large 14.11.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
The Denver Police Department responded to a shooting in Green Valley Ranch.
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Finally, a plan to rid Green Mountain of potentially lethal World War I-era munitions 11.11.2019 Denver Post: Local
They lurk off-trail, sometimes just below the surface -- unexploded ordnance fired at the north face of Green Mountain a century ago by Colorado Army National Guard troops. Now, after a decade of probing 466 acres of Lakewood's William F. Hayden Park for old munitions, officials have devised a clean-up plan that would use a type of high-end metal detector -- known as a "Man-Portable Vector" system -- to unearth and remove potentially explosive ammunition from the park, which sees approximately 250,000 visitors per year.
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Chinese snooping tech spreads to nations vulnerable to abuse 3.11.2019 Denver Post: Business
When hundreds of video cameras with the power to identify and track individuals started appearing in the streets of Belgrade as part of a major surveillance project, some protesters began having second thoughts about joining anti-government demonstrations in the Serbian capital.
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How Big Rec chooses its public-lands battles 24.10.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Outdoor industry giants stood up for Bears Ears. Why won’t they stand up for the Borderlands?
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No relief from fracking industry on Colorado’s Front Range 15.10.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Advocates hope new laws will bring changes, but they aren’t seeing much yet.
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On Philanthropy: The “secret sauce” of thriving 100-year families 13.10.2019 Denver Post: Business
When working with affluent families, I often hear the popular warning: “Shirtsleeves-to-shirtsleeves in three generations.” This quote suggests that a family’s wealth often disappears by the time it reaches the grandchildren of the wealth-creating generation.
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PHOTOS: Four Directions All Nations march and rally, in Denver Colorado 13.10.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
The Four Directions All Nations march and rally was held on October 12, 2019 in Denver, Colo.
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Judges block green card denials for immigrants on public aid 12.10.2019 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Federal judges in three states on Friday temporarily blocked Donald Trump's policy to deny green cards to many immigrants who use Medicaid, food stamps and other government benefits, dealing a setback to one of the president's most aggressive moves yet to cut legal immigration and make it more based on employment skills than family ties.
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PHOTOS: Greta Thunberg joins Denver climate protest 12.10.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Hundreds gathered in Denver’s Civic Center on Friday, Oct. 11, 2019, for a climate protest featuring, among others, climate activist Greta Thunberg. The event was organized by a diverse group, including the International Indigenous Youth Council, Fridays for Future, Youth Climate Strikes U.S., 350 Colorado, Greenpeace and Extinction Rebellion Denver and was held shortly after a Sept. 20 climate strike.
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Crowd rallies in Denver’s Civic Center to hear teen climate activist Greta Thunberg 12.10.2019 Denver Post: Local
Hundreds of people are gathering in Denver's Civic Center Friday for a climate protest featuring teen climate activist Greta Thunberg, whose fiery remarks last month during the United Nations climate change conference made her an international hero.
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Turkey begins offensive against Kurdish fighters in Syria after U.S. forces pull back 10.10.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Turkey launched airstrikes, fired artillery and began a ground offensive against Kurdish fighters in northern Syria on Wednesday after U.S. troops pulled back from the area, paving the way for an assault on forces that have long been allied with the United States.
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Teen Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg to strike Friday with Denver climate activists 10.10.2019 Denver Post: Local
Sixteen-year-old Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg who gained notoriety after speaking in front of the United Nations Climate Action Summit and being mocked by President Donald Trump is participating in a strike Friday in Denver.
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Guest Commentary: Our foremothers taught us an important lesson: Speak up, show up, shape history 8.10.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
We have a lot to be proud of – and yet, we have a lot to do. More than ever, it’s time to influence history again and create new opportunities by voting, by getting involved and by caring about what’s happening in our state.
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A thrift store on Tennyson Street gutted by fire in 2016 is being sold, broker says 3.10.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Some in the neighborhood are apprehensive that the unidentified buyer could turn a corner that for generations has provided a wallet-friendly place for people to shop into another stack of condos or apartments.
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Climate activists take aim at ‘Wall Street West’ 1.10.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Last week, protestors shut down business in San Francisco’s financial center.
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