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Nearly two dozen activists have been arrested where nuns are protesting a Pennsylvania pipeline 21.10.2017 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Months ago, when the nuns and the activists built a chapel in the proposed path of a Pennsylvania pipeline, they said that if the bulldozers came to tear up the nuns' land and put a pipe beneath it, they might stand in the way of the construction equipment to block it with their bodies and their prayers.
“Go home, Spencer!” Protesters disrupt white nationalist’s speech at the University of Florida 20.10.2017 Denver Post: All Political News
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- With police and barricades, road closures and warnings, the University of Florida braced for Thursday's speech by white nationalist Richard Spencer.
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They tried to deny Richard Spencer a platform. Now the University of Florida is bracing for his speech. 20.10.2017 Headlines: All Headlines
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- With police and barricades, road closures and warnings, the University of Florida braced for Thursday's speech by white nationalist Richard Spencer.
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Boulder County anti-fracking activists unfurl banner on Third Flatiron 19.10.2017 Denver Post: Local
For less than an hour on Wednesday morning, the face of Boulder's Third Flatiron wore a 150-foot white stripe up its middle that read, "Do not frack open space."
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Trump’s tweet may have bolstered national anthem kneelers’ legal position 16.10.2017 Headlines: All Headlines
The controversy over football players kneeling in protest during the national anthem could have simply remained a labor dispute within the NFL. But then President Donald Trump tweeted that tax breaks should be revoked for a league that disrespects "our Anthem, Flag and Country."
Owners seek NFLPA’s help as players standing for anthem is “not happening quickly enough” 16.10.2017 Headlines: All Headlines
NFL owners are hopeful that the NFL Players Association will lend its support this week to a measure by which players would stand for the national anthem before games, according to several people familiar with the league's inner workings.
Facebook takes on food delivery, challenges Uber and others 14.10.2017 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Several online services already offer food delivery, but that doesn't mean Facebook won't jump on board anyway.
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The NFL could mandate players stand for the anthem. Players, Broncos included, are divided in their opinions. 13.10.2017 Headlines: All Headlines
When NFL owners and players convene next week at the league's fall meetings, a decision could be made to require players to stand for the national anthem, adding a new and even more tenuous wrinkle to the debate. Broncos players, and others, have mixed feelings.
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Martin Luther King Jr.’s lesson for NFL protesters 13.10.2017 Denver Post: Opinion
The point of protest is disruption. NFL players should be trying to provoke a larger response than a few booing fans. Instead, the NFL protest has become reminiscent of the Albany Movement of 1961-62.
Tale of 2 cities: Olympics sponsors in Pyeongchang and Tokyo 12.10.2017 Headlines: All Headlines
The Winter Olympics coming to South Korea in February offer an example of the Olympian efforts often required to meet corporate sponsorship goals. Tokyo tells a different story: The coffers are already overflowing for the 2020 Summer Games.
Police officers’ lives are at risk because of a false media narrative 12.10.2017 Denver Post: Opinion
Since Colin Kaepernick began his protest last year, the conversation about race and policing has been distorted by the national media and anti-cop activists looking to score cheap political points.
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The water under Colorado’s Eastern Plains is running dry as farmers keep irrigating “great American desert” 8.10.2017 Headlines: All Headlines
Eastern Colorado's economy has grown strong pumping irrigation water from the High Plains Aquifer, shrinking the vast underground reservoir in the past six years at twice the rate of the previous 60.
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Denver 2017 election guide: A $937 million bond package and the Green Roof Initiative are on the ballot 7.10.2017 Denver Post: All Political News
The nine city measures facing voters on Denver's ballot for the Nov. 7 election might appear cumbersome, but they really boil down to three overarching questions.
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Is another October surprise likely in Russia in the coming years? 3.10.2017 Denver Post: Opinion
Current events share striking similarities to forces that created Russia's past major government changes.
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Indigenous knowledge untangles the mystery of Mesa Verde 2.10.2017 Current Issue
Pueblo people are helping archaeologists understand the science of human migrations.
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Elphinstone road station stampede: Rs 1.67 lakh crore needed to cope with day-time population 1.10.2017 India – The Indian Express
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RSS chief Mohan Bhawgat talks on cow vigilantism, Rohingya refugees: Full text 30.9.2017 India – The Indian Express
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ACLU files to block federal warrants they say will reveal names of thousands who liked anti-Trump Facebook page 30.9.2017 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Lawyers are trying to block federal investigators from searching the Facebook accounts of activists connected to protests of President Trump's inauguration and for information the attorneys say would reveal the names of thousands of people who "liked" a political organizing page.
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Protesters at Harvard greet DeVos speech on school choice 29.9.2017 Headlines: All Headlines
Students at Harvard University staged a protest as Education Secretary Betsy DeVos delivered an address on school choice.
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Meet your local extremist groups 27.9.2017 High Country News Most Recent
With violent rhetoric surging since Trump’s election, it helps to know your neighbors.
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