User: flenvcenter Topic: Sustainability-Regional
Category: Social Justice
Last updated: Apr 20 2019 24:22 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Caldara: A new bill cements racism into our Colorado civics standards 19.4.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
What my little white-male privileged brain doesn’t quite get is the blatant systematic discrimination written into House Bill 1192.
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Columbine students seize on legacy of tragedy to work toward taming gun violence 18.4.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Kaylee Tyner and her classmate Rachel Hill weren't born yet when their high school's name became irrevocably linked to a horrific mass shooting. Instead of growing up in the tragedy's shadow, the two Columbine seniors have marched into the light, embracing activism in hopes of ensuring the gun violence that preceded them never repeats itself.
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Colorado Air Force base investigating master sergeant’s ties to white nationalist organization 17.4.2019 Denver Post: Local
Officials at Schriever Air Force Base are investigating whether a master sergeant employed there was a member of a white nationalist group after his identity was exposed by Colorado Springs activists.
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Denver mayor candidate Q&A 12.4.2019 Denver Post: All Political News
The Denver mayoral race features Penfield Tate, Michael B. Hancock, Kalyn Rose Heffernan, Jamie Giellis, Stephan "Seku" Evans and Lisa Calderón.
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Denver City Council District 3 candidate Q&A 12.4.2019 Denver Post: All Political News
The Denver City Council District 3 races features The race features Jamie Torres, Veronica Barela, Annie Martínez and Raymond Montoya.
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Native American athletes and fans face ongoing racism 10.4.2019 High Country News Most Recent
The U.S. has seen a rise in hate crimes, but data shows that bigotry is a constant in Indian Country.
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YouTube executives ignored warnings, letting toxic videos run rampant 6.4.2019 Denver Post: Business
A year ago, Susan Wojcicki was on stage to defend YouTube. Her company, hammered for months for fueling falsehoods online, was reeling from another flare-up involving a conspiracy theory video about the Parkland, Florida high school shooting that suggested the victims were "crisis actors."
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Bigotry, ignorance and high school basketball in Montana 28.3.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Oppression of tribal nations denies our shared potential to harness the power of sport.
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Activist, “washed-up beauty queen” brings unique perspective as Boulder church’s new minister 25.3.2019 Denver Post: Local
Activist. Feminist. Spiritual entrepreneur. Beauty pageant champ. One of these would seem to be not like the other. But as a new member of the religious community in Boulder, the Rev. Nicole Lamarche makes it all seem a seamless fit.
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Letters: Young climate activists remind us that we need hope and action; Yes, we should vote directly (3/23/19) 23.3.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
Young climate activists remind us that we need hope and action I hold the inspiration and hope of thousands of young citizens worldwide expressing themselves by walking out of school, demanding a future livable planet. They remind humanity of the responsibility to take care of our only home planet for their future and the future of all living beings threatened by a climate crisis and the sixth extinction.
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On eve of negotiations, King Soopers touts contract perks, union decries “poverty wages” while hinting strike is imminent 23.3.2019 Denver Post: Business
The two sides haven't sat down since a March 7 negotiating session broke down leading to last week's strike vote. The United Food and Commerical Workers Local 7 union this week continued to turn up the pressure on the King Soopers and sister chain City Market, hinting that a strike is imminent if talks don't produce results to the union's liking.
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Man charged with murder in shooting death of Adams County deputy appears in court 19.3.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
A 23-year-old man facing the death penalty as a defendant in the murder of an Adams County deputy appeared in court Monday.
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Longmont police say woman held knife to child’s chest 18.3.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
A Longmont woman faces domestic violence, child abuse, felony assault and other charges stemming from a Friday night incident during which police say she held her 3-year-old child at knifepoint.
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The climate change generation wants to be heard 15.3.2019 High Country News Most Recent
‘I’m fighting for my future.’
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Jeanette Vizguerra, who took sanctuary in Denver church, sues ICE in effort to block deportation 15.3.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Jeanette Vizguerra, a Colorado immigration activist who garnered national attention when she spent 86 days in sanctuary at a Denver church, this week sued the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement in an effort to block the agency from deporting her.
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CU Boulder student charged with rape as allegations prompt campus protest 15.3.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
A University of Colorado student accused of raping a woman after a sorority event earlier this year was charged with sexual assault Thursday in a case that has sparked outrage on the Boulder campus.
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As oil trains roll into Portland, city residents keep watch 13.3.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Without state oversight, activists step up to monitor the traffic in their own backyards.
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Militias, MAGA activists and one border town’s complicated resistance 13.3.2019 High Country News Most Recent
How Arivaca, Arizona, became a magnet for anti-immigrant activists – and what locals did next.
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In Santa Fe, children learn the ABCs of inequity 11.3.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Where students reside and where schools thrive highlights an opportunity gap in New Mexico’s capital.
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U.S. women’s national soccer team players sue for equitable pay 8.3.2019 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Three months before beginning their defense of their Women’s World Cup title, American players escalated their legal dispute with the U.S. Soccer Federation over equal treatment and pay.
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