THE MIX

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News Poem: ‘To Live in this Cemetery’

is to see the paradox of what we are / the fragile iron of our blood > read more

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Elderly brother who gave voice to Ludlow victims died this morning: “It’s not too late to remember.”

“Sometimes I’d wonder,” Frank Petrucci said last spring. “Sometimes I wonder why them and not me.” Petrucci died this morning. He spent much of his 95 […] > read more

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Consumer Advocate saves Colorado $1.7 billion: Lawmakers may forget to fund it

Brace yourself. You’re about to be bashed with a clunky government-agency name: Colorado’s Office of Consumer Counsel. As soon as you’ve recovered, take note: The office […] > read more

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Immigration activists unleash balloon banner for Arturo Garcia

For six months, Arturo Hernandez Garcia has been in sanctuary at the First Unitarian Church of Denver while immigrant rights organizers have tried to convince […] > read more

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Homebrew: Windows shattering, bullets flying, books being flung by Front Range roads

Mystery Solved The case of the literary litterbug has been solved: “Glenn Pladsen says he isn’t sure how long he has been dumping books along U.S. 287 […] > read more

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The unusual Candidacy of Kayvan Khalatbari

It’s a typical setup for a city council forum – the plastic card tables, stackable chairs, lukewarm coffee and trays of supermarket cookies and fruit […] > read more

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Wiretap: Obama apologizes for two Western hostages killed in drone strikes

Droning On President Obama has relied on the clean, subtle technique of killing with drones. But independent investigations have found that his administration is underestimating the […] > read more

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Noble Energy settlement would eliminate just five days’ worth of emissions?

The Environmental Protection Agency announced Wednesday that, together with the Department of Justice and the State of Colorado, it had reached an air-pollution settlement agreement […] > read more