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Wiretap: White cop charged with murdering a black youth in Chicago

Officer charged In Chicago, a white cop is charged with murder a year after the shooting death of a black teen, and the city finally releases the […]...

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November 25, 2015 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Wiretap: Raqqa’s underground media-activists report on ISIS

Silent night Raqqa Is Being Slaughtered Silently: David Remnick writes of how an underground journalistic-activist enterprise risks everything to get out the truth about ISIS […]...

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November 23, 2015 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Wiretap: Roanoke mayor opposes Syrian refugees, citing Japanese internment camps

History lessons The Roanoke mayor invokes the Japanese internment program to justify his opposition to admitting Syrian refugees. George Takei, Star Trek actor turned Internet […]...

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November 19, 2015 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Why did Brad Udall join The Colorado Independent board?

Dear readers, This September I read an outstanding story Colorado Independent editor Susan Greene wrote about the making of Colorado’s first-ever statewide water plan. No other news media […]...

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November 18, 2015 Just In, The Mix, Uncategorized

Wiretap: ISIS must be stopped. But how?

Stopping ISIS Everyone agrees that something must be done about ISIS. But the question of what exactly to do is not at all clear. The New York […]...

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November 18, 2015 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Wiretap: Xenophobia rising after Paris attacks

Darker mood In France, after the Paris attacks, The New York Times reports a “darker mood toward Islam.” In America, meanwhile, at least 25 Republican […]...

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November 17, 2015 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Greg Brophy and Mike Littwin take on the Democratic debate live

Columnist Mike Littwin and Republican former state Sen. Greg Brophy blog the Democratic debate.  Mike Littwin 9:06 Who won? Well, I doubt if this debate will have […]...

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November 14, 2015 Just In, The Mix, Uncategorized

Wiretap: Trump mansplains Carson and stupid Americans for 95 minutes in Iowa

Big rant Trump goes to Iowa and goes off on what The Washington Post calls a 95-minute rant. Among the highlights, Trump goes after Carson, […]...

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November 13, 2015 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Wiretap: GOP debates what conservative means

Defining conservative The real debate among those competing in the GOP presidential sweepstakes: What it means to be a conservative. If you watched the Milwaukee […]...

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November 12, 2015 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Mike Littwin and Greg Brophy on Tuesday’s GOP debate

Mike Littwin 9:31 I think I said somewhere near the middle of the debate that this was the Ben’s best debate, defending himself on his, uh, […]...

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November 10, 2015 Uncategorized


Video: Meet Denver’s district attorney candidates

The Colorado Independent hosted an Oct. 20 discussion between three of Denver’s four district attorney candidates at Denver Open Media. The video, below, is preceded by […]

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