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We did it!!!

We at The Indy send a delighted thank you to our readers who were able to make Friday night’s fundraiser at the Mercury Café! It was a […]...

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July 19, 2017 Events, Just In, The Beats, The Mix

WATCH: Family Speaks on Anniversary of Marvin Booker’s Death

Monday, July 10, marked seven years and one day since Marvin Booker died at the hands of five Denver sheriff’s deputies. But on that sad […]...

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July 18, 2017 Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Events, Just In, Past Events, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Family speaks on seventh anniversary of Marvin Booker’s death

Monday, July 10, marked seven years and one day since Marvin Booker died at the hands of five Denver sheriff’s deputies. But on that sad […]...

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July 11, 2017 Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Events, Just In, The Beats, The Mix

We have a $25,000 matching grant. Give today!

Tired of reading about elected officials pushing journalists around? Me, too. Help fortify our newsroom. Help us do our work. Two generous supporters of The […]...

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July 6, 2017 Donate, Events, Just In, The Beats, The Mix

EVENT: What about the Taser? A conversation about the Marvin Booker case

Marvin Booker died seven years ago this month at the hands of officers at the Denver jail. But serious questions linger about the authenticity of […]...

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July 1, 2017 Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Events, Past Events, The Beats, Uncategorized

Use your words – (Re)introducing news poetry

Dear readers, You may have noticed The Independent’s occasional departure from straight news into postings with stanzas and without punctuation. We call those news poems, […]...

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June 28, 2017 Events, Just In, news poems, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

We won an award!

We are thrilled to announce that we have been awarded Colorado Common Cause’s Champions for Democracy award for our reporting. We hope you’ll join us […]...

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May 26, 2017 Events, Just In, The Mix

The Indy’s Marianne Goodland on this week’s Politics Unplugged

This week on KMGH-7’s Politics Unplugged: the hospital provider fee, what’s next for transportation and how did the 2017 General Assembly fare?    ...

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May 8, 2017 Capitol Dispatch, Events, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Lunchtime meet-and-greet with Denver EPA employees

This week marks Public Service Recognition Week, a national opportunity to honor the men and women who serve our nation as federal, state, county and […]...

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May 8, 2017 Events, Past Events

How to be an active ally to refugees and immigrants

What does it mean to be an ally to the immigrant and refugee community? Bestselling author Helen Thorpe, whose book on the topic of refugee […]...

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May 8, 2017 Events, Past Events

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The Home Front: Cory Gardner is ‘under siege’ amid his ‘hunker-down strategy’ on healthcare

“U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner is under siege,” reports The Denver Post. “For weeks, protesters have rallied outside his offices in Washington and Colorado with the […]

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