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Tag Archives: Boulder

Hancock’s affordable housing plan met with doubts

Mayor Michael Hancock’s plan to support Denverites who are struggling with skyrocketing housing costs is receiving a decidedly mixed response from city council members. The […]...

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August 2, 2016 Housing, Housing crisis, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

PHOTOS: Dalai Lama visits Boulder

The Dalai Lama is in Boulder today to lead two spiritual teachings at the Coors Events Center. The 80-year-old Tibetan spiritual leader arrived at the […]...

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June 23, 2016 Just In, The Mix, Uncategorized

Local jurisdictions navigate air space for drone photography

This story first appeared at the Colorado Freedom of Information coalition website.    While the Colorado legislature has dismissed several attempts to regulate unmanned aerial […]...

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April 18, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Naomi Klein: Climate change will make world “meaner and uglier”

Journalist, social activist and bestselling author Naomi Klein addressed a packed house at the University of Colorado Boulder Thursday about the battle between capitalism and climate change. […]...

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March 4, 2016 Environment/Energy, Just In, The Mix
Criminalizing homelessness comes at staggering cost

Criminalizing homelessness comes at staggering cost

Eric Schwartz knows the cost of anti-homeless laws. Every time he’s ticketed for illegal camping in Boulder, he spends three days in jail. Tickets are $250 each, […]...

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February 18, 2016 Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Just In, The Beats, The Mix, Uncategorized

Poor Jeb

Poor Jeb. When they write the 2016 campaign books, the Poor Jeb chapter will inevitably be set in Boulder, the site of the third GOP […]...

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October 29, 2015 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

The World Series and mid-term exam anxieties trumped GOP debate in Boulder bars

The No Name Bar only has one TV, and the Republican debate wasn’t on it. Debate fever, it seems, didn’t extend much beyond the campus […]...

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October 28, 2015 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Reader’s view: What Boulder can teach GOP candidates

Boulder County Commissioner Elise Jones weighs in on what Republican presidential candidates can learn from Boulder, the city hosting tonight’s debate.  On Wednesday, Boulder is […]...

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October 28, 2015 Environment/Energy, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Wiretap: Alabama judge: Give blood or go to jail

Blood payment Facing prison time for a court-ordered fine you can’t afford to pay? An Alabama judge says there’s a way out: “Give blood or go to jail.” […]...

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October 20, 2015 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Reader’s view: Boulder’s “Bike Lives Matter” trivializes racial injustice

Biking to work a few days ago in Boulder, I was greeted by signs proclaiming that “bike lives matter” along a controversial section of bicycle […]...

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October 12, 2015 Civil Rights, Just In, The Blogs, The Mix

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Join The Indy for Denver DA debate, Sept. 14th

It’s often said that a district attorney has more direct power over people’s lives than a mayor. If that’s so, Denver voters need to know […]

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Wiretap: Immigration, Trump-style; election hacking; White Lives Matter

Shifty business In advance of Donald Trump’s visit to Mexico and his immigration speech later today, The Guardian puts months of immigration politics in context. […]

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