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Tag Archives: Guns

In Colorado’s conservative corners, a push for gun control

On a brisk Saturday afternoon in late March, hundreds of protestors gathered in a grassy field at Lincoln Park in Grand Junction, Colorado, a conservative […]...

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April 25, 2018 Education, High Country News, Just In, Politics, The Mix

News Poetry: A call to arms

Recess becomes a drill, the schoolyard a parade ground and the squad— thirty first graders in raggedy formation, their uniforms not uniformly neat. The sergeant […]...

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March 27, 2018 Just In, News Poetry, The Mix

Littwin: How mentally ill do you have to be in America not to have access to guns?

The more we learn about mass shooter Matthew Riehl, the clearer it becomes that he had very serious mental health issues that were well known […]...

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January 3, 2018 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

News Poetry: Poetry Lesson after the Las Vegas Shooting

Do not write the word heart. Like every overused word, its meaning has bled out, the way snowflake, repeated, dissolves into sound. And thoughts becomes […]...

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October 10, 2017 Just In, News Poetry, The Mix

Senate’s gun-rights bills shot down by House Democrats

Just one bill to expand gun rights in Colorado is still standing after a state House committee dispatched three pro-gun bills Wednesday. That last remaining […]...

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March 23, 2017 Capitol Dispatch, Education, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Keefe: Debating guns on campus

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September 6, 2016 Just In, Keefe, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Fear and loathing at the Tanner Gun Show

Years ago, I had an editor who used to say that there are two types of Americans: those who get nervous at the sight of […]...

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July 18, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix, Uncategorized

Keefe: Our doomed culture

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July 8, 2016 Just In, Keefe, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

WATCH: Colorado’s Perlmutter and DeGette give fiery speeches during House sit-in on guns

  Two of Colorado’s congressional members, Ed Perlmutter and Diana DeGette, spoke out during a 24-hour sit-in by U.S. House Democrats who demanded a vote on measures they believe will help […]...

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June 23, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Breakdown: How Colorado’s Bennet and Gardner voted on this week’s failed gun measures

In the aftermath of last week’s massacre in Orlando, efforts in the U.S. Senate to pass a series of measures tightening up gun legislation were unsuccessful. […]...

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June 21, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

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4/28 – A Skype Talk with Dr. Daniel Ellsberg

Dr. Daniel Ellsberg is known as the whistleblower who published the Pentagon Papers. While working as a high-level defense analyst at the military think-tank the […]

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The Home Front: The Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs is ‘cracking down on hazing’

“The Air Force Academy is cracking down on hazing across the campus in the wake of incidents involving the school’s swimming and lacrosse teams,” reports […]

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