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Tag Archives: Race

A sheriff’s dilemma in the face of Trump’s immigration agenda

This story is the second in a series that examines how a rural Colorado community is grappling with the uncertainties around immigration. Read the first story […]...

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May 11, 2018 High Country News, Just In, The Mix, Uncategorized

DPS takes steps to get more students of color into magnet programs for the highly gifted

In years past, winning a spot in one of Denver Public Schools’ eight elementary magnet programs for highly gifted and talented students—especially the sought-after Polaris at Ebert Elementary—required parents to be savvy and informed....

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May 31, 2016 Education, Just In, The Mix

Should preschool suspensions and expulsions be banned?

Originally posted on Chalkbeat by Eric Gorski on May 25, 2016 When you hear about suspensions and expulsions, high school may immediately come to mind. But as […]...

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May 27, 2016 Education, Just In, The Mix

Why Colorado’s testing opt-out movement could struggle to build on 2015’s big numbers

Originally posted on Chalkbeat by Eric Gorski on April 27, 2016 A year ago, thousands of Colorado students, parents and educators fed up with state […]...

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April 27, 2016 Education, Just In, The Mix

Keefe: Where’s the wisdom in the 2016 presidential race?

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April 19, 2016 Just In, Keefe, The Blogs, The Mix

Littwin: Bennet must be grinning after the GOP Senate debate

If you watched the Republican Senate debate the other night, you can probably guess what I’m about to say. It wasn’t that anyone, even Peg […]...

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April 8, 2016 Civil Rights, Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, The Blogs, The Mix, Uncategorized

Denver DA candidates talk police violence, race and wrongful conviction

Denver’s district attorney candidates will participate in a forum after the city’s annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day march and parade. In the midst of the […]...

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January 18, 2016 Criminal Justice, Just In, The Beats, The Mix

Colorado law would let you self-identify by race on your driver’s license— but not how you might think

  Scene: You’re barreling down I-25 in the left lane when flashing lights splash across your rearview mirror. Busted again. You hand the cop your license, […]...

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January 15, 2016 Civil Rights, Just In, The Beats, The Mix

Survey: Race and ethnicity impact Coloradans health and quality of life

DENVER – How much money you make and your ethnic background have a big impact on neighborhood infrastructure and your chances for a healthy life, […]...

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November 23, 2015 Civil Rights, Just In, The Mix

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

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Indy Editor Susan Greene on surviving Colorado’s news apocalypse

Journalism in Colorado is under siege. And headlines keep coming about censorship, layoffs and protests in local newsrooms. Join Colorado Independent Editor Susan Greene at the […]

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Carbon monoxide leak at Aloft Hotel sent 18 people to hospital

Eighteen people were given emergency treatment Tuesday after a carbon monoxide leak at the Aloft Hotel near Denver International Airport. Aurora Fire Rescue evacuated the […]

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