Tag Archives: Women

An open letter from the women of The Indy

Dear readers, You may not know this about the Indy, but we are a women-led and, largely, women-staffed newsroom. It makes us a rare bird. The […]...

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March 8, 2017 Just In, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

The Red Tent: The Indy’s All-Women’s Dance Party

  It has been a rough few months, and we at The Indy need to let off some steam. Join us this Friday evening for a women-only dance […]...

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November 8, 2016 Just In, The Mix

Wiretap: 75 percent of women don’t like Donald Trump

Trumping women Now that the Trump-Cruz battle has been reduced to wife-insulting, allowing Ted Cruz to respond to the latest infamous Trump tweet by calling […]...

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March 25, 2016 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Wiretap: Who’s to blame for the Cologne New Year’s eve attacks on women?

Competing explanations Three competing rallies hit the streets of Cologne as women, neo-Nazis and anti-fascists send out different messages on the New Year’s Eve assaults […]...

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January 11, 2016 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

101 women Hickenlooper could appoint as lieutenant governor

Last week The Colorado Independent reported that a group of Coloradans were asking Gov. John Hickenlooper to replace Lt. Gov. Joe Garcia with a woman appointee. […]...

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November 23, 2015 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Colorado’s gender pay gap: Five disturbing facts

Colorado’s gap in pay between men and women is wide, according to a report released last week by the Institute for Women’s Policy Research. “There […]...

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November 2, 2015 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

JeffCo Election Day countdown: The view from the eye of the hurricane

  HOLLY Lindsey is the voter all those TV ads are aimed at. She has lived nearly all her life in Jefferson County. She’s middle-class, […]...

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October 31, 2014 Politics, The Beats

Women’s issues experts to Udall, Gardner: That’s all you got?

Reproductive rights as an issue is a proxy for how empathic and clear-thinking the candidate is in terms of the role of women in the society. And that's not good enough....

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October 31, 2014 Civil Rights, Just In

Littwin: Drawing Republicans to the square state that slipped away

  AS you’ve probably heard, Denver has made the Final Four in the 2016 GOP convention playoffs, along with Dallas, Kansas City and, yes, Cleveland. […]...

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May 23, 2014 Uncategorized

Wiretap: Hobby Lobby goes to Washington

It's the biggest case of the year, as the Supreme Court hears arguments about Hobby Lobby's attempt to use a religious exemption to avoid including birth control in its health plans....

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March 25, 2014 Civil Rights, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

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7/20/18 The Red Tent

Red Tent Bazaar Fundraiser for The Colorado Independent Wear red and join us for a night of drinks, music, dancing and laughter to benefit The […]

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The Home Front: Methane leaks from oil and gas industry ‘offset much of the climate benefits of burning natural gas,’ study says

“The U.S. oil and gas industry emits 13 million metric tons of methane from its operations each year – nearly 60 percent more than current […]

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