Thank you to the loyal readers and supporters of The Colorado Independent (2013-2020). The Indy has merged with the new nonprofit Colorado News Collaborative (COLab) on a new mission to strengthen local news in Colorado. We hope you will join us!
Deepan Dutta is pursuing a Master’s degree in Journalism at the University of Colorado, Boulder, and covers politics, social justice, and immigration issues in Colorado. He is also a licensed attorney, having graduated from the University of Colorado Law School in 2010. He was born and raised in New York City and lived for seven years in his ancestral homeland of Bangladesh. He now lives in Denver with his dog Bubbles, who is his constant companion and harshest critic.