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Guest Post: Protecting our climate is a bridge issue — not...

This is about our own lives and the future of everyone and everything we care about. When I was in Washington, DC in June I...

7/11/19 – Act Like a Lady Annual summer celebration and fundraiser

Please join us this Thursday evening, July 11 for The Colorado Independent’s “Act Like a Lady” shindig, our annual summer celebration of our work...

Guest Post: Who fought for teacher pay during the 2019 session?

If you think back to April of 2018, you may remember a sea of red-shirt-clad teachers, armed with creative signage and megaphones, storming the...

Video: A day of pomp as Colorado’s 2019 legislative session wraps

Colorado has a lay legislature that makes laws each year from January to May. This session, Democrats took control of the House, Senate and governor’s...

6/8/19 – LGBTQ+ Fundraiser Punk Photoshoot

EVENT LINK If you make a donation of any amount, you get a free photoshoot. Grab your punk clothes and rainbow it up with your Pride...

Guest Post: Climate delayers are climate change deniers 'I turn 60...

Are you feeling a little more than pissed that so much said and written about climate change is about the problem but not the...

Guest Post: Colorado should set bold climate change goals

The Colorado General Assembly soon will consider establishing additional climate goals for our state. The bill, HB19-1261, would set goals of a 50% reduction...

3/21/19 – Denver Mayoral Candidate Forum

EVENT LINKS The Denver mayoral election is in May! Do you know who is running? What they stand for? Join us on Thursday, March 21, at The...

Guest Post: Trump threatens national security by denying climate change Meanwhile,...

Late last week, the White House took aim at a central and established tenet of national security: the threats posed by climate change. Our military and...

Guest Post: Colorado must better regulate the oil and gas industry...

Three years ago, I heard a large fracking project was coming to my neighborhood. I did some research and everything I found brought more...