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Tag Archives: Racism

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

Another Northeast Denver group scraps the racially-charged “Stapleton” name

A second civic group in Northeast Denver is nixing the S-word from its name. The Stapleton Development Corporation voted quietly late last week to call […]...

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April 30, 2018 All stories, Civil Rights, Housing, Just In, Politics, The Blogs, The Mix

Greene: Former jury foreman in capital case made to reckon with his ‘racial stereotypes and prejudice’

Carl Dubler would prefer that I not write this. The software marketer from Centennial served as foreman of the 2009 jury that convicted and handed […]...

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April 28, 2018 All stories, Criminal Justice, Greene, In-Depth, Must Reads, The Beats, The Mix

Littwin: Trump’s enablers in Congress cover themselves in, well, it’s not glory

Coincidentally — or, I’d like to think, providentially — I came to understand something critically important about racism in America on Martin Luther King weekend, […]...

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January 16, 2018 Just In, Littwin, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

The Stapleton Foundation nixes the S-word from its name

The Stapleton Foundation is dropping the word “Stapleton” from its name in response to residents’ growing frustration that their northeast Denver community honors the memory […]...

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December 15, 2017 Civil Rights, Denver, Housing, Just In, The Beats, The Blogs

Wiretap: So which is worse — professional athletes protesting racism or racism itself?

Whatever else you can say about Donald Trump, it’s safe to say that no other president has ever gotten himself involved in a Twitter war with […]...

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September 25, 2017 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

DPS is mum about bigoted posts by East High students. Watchdogs say the district ‘normalizes’ culture of racism.

A series of racially charged social media postings by students at one of Denver’s most racially diverse high schools is triggering allegations by a coalition […]...

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March 23, 2017 Civil Rights, Just In, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Littwin: Will Trump’s ‘hatred’ become America’s new norm?

May 4, 2016: This story has been updated to reflect that John Kasich has left the race. I’m not sure which is worse – that […]...

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May 4, 2016 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, The Mix, Uncategorized

Opinion: Bill Clinton proves racism is not a partisan affair

Bill Clinton’s recent outburst at Black Lives Matter protesters reminds us that America’s history of racism—in the form of policy and official political discourse—is not […]...

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April 8, 2016 Civil Rights, Just In, The Blogs, The Mix

White activists march in Denver against racist political rhetoric

When Donald Trump announced plans to come to Denver, activists in a white anti-racist group planned to march downtown tonight to protest racism in the […]...

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April 8, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

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Digital Media, Digital Citizens: A Community Conversation with Seth Geiger

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In Colorado, Democrats see a strong money haul as GOP relies on super PACs

Call Wednesday’s filing deadline the calm-before-the-general-election storm — the first time candidates and campaigns had to show the public their books since the June 26 […]

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