Updated: October 21, 2014 9:05:46 PM MDT
 
 
 
 
Letter to the editorLETTER: Boost economy with carbon fee and dividend

10/22/2014 09:38 PM MDT
It has been a wild ride on fossil fuels, but now we know about the downsides. All that stuff we unburied- coal, oil, and natural gas- went into the air, heating the planet. Here is something powerful we can do about it, without expanding government, and without sacrificing while others are allowed to wreck havoc with the place we all call home. 
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Letter to the Editor: Setting the record straight after anti-Semitic accusations
07/27/2014 07:45 PM MDT - A recent letter to the editor (Monday, July 21, titled "Columnist is anti-Semitic in 'Peace Train' editorial") by Jason Schreiber made accusations of anti-Semitism. He apparently is unaware that there is a difference between legitimately criticizing Israeli policies and anti-Semitism. Please read the article about this distinction by Judith Butler (lrb.co.uk/v25/n16/judith-butler/no-its-not-anti-semitic). Full Story

Letter: Let's manage resources well and reuse glass
06/26/2014 12:41 PM MDT - Brian Palmer makes a good point in his Tuesday article in the Colorado Daily that glass jars are healthier than plastic ones — which often leach endocrine disruptors into our food — but that the environmental cost to transport and recycle the heavier glass is still too high. Full Story

Letter: The Nigerian girls are our daughters
06/23/2014 01:44 PM MDT - The Igbo people of Nigeria have a saying, "One cannot hear a child's cry and say one is busy." Their children are our children, and we cannot say we are busy. Full Story

Letters: The intolerance of the tolerant at CU-Boulder
04/07/2014 10:42 AM MDT - The recent controversy surrounding the University of Colorado's Visiting Scholar of Conservative Thought Steven Hayward should give us all some pause. Full Story

Letter: Take time to give thanks to your mentors
01/21/2014 11:51 AM MST - January is National Mentoring Month, but dedicating just one month each year to recognizing mentors and all they do for the lives of those they touch is not nearly enough. Full Story

Letter: Celebrating Madiba's life, through learning
12/11/2013 02:02 PM MST - On Thursday, during the last meeting of our Regional Cultures of Africa class at the University of Colorado, we will memorialize Mandela, who is popularly known in his home country of South Africa as "Madiba." Full Story

Letters: Don't frack our future
11/04/2013 03:46 PM MST - If you haven't yet voted, please vote YES on 2H.  Full Story

Letters: Snub a mega-corporation power grab, support local munis
10/29/2013 04:52 PM MDT - As the electric power franchise with Xcel ends, Boulder wishes to create a municipal utility, with Lafayette also considering going down this path — progress indeed! Full Story

Letters: The Xcelisaur and Boulder
10/29/2013 11:27 AM MDT - For many years Boulder has planned and envisioned a community that has deep environmental commitments. But Xcel is acting like a dinosaur and trying to block our progress. Full Story

(Jeff Chiu / Associated Press)
Men's basketballCU men's basketball: Buffs have earned respect from Pac-12 peers

CU picked to finish third in media poll
SAN FRANCISCO — — Arizona State head basketball coach Herb Sendek was rather blunt in his opinion of preseason polls on Thursday at Pac-12 media day. Full Story
(Jeff Chiu / Associated Press)
Men's basketballCU men's basketball: Buffs have earned respect from Pac-12 peers

CU picked to finish third in media poll
SAN FRANCISCO — — Arizona State head basketball coach Herb Sendek was rather blunt in his opinion of preseason polls on Thursday at Pac-12 media day. Full Story
(Paul Aiken / Daily Camera)
Second Story Garage: Strange Americans

It's refreshing when bands don't have to tie themselves in knots when describing their music. Strange Americans play rock 'n' roll. That's what they say and that's who they are, and that's what they did when they played the garage. Full Story