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Review: In the middle of the gun control conversation

Review: In the middle of the gun control conversation

Art has always been an outlet for society to express themselves. Whether it be the oppressed or the oppressors, art is a vehicle that is used to affect change and affect perception of events. “The Gun Show” is a new work that points the barrel of criticism at gun rights in America and takes a […]

I’m Only Here to Read the Comments: The pleasure in being guilty

I’m Only Here to Read the Comments: The pleasure in being guilty

Most of us who spend at least a decent portion of the day browsing the internet on one of the billions of websites there are to choose from have all at one time or another come away felling the same sentiment. That the comments were most likely the best part of the experience. The reason […]

Political Panel: Round one of the debates

Political Panel: Round one of the debates

Fernandez: The debate has barely ended and already the deluge of commentary is waist deep. Many outlets are calling the debate for Clinton. Interestingly, right-wing sources are split in their perspectives. Fox News writes about a fiery first debate without assigning a clear winner, while National Review said that Trump got his message out but […]

Democracy through the eyes of the Green Party

Democracy through the eyes of the Green Party

Supporters for Green Party presidential nominee Jill Stein crammed into the second floor theatre of the Mercury Cafe to hear Stein speak on Aug. 28. Attendees packed into the designated fire lanes inside the cafe. Organizers tried in vain to move them out of those zones. It was standing room only. “This is what democracy […]

Auraria hosts watch party

Auraria hosts watch party

On Oct. 3, a group of twelve gathered in North Classroom for the first presidential debate watch party, hosted by COPirg’s campus chapter. COPirg, a political activist group, plans to host more of these watch parties for the upcoming debates. Students from all three institutions are welcome to attend the events, which feature the debate […]