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Supporters rally to Planned Parenthood

Supporters rally to Planned Parenthood

Supporters of Planned Parenthood rallied outside Sen. Cory Gardner’s (R-Co.,) office on Feb. 11 in downtown Denver. Julie Anne, one of the rally’s organizers, said that she and Liddy Knight-Greulich and Tiffany Caudill, also organizers, would meet on Wednesday to represent the people who attended the rally to Gardner. “We are going to reiterate the […]

Thousands converge in Denver to protest Donald Trump

Thousands converge in Denver to protest Donald Trump

The cries of thousands of Colorado citizen’s echoed through the streets of Denver on Nov. 10 to protest against the recent president-elect, Donald Trump. Denver was one of several cities across the country that experienced protesting following the election results. Los Angeles, Seattle, Chicago, New York City and many others reported having thousands protest- ing […]

Coloradans rally for Syrian refugees

Coloradans rally for Syrian refugees

  Local supporters of Syrian refugees lined the Colorado State Capitol steps Oct. 3, holding candles hoping to get the U.S. to welcome  thousands more from the war-torn region. Event organizer Amal Kassir, a Syrian-American poet with a personal connection to the cause, was moved as she took the microphone. “Oh my goodness, the light […]

4/20 Rally is big hit in Denver

4/20 Rally is big hit in Denver

The annual-4/20 celebration in Civic Center Park was the biggest yet, despite the violation of public consumption laws. The wait on Sunday to enter the park, the second day of the two-day festival, was 15 to 20 minutes due to amped-up security at each of the four entrances. Everyone entering the festival was patted down […]

Marchers protest Keystone XL Pipeline

Several hundred people converged on Auraria Campus Feb. 17 and marched to Civic Center Park with the Forward On Climate solidarity march and rally that took place yesterday in Washington D.C. and in several other major U.S. cities, where tens of thousands of people gathered. The rally piped issues to the surface that have the […]