women’s rights

A Conversation with Rev. Amanda Henderson

A Conversation with Rev. Amanda Henderson

        Rev. Amanda Henderson can be found in her office on South Pearl Street or on the streets of downtown Denver fighting for social justice. As executive director for Interfaith Alliance of Colorado for the last two years, she has participated in many community events from protesting homeless sweeps to speaking at […]

March On

March On

  The following is a continuation of March On featured in Metrosphere’s March’s issue. On January 21 a Facebook event turned into a global movement. The Women’s March brought together millions of women, men and gender non-conforming marchers all over the world to peacefully protest for equal rights. In Denver, the following women graced Civic Center’s […]

Sports Stance: No place for lingerie football in Denver

Sports Stance: No place for lingerie football in Denver

On Jan. 21, more than 100,000 people marched in support of women’s rights in Denver. On Jan. 28, there will be open tryouts for the Denver Dream, a new football franchise for the Legends Football League. For those unfamiliar with the LFL, it’s an indoor football league akin to the Arena Football League but for […]

First Friday brings new way to discuss women’s issues, rights

Lack of women’s rights and equality is a real issue — one that Auraria’s feminist scholars are determined to address. On March 1, Feminist First Fridays held their first official meeting of the spring semester. The meeting took place in a conference room in the Student Success Building. The size of the room, however, was […]