Category Archives: Social Justice

Julie Ott delivers the word on GMOs at the March Against Monsanto.

GMOs, frackers face ballot

By Julie Ott and Lotus There is a growing movement to wrestle control over our health and well-being from corporations coming to Colorado in pursuit of profits. This local-control revolution…

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Rich farm group eyes garden

By Steven Saint Can Sunrise Farm finally become a reality? Could it be a part of Mayor Bach’s new initiative to end homelessness in Colorado Springs? We’ve got a working…

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ACA: Insurance not health

Athena Roe Many Americans are in the dark when it comes to deciphering the health care legislation called the Affordable Care Act (ACA). A recent survey showed that 90 percent…

Edward Snowden (courtesy Laura Poitras / Praxis Films - via Wikipedia

NSA scandal exposes contradictions

by Loring Wirbel For at least a month following Edward Snowden’s revelations about the National Security Agency, the vast majority of members of Congress cared less about an open discussion…