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Opinion: Lessons from the pandemic — for teachers

Online instruction forced us to stretch ourselves. Now that we’re back in the classroom, we need to keep stretching

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Littwin: Colorado GOP may get the best redistricting map it could have hoped for. What are the chances they’ll blow it?

The state Supreme Court now takes up a 4-3-1 map from the independent commission, in a state Biden won by 13 points. Did Dems unilaterally disarm?

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Opinion: We work in Colorado’s emergency rooms. We need you to help us end the pandemic

We are exhausted, and our hospitals are overflowing

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Opinion: Retreating snowpack is a threat to Colorado skiing, and to Colorado brewing

A climate-forward federal budget can help abate the trend, and grow the energy sector

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Opinion: The Earth’s dangerously warming temperature would seem to be a front-page story

Today, tomorrow and every day after that

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Opinion: If we don’t drill for oil and gas on federal lands, we’ll buy it from Russia

Production from public lands is some of the most sustainable in the world. Banning it won’t cut global emissions or reduce costs

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Zornio: Fact-checking Jared Polis on COVID, air quality and taxes

How the governor’s interview on Colorado Matters holds up to the facts. There has been intense debate.

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Opinion: The West’s sickly, bloated forests are full of carbon, ready to burn

Restoring them to health will require collaboration at all levels of public and private management

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Opinion: Fossil fuels are threatening Colorado skiing

A warmer world is making our landscapes and economies unrecognizable. The federal budget reconciliation bill will help Colorado prepare to cope

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Littwin: Conservative Supreme Court justices are asking us to, please, stop calling them partisan hacks

Since the court decided not to issue a stay on a Texas abortion law, justices have rushed to defend themselves. Are they listening to critics?

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Nicolais: Rationing health care should be a scary side effect for the unvaccinated

Other states have recently adopted official crisis of care standards that provide health care providers more flexibility to choose who receives care and who does not

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Opinion: In 1993, Colorado lost a Black pioneer in medicine. Now it has lost his Denver home

Dr. Charles Blackwood’s Gaylord Street bungalow was a marker of Denver’s history and it was worth preserving

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Opinion: A clean electricity grid is possible, if Colorado and federal lawmakers follow through

Colorado and the West need significant federal investment to accelerate our clean energy transition

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Opinion: Colorado lawmakers are increasing the cost of running a business

Many regulations may be necessary and have benefits, but let’s not pretend they don’t have costs

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Opinion: How Sen. Bennet can help save community news in Colorado

Tax breaks will let individuals, not the government, determine how much support to give to local news

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Opinion: A queer lens on what happened to Valor Christian’s volleyball coach

It is a bold and audacious gift to oneself to walk away, though there will be relationships to grieve and questions unanswered

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Littwin: Do Pelosi and Biden have a plan to save the $3.5 trillion reconciliation bill? They’d better.

Pelosi says the House will vote on the $1.1 trillion infrastructure bill on Thursday. She needs progressives to pass it, and that’s where things get complicated.

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Opinion: Too much talk, too little action from the Interior Dept. on conservation

If a summer of high temperatures and low Colorado River flows is not the right time to stop fossil-fuel development on public lands, when is the right time?

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Opinion: Widen and shorten the path to citizenship

From my view in the classroom, I can see our current policies tearing families apart

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Zornio: Gabby Petito’s tragic death should inspire changes to domestic violence policy

One in four women are victims of domestic violence in America, but change is possible

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