Black, Hispanic people disadvantaged in Denver courts, study of felony cases shows
No racial disparities were found in plea agreements. But more Black people faced charges that Denver prosecutors later found there was not enough evidence to support.
Half of state employees don’t think equity, diversity and inclusion are prioritized. Here’s how Colorado is responding.
Gov. Jared Polis on Thursday signed an executive order directing state agencies to create and implement policies that prioritize and educate around building a more reflective workforce. The hope is that the private sector will follow.
Opinion: Ensure fairness, equity, and justice for all children. Transform Medicaid to a universal program.
As society changes, Colorado investors want to make more impact with their money
Environmental issues, social justice and economic equity are on many minds and a growing force of impact investors hope to change the world by supporting like-minded companies.
Devastated by weather and the coronavirus pandemic, Western Slope farm workers try to hold on
In Palisade, the coronavirus outbreak and a crop-damaging spring freeze hit seasonal farmworkers particularly hard
There’s a push to increase fines for Colorado polluters and directly help impacted communities
Last year, Colorado legislators pushed for stricter environmental protection. This year, they want everyone to benefit from the solutions.