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Opinion: Mayor Coffman’s conclusions about homelessness are unfounded and troubling

While his intentions might have been noble, Aurora Mayor Mike Coffman’s decision to spend time living on the streets recently did not bring him any closer to the truth when it comes to understanding the complex and multifaceted challenges facing our unhoused neighbors.  To the contrary, the mayor’s week of voluntary poverty appears to have […]

Posted inCulture, News, Politics and Government

We the (faithful) People: A coalition of religious groups is pushing to redefine faith in Colorado politics

A coalition of faith groups is showing up at the state Capitol every Tuesday and taking on two big tasks: Pushing legislators for policy that reflects their values and trying to redefine the political voice of the faithful in Colorado. At the launch of Faithful Tuesdays in February, prayers from a Reform rabbi and a […]