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Carman: Leaked documents reveal rush to mediocrity in CU president search

Opinion Columns

Opinion: The pressing need to defend and expand LGBTQ+ worker protections

Opinion Columns

Nicolais: Could a generational divide over Trump lead to an evangelical exodus?

Recent editorials in leading evangelical publications may indicate a changing tide in the historically Republican voting bloc

Opinion Columns

Nicolais: It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our friends

An open letter to one of my favorite authors after JK Rowling publicly undermined the transgender community

Opinion Columns

Opinion: When Colorado students learn about LGBTQ leaders, they will feel pride

Opinion Columns

Nicolais: Denigrating Ellen DeGeneres isn’t just wrong, it’s harmful

The far-left outcry against DeGeneres over her friendship with former President George W. Bush demonstrates an ideology that would undermine political progress

Opinion Columns

A text, chat line for LGBTQ youth contemplating suicide gets a boost in Colorado

The Trevor Project connected with 1,500 Colorado teens last year, and that’s not nearly enough, the nonprofit says

Health

Nicolais: More Republicans are concluding that equality is a political hill worth dying on

The sacrifice Cynthia Coffman made on behalf of the LGBTQ community should be recognized for the rare political courage it represented

Opinion Columns

Nicolais: How a prison gang-rape led to a glimmer of hope

As a part of a recent settlement, Colorado took a step toward addressing the unconscionable violence and abuse faced by transgender prisoners

Opinion Columns

Gay rodeo is branching out to women, straight competitors while staying true to its inclusive roots

Gay rodeo started as a safe-haven sport for gay cowboys, but it’s evolved to include straight competitors and families

Culture

Nicolais: USA soccer’s Megan Rapinoe delivers another perfect cross into the mix

Her comments about visiting the White House shouldn’t come as a surprise to any Coloradan who has followed her soccer career

Opinion Columns

Opinion: For modern progressive liberals, love can win, but it will take some personal heroism

Opinion Columns

From “RuPaul’s Drag Race,” to a comic book baron: Denver’s scene is a lesson in drag diversity

Yvie Oddly, 25, and Bettie Pages, 64, celebrate the liberating craft of self-expression that is drag, then and now -- everything from dirty street punk to classic glam

Culture

Opinion: Colorado offers better protections for LGBTQ kids than its neighbors

Opinion Columns

Colorado’s first openly gay governor signs two of state’s most significant LGBTQ measures into law since 2013

The legislation makes it easier for transgender people to change their birth certificates without surgery, a doctor’s note or a court order and also bans so-called “gay conversion therapy” for minors

Politics and Government

While the Trump administration backtracks, Colorado is plowing forward on transgender rights

State reforms were propelled in Colorado by advocates who accuse the federal government of “erasing” trans people

Health

Nicolais: Mark Kennedy’s journey on LGBTQ issues outweighs his congressional record

Judging the sole finalist for the CU president only on votes he took long ago would be antithetical to lessons I learned at CU

Opinion Columns

Nicolais: By finally passing Jude’s Law, Colorado grows up a little

After advocating for passage of the birth certificate modernization bill, a 12-year-old girl made the state better for a friend I made a long time ago

Opinion Columns

Colorado lawmakers for a fifth — and likely final — time will weigh whether to ban gay “conversion therapy”

House Bill 1129 would prohibit a licensed psychiatrist or mental health counselor from providing therapy to minors meant to “change an individual’s sexual orientation” or eliminate “sexual or romantic attraction or feelings toward individuals of the same sex"

Politics and Government

The legislature denied them four times, so transgender people found another way to rewrite Colorado law on birth certificates

Current Colorado law -- the one transgender advocates have tried to change the last four years -- requires a person to have gender-reassignment surgery and prove it to a judge before asking to change the gender marker on a birth certificate

Politics and Government
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