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Humane Society of United States improves lives of millions of animals
By: - 0 21 hr ago

The Gazette's recent editorial about The Humane Society of the United States got a lot wrong about the organization. The HSUS has always been...

Deal with UCHealth a win for Memorial
By: - 0 Sun, Oct 4, 2015

Memorial Hospital is a place I hold dear to my heart. My parents were both patients here - and I am among the untold people who associate the...

Lifting ban on crude oil exports boosts security
By: - 0 Sun, Oct 4, 2015

Protection. It's a powerful motivator.

It's why we fund defense and intelligence to keep us safe from those in the world who don't share our...

Impact of classroom technology questioned
By: - 0 Thu, Oct 1, 2015

For decades, there has been a vision of an education system transformed by technology. Many have believed, or at least hoped, that the combined power...

GUEST COLUMN: Government should get out of the marriage license business
By: - 0 Wed, Sep 30, 2015

Let us abandon the question of whether a county clerk in Kentucky must or must not issue marriage licenses to gays. Let us instead challenge the...

GUEST COLUMN: Congress must keep its spending promise to Colorado taxpayers
By: - 0 Fri, Sep 25, 2015

Will Congress keep its word?

Colorado's senators and representatives have to answer this question between now and Wednesday.

By the end...

GUEST COLUMN: Pope's theology of boldness
By: - 0 Thu, Sep 24, 2015

My typical reaction to a papal visit is to roll my eyes and sigh heavily, anticipating that the allegedly liberal media will once again - in terms of...

GUEST COLUMN: The double standard on smoking vs. marijuana
By: - 0 Wed, Sep 23, 2015

A lot of things can date an old movie or TV show: clothes, furniture, cars. And another thing: cigarettes. They're all over the place in many films,...

GUEST COLUMN: Employee Rights Act pushes Democrats into a policy box canyon
By: - 0 Wed, Sep 23, 2015

In old Western movies, the climax often took place in a "box canyon." Some gang was lured into a trap where the high stone walls left no good exit or...

GUEST COLUMN: Proposed legislation would be detrimental to AmeriCorps programs
By: - 0 Thu, Sep 17, 2015

In high school, I attended a school that instilled two main values in students: empowerment and service. This mantra stuck with me and was my...

GUEST COLUMN: Steps to prepare for an emergency
By: - 0 Mon, Sep 14, 2015

September is National Preparedness Month, which is a nationwide effort sponsored by the Federal Emergency Management Agency's Ready...

Colorado's recreational pot: social experiment or strategic plan?op/edop/ed
By: - 0 Sun, Sep 13, 2015

At Arrow Electronics, we work and think five years out. We focus our attention on the near future, where we can turn possibility into practicality....

Congress should reject bad nuke deal with Iran
By: - 0 Sun, Sep 13, 2015

Last week, the U.S. Senate reconvened to enter one of the most consequential foreign policy debates of our time: the president's Iran deal. Here's...

GUEST COLUMN: Take a leadership position on Iran
By: - 0 Fri, Sep 11, 2015

We are now faced with one of the most difficult conundrums in the recent history of American foreign politics. We have placed our country and our...

FAGIN: Two stories that need to be shared
By: - 0 Thu, Sep 10, 2015

What can I say; things just happen. Sometimes these columns write themselves.

I went back east over the weekend for the wedding of a college...

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