<![CDATA[Boulder - Weekly - Views]]> <![CDATA[The dogma of bigotry]]> In1610, Italian astronomer and inventor Galileo Galilei used a telescope to observe the heavens and concluded that the earth revolved around the sun. His assertion contradicted the established dogma of the Catholic Church, leading to no end of difficulty for the brilliant scientist. He found himself accused of heresy and was eventually hauled before the Inquisition, which offered to resolve the dispute through torture if necessary. Imagine the gut-deep frustration Galileo must have felt knowing he was right but having to “confess” before a tribunal of stuffy old ignoramuses that the church was right and he was wrong. It wasn’t until 1992 that the Catholic Church formally cleared Galileo of wrongdoing and acknowledged that he’d been mistreated by the church.]]> <![CDATA[A remembrance: Gary Thomas Mueller]]> Dr. Gary Thomas Mueller transitioned on Friday, Nov. 15. He loved the Colorado outdoors, laughing, learning, music, fine wine, creating gourmet meals and best of all — sharing his life with Suzanne, his wife, their four-legged children and his closely held friends.]]> <![CDATA[Universal health care for Colorado]]> <![CDATA[ToddCare]]> <![CDATA[Towards a smarter, more progressive approach to trade]]> <![CDATA[Best environmentalist candidate, Bernie Sanders]]> <![CDATA[Israelis split on Iran deal]]> <![CDATA[Smeared again]]> <![CDATA[‘Punk’ kids refreshing in a stale political season]]> <![CDATA[We want to protect and keep the middle class in Boulder]]> <![CDATA[Congressman Pinocchio]]> <![CDATA[Three years post-Trayvon: What has changed?]]> On Feb. 26, 2012, supposed “Neighborhood Watchman” George Zimmerman shot and killed Trayvon Martin, a 17-year-old black man, as Martin walked home from visiting a convenience store in Sanford, Fla. The case ignited questions about racial profiling, vigilantism and “stand your ground” laws.]]> <![CDATA[U.S. at fault for circumstances feeding immigration]]> <![CDATA[Time for TABOR to go]]> <![CDATA[Democrats playing too nice with the GOP]]> <![CDATA[Polis a bit too coy on TPP]]> <![CDATA[Who will look after you someday?]]> <![CDATA[Whitewashing Vietnam?]]> <![CDATA[Polis’ TPP stance insults critics, including his peers]]> <![CDATA[Sharing the economy]]>