<![CDATA[Boulder - Weekly - DyerTimes]]> <![CDATA[The bad news: Hickenlooper is not delusional]]> Colorado’s Republi … Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper was in Boulder a few days back speaking at the FrackingSENSE lecture series that the University of Colorado puts on. As is the norm for the governor these days, he spent a fair amount of time bemoaning his reputation as a puppet of the oil and gas industry.]]> <![CDATA[Colorado 'promotes' natural-gas catastrophe that now threatens Colorado River]]> <![CDATA[Boulder County commissioners: Can you hear us now?]]> This time around, Boulder County citizens can’t just choose to shop at the local organic clean air and water store and pay a little more to keep their families safe while they carry on the fight with their own county to get it to do what the vast majority of citizens want.]]> <![CDATA[The rise of the green-talking climate change deniers]]> <![CDATA[Smart Track? We’re not that stupid]]> <![CDATA[End municipalization secrecy]]> <![CDATA[City’s cleanup of teahouse site actually deserves kudos]]> <![CDATA[Fracking activists are the Tea Party of the Left?]]> <![CDATA[Don't take the bait]]> <![CDATA[COGA lawsuits against Lafayette, Fort Collins are latest insult to citizens by a selfish industry]]> <![CDATA[State of Colorado bullies Longmont on behalf of oil and gas industry]]> Longmont city council members knew that the state might sue their community over the new oil and gas regulations that they passed a few weeks back. But it was a risk that they were willing to take in order to protect their town’s residents’ health, property values and overall quality of life. ]]> <![CDATA[Behind the Polis Betrayal]]> <![CDATA[DyerTimes]]> <![CDATA[The collapse of compassion]]> <![CDATA[Deception, the shared value of both parties]]> <![CDATA[It’s past time for Polis to decide on fast track for TPP]]> <![CDATA[Development reality check]]> <![CDATA[Is City Council above the law?]]> At a City Council meeting a couple weeks back, Boulder Mayor Matt Appelbaum spent a fair amount of time suggesting that Boulder’s elected leaders need to do a better job of filling out their legally required disclosure forms, which were, of course, designed to shine light on potential conflicts of interest. The mayor’s right.]]> <![CDATA[The Polis/Hickenlooper fracking compromise; thanks, but no thanks]]> <![CDATA[The new era of conspiracy thinking]]> I believe there is a darker side to our current gun conversation. The elephant in the room is the impact that the gun control debate is having on the conspiracy-driven anti-government movement.]]>