<![CDATA[Boulder - Weekly - Perspectives]]> <![CDATA[If the NRA has its way on gun control ...]]> <![CDATA[ALEC’s attack on renewables arrives in Colorado]]> <![CDATA[Boulder County Democrats in conflict]]> <![CDATA[Seeger’s true politics]]> <![CDATA[Bowl a strike for reproductive freedom]]> <![CDATA[Attack on 14th Amendment: It%uFFFDs wrong]]> <![CDATA[Paying to pump]]> <![CDATA[Harry Potter explores life's big questions]]> Parents who take their children to see the Harry Potter films enjoy a fun family night. But unless they dig deeper into the stories, parents miss a great opportunity to explore life's biggest issues with their children. ]]> <![CDATA[Potholes in the road to privatization]]> <![CDATA[Passing the TPP: Not so fast]]> <![CDATA[A fracking threat to children]]> We’ve all seen (or at least heard of) the movie Erin Brockovich, in which a bold and fiercely determined mom takes on a chemical company for exposing a small town and the families and children that live there to toxic chemicals that have been linked to cancer. It’s Academy Award-winning material. And it’s happening again.]]> <![CDATA[University of Colorado response to Buffs football scholarship article]]> <![CDATA[Winds of change in the Middle East]]> On Feb. 11, 1979, Islamic revolutionaries took power in Tehran. On Sept. 11, 2001, Osama bin Laden and his al- Qaida terrorists launched their attacks on New York and Washington, killing nearly 3,000 Americans. On Feb. 11, 2011, Hosni Mubarak resigned as president of Egypt.]]> <![CDATA[Another water battle to keep an eye on]]> <![CDATA[Stand up for democracy]]> The limitations on corporations were very intentional on the part of the founders of this country who had been exploited and oppressed by corporations chartered by the king of England.]]> <![CDATA[Walmart’s workers unite]]> Walmart is the largest private employer on the planet. The uber-retailer turned 50 this year, and it’s had a somewhat unhappy birthday.]]> <![CDATA[A challenge to end childhood hunger]]> <![CDATA[Amendments 60, 61 and 101 would be disastrous]]> <![CDATA[Single-payer health care is the answer]]> <![CDATA[FCC breaks Obama's promise on net neutrality]]> On Dec. 21, the FCC passed new rules written by corporations that will end net neutrality. For the first time in history, the U.S. government approved corporate censorship of the Internet, putting the future of online free speech at risk.]]>