Letters: Help former inmates succeed on the outside (2/22/21)

Help former inmates succeed on the outside Re: “Prison population has declined,” Jan. 2 news story

Letters: CU Boulder misses the mark on diversity (2/21/21)

CU Boulder misses the mark on diversity In May 1977, I was part of a group of students that took over Hellems Hall, protesting CU’s plan to eliminate the Educational Opportunity Program. At 19, I was forced to fight outside of the classroom for a chance to earn my degree inside the classroom.

Letters: The challenges of restitution (2/9/21)

The challenges of restitution Re: “Colorado crime victims owed tens of millions in restitution,” Feb. 2 news story

Letters: A peaceful protest in 2016 (1/26/21)

A peaceful protest in 2016 Watching the recent New Yorker Magazine/Pro Publica video of rioters in the U.S. Capitol made me think of my time as a protester when Donald Trump was elected. On Dec. 19, 2016, presidential electors across the nation, including Colorado, cast their ballots in their respective states.

Letters: We need relief now that doesn’t leave people behind (12/10/20)

We need relief now that doesn't leave people behind Re: “The 10 virus relief bills Colorado lawmakers just passed,” Dec. 3 news story

Letters: Kraft-Tharp for JeffCo (10/19/20)

Kraft-Tharp for JeffCo I’m voting for Tracy Kraft-Tharp for JeffCo Commissioner. I’ve known Tracy Kraft-Tharp for the past eight years through Jeffco Dems while she served as a state House representative. The experience and compassion she has brought to her advocacy in the community, she would bring to us as our commissioner.

Letters: How we elect our presidents (9/13/20)

How we elect our presidents Re: “Time to elect the president popularly,” Sept. 6 editorial

Letters: No easy answers for parents, school officials (8/23/20)

No easy answers for parents, school officials At age 5, during the pandemic of 1957-1958, I contracted the H2N2 virus at school while in kindergarten in Ohio. I passed it on to my mother, whose multiple sclerosis had been in remission. She died of pneumonia on Oct. 22, 1957.