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The Truth about Fake News

Those on the ideological fringes spread most of it, but in the end it hurts us all.

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The Upside of Yard Signs

Sept. 7, 2020

New research suggests these simple, century-old campaign tools matter — often in a good way.

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Photo of the Week: Black Lives Matter

June 9, 2020

CU student athletes led a Buffs March on Friday, June 5, in support of Black Lives Matter and police reforms.

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Peace on Our Terms

Jan. 10, 2020

by Mona Siegel (Fren, IntlAf'90) (Columbia University Press, 344 pages; 2020) Buy the Book Peace on Our Terms follows dozens of remarkable women from Europe, the Middle East, North America, and Asia as they crossed oceans and continents; commanded meeting halls in Paris, Zurich, and Washington; and marched in the...

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When the Government Speaks

Oct. 1, 2019

Colorado Law professor Helen Norton examines the nature, complexities and limits of government expression — including whether the president may block you on Twitter.

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The Congressman: Joe Neguse

March 1, 2019

Former CU Boulder student body president Joe Neguse made a name for himself in Colorado. Now he’s doing it in Washington, D.C.

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Our Woman in Havana

Dec. 1, 2018

Vicki Huddleston was the top U.S. diplomat in Cuba from 1999 to 2002. She held the position at a time when few women held a comparable rank.

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Alex and Ed

Oct. 10, 2018

After you met them, you never forgot them.

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Our Next Guest Is...

June 1, 2018

Larger-than-life cultural figures make their way to CU Boulder every year. Spring 2018 offered a conspicuous bounty.

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Dreamers Among Us

June 1, 2018

About 100 CU Boulder students are undocumented immigrants with federal DACA status. They’re doing amazing things. But planning for the future isn’t easy.

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