African American

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Woman, 81, Takes Center Stage In Rally Against Hate

An 81-year-old African-American resident of Denver’s Whittier neighborhood is not mincing words after being targeted in a racist letter.

04/29/2014

State Senator Vicki Marble (R) Fort Collins (credit: vickimarble.com)

State Senator Apologizes For Controversial Comments Over Race

A Colorado lawmaker has apologized for comments that many people found offensive.

08/22/2013

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New Exhibit Honors The Tuskegee Airmen At DIA

There’s a new exhibit at Denver International Airport honoring the famous Tuskegee Airmen.

02/24/2013

Actress Stacey Dash (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

Opinion: Black-on-Black Racism During The Presidential Campaign

While it is reported that 94% or more of African-Americans support President Barack Obama over Mitt Romney in the upcoming national presidential election, the rarely-spoken question is: Are many African-Americans only voting for Obama because he’s black?

10/15/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Opinion: The Unreported Racism Of The 2012 Election: 0% Of African-Americans Support Romney

The media keeps suggesting that the racism regarding candidates has to do with whites not wanting to vote for a black man, even though Barack Obama won a presidential election with a great amount of white support in 2008. What the media isn’t talking about is the NBC-Wall Street survey results which say that there are basically no black supporters for the Caucasian candidate, Mitt Romney, in 2012.

09/11/2012

Barack Obama (Photo credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Obama Fails To Address Black America’s Disappointments With His Presidency

Many who supported Obama in 2008 did so because they believed that he would help black Americans. The criticism four years later is that having a black president in the White House hasn’t helped African Americans at all.

08/09/2012

Officer Celena Hollis (credit: Denver Police)

Denver Officers Continue Work Of Slain Colleague

Colleagues of a Denver police officer shot while trying to break up a fight are continuing some unfinished work for her.

07/06/2012

Vernice "Flygirl" Armour (credit: zerotobreakthrough.com)

Vernice ‘Flygirl’ Armour Is America’s First African-American Female Combat Pilot

In a time where there is so much going on in the world, we like to take time and recognize our American heroes.

02/27/2012

Ed Dwight (credit: CBS)

Colorado Sculptor Criticizes MLK Memorial

At the dedication for the new Martin Luther King Jr. Monument in Washington over the weekend many people praised the sculpture at its center, but one Denver man is deeply critical of it.

10/17/2011

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