Category: Human rights

Foster: Bible Giveaways Over at CMU

In a clean win for common sense and the separation of church and state locally, Colorado Mesa University President Tim Foster announced this morning that he is ending all on-campus bible giveaways at CMU. In a note to people who had contacted…

Fort Collins to Consider Legalizing Female Breasts

A campaign in Fort Collins to decriminalize the female breast says the city’s public indecency ordinance, which prohibits exposure of female breasts while allowing men to display theirs, is sexist. Section 17-142 of Fort Collins’ city charter, “Offenses Against Decency,” states “No person shall…

Islamophobic Mesa County Group Gets Pushback

A fringe right-wing Mesa County group that planned an open-carry protest October 10 in front of a Grand Junction mosque was forced to back down after a counter protest that was quickly organized via social media at the same place and time drew far more participants…

G.J. Gun Club Protests Continued U.S. Gun Violence

Grand Junction Gun Club members held signs and waved at noon today at 7th Street and Patterson Road to protest the escalating epidemic of gun violence in the U.S. and demand sensible gun regulations, like closing loopholes in the law requiring background checks for gun…