Opinion

Editorial Cartoon

DATE: March 2, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

Health care

As a campaign issue in the months leading up to November's election, health care played a key role in differentiating the candidates - the Democrats from the Republicans, of course, but contenders...

DATE: March 2, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

Editorial Cartoon

DATE: Feb. 27, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

RIP Rocky

It is a sad day for Colorado journalism. The state's oldest newspaper, The Rocky Mountain News, published its last edition today.The only bright spot is the response of its erstwhile rival, The...

DATE: Feb. 27, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

A unipolar world continues to look to U.S. for leadership

SEOUL, South Korea - It is very useful to come to Asia to be reminded about America's standing in the world these days. For all the talk in recent years about America's inevitable decline, all eyes...

DATE: Feb. 26, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

Editorial Cartoon

DATE: Feb. 26, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

Vendor fee

With the state budget facing deep cuts that will affect many important programs  on which all Coloradans rely to varying degrees, the pain will have to be shared by agencies, individuals and...

DATE: Feb. 26, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

Obama's ambition troubling to one of 'epistemological modesty'

"We cannot successfully address any of our problems without addressing all of them."- Barack Obama, Feb. 21, 2009When I was a freshman in college, I was assigned Reflections on the Revolution in...

DATE: Feb. 25, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

Death penalty

A bill in the Colorado Legislature to do away with the death penalty generated some unusual testimony Monday as families of murder victims spoke in its favor. Our lawmakers should heed their advice...

DATE: Feb. 25, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

Editorial Cartoon

DATE: Feb. 25, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

White House control of census threatens to politicize process

All of America was watching Barack Obama on Jan. 20 as he promised to "preserve, protect and defend the Constitution of the United States." But few thought that, within a month, controversy would...

DATE: Feb. 23, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

Editorial Cartoon

DATE: Feb. 23, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials