Trinity Broadcast Network

As a faith-based organization, Denver Works fulfills biblical mandates regarding caring for our neighbors, plus they tackle poverty in the most effective and eff icient means they know of, which is employment

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Robert Andrews
Colorado Public Radio

The RTD Nonprofit Program, which makes discount passes available to some low-income riders, will not have increased funding in the second half of 2017.

RTD board members voted 11-3 on Tuesday night in favor of keeping the funding at $6.8 million, the same level of funding as 2016.

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Robert Andrews
Colorado Springs Independent

Studies have found that the frontal lobe of the brain does not fully develop until a person’s mid-20s. Since that part of the brain weighs consequences to actions, that means that teens do not always exercise sound judgment. This looks different for white youth suffering from “affluenza” — a defense that blames a teen’s crimes on their wealth and privilege — than it does for minority youth.
 

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Robert Andrews
Colorado Springs Indy

Southeast Colorado Springs needs a systemic overhaul now. The onslaught of violence targeted toward black and brown men in our nation has come to a head. We can no longer turn a blind eye on the intersection of race and poverty and relegate their effects to certain communities. It's a Colorado Springs problem that residually impacts us all.

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Robert Andrews