November 2018 Elections · 14. October 2018
Protect Colorado, a PAC formed by CO oil & gas companies, is changing the narrative of the discussion on Prop 112 from health and safety to jobs. Judging from the number of FB posts from people afraid of losing their job, Protect Colorado is doing a fair job of convincing people who currently work on fracking operations that they will lose their job if Proposition 112 passes. While we can't draw conclusions on individual jobs, we are suspect of their claims. Read this post to find out why.
November 2018 Elections · 13. October 2018
IndivisibleNOCO is voting YES on Proposition 111, which would limit the annual percentage rate for payday loans to 36%, down from the current limit of 180%. Read this blog to find out arguments for and against the proposition and why IndivisibleNOCO is voting YES.

November 2018 Elections · 29. September 2018
IndivisibleNOCO is voting YES on Proposition 110 and NO on Proposition 109. Read this blog to find out why there are two transportation measures on the November ballot and why IndivisibleNOCO supports Proposition 110 .
November 2018 Elections · 29. September 2018
IndivisibleNOCO is voting NO on Amendment 74. Read this blog and find out why.

Identifying Fake News · 28. August 2018
Several warning signs can tip you off to a fake Facebook account. Read this blog to learn the warning signs, then grab your magnifying glass, trench coat and sunglasses and get ready to do some intriguing detective work to help save our democracy!
General Blogs · 08. July 2018
The Colorado Board of Education (CBE) has a direct impact on the quality of our schools and what kind of education system our public tax dollars will support. One reason you should care about the Colorado State Board of Education (CBE) is that the CBE has authority to release school districts from some state statutes and regulations. In other words, it can grant waivers to charter schools so they do not have to conform to state statutes that govern the operations of public schools. To...

General Blogs · 30. June 2018
"Do Immigrants Receive Public Benefits? Eric Pavri has been an immigration lawyer for eight years and is currently the Director of Family Immigration Services at Catholic Charities of Central Colorado. In a Facebook post, he provides answers to this question. The following paragraphs are almost word for word from his post, formatted for readability: Only a U.S. citizen or a Lawful Permanent Resident (green card holder) can receive almost all types of public benefit – including Medicaid,...
General Blogs · 30. June 2018
"Why don’t DACA immigrants just become legal?" Eric Pavri has been an immigration lawyer for eight years and is currently the Director of Family Immigration Services at Catholic Charities of Central Colorado. In a Facebook post, he provides answers to this question. The following paragraphs are almost word for word from his post, formatted for readability. Why haven’t immigrants with DACA status just become citizens? To become a U.S. citizen (other than by birth), you must first become a...

Identifying Fake News · 29. June 2018
We are almost at the point where we no longer trust our trusted news sources. How do we know what is real news and what is fake news? The recently updated Media Bias Chart can help you decide.
Identifying Fake News · 30. May 2018
We are seeing a lot of questionable stories and memes circulating on Facebook. This chart can help you sort out what is real news and what is garbage. Use it before sharing a story to avoid perpetuating fake or misleading information.

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