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Thousands march at Denver Youth Climate Strike

Protesters call for officials to act now Around 10:30 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 20, protesters gathered at Denver’s Union Station, and by 11 a.m. an estimated 7,500 people filled the entirety of Union Square, armed with signs demanding “Climate Justice Now!”  The protest was part

Understanding the Green New Deal

Democrats disagree over ambitious proposal Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Sen. Ed Markey, both Democrats, recently proposed the Green New Deal. This proposal is meant to rebuild the economy and combat climate change by eradicating carbon gas emissions while simultaneously creating new jobs. According to NPR,

Another brick in the wall

Elections and fundraising Before starting graduate school, I used to do fundraising on political campaigns. A major part of political fundraising is “call time,” which is when candidates spend hours calling through a giant list of potential donors to ask for a campaign contribution. Most