(By Sosamma Samuel-Burnett, Centennial Fellow) When my father was a young boy in India, he dreamed of someday going to America—a remarkable place of opportunities. In the 1940’s in a newly independent India, that idea
(By John Andrews, Centennial Fellow) Here’s my take on the rash of ostensibly conscience-stricken pro athletes protesting racism by disrespecting the national anthem, and the backlash of indignation from patriotic Americans reacting to overheated media coverage of the stunt.
(By Jose J. Valdes, CCU affiliate faculty) Focusing solely on the aggregate amount of postsecondary student debt obscures other influential factors. Factors such as affordability, debt repayment, financial aid sources, student borrowing, and student characteristics. Significant,
(By Evan Verbal, ’76 Scholar) On November 8, 2016 citizens of Colorado will have the chance to approve or oppose Amendment 69, an amendment to the state Constitution that would ratify universal health care for Colorado.
(By Brad Hughes, Centennial Institute Fellow) Biblical justice is simply the reflection of God’s righteousness. God’s righteousness means that He always acts congruent with what is right and He is the ultimate measurement of what
(By John Andrews, Centennial Fellow) My friend Phil is a pastor in Denver. His wife Meg is a Christian counselor. Though Phil doesn’t do politics from the pulpit, he told me last week he’s strong for the GOP ticket.
(By Bill Moloney, '76 Contributor) (Nantucket) In perusing the shelves of this island's renowned Atheneum I followed my usual habit of seeking high quality books about people or events of great consequence concerning which I am woefully
(By John Andrews, Centennial Fellow) A high school buddy of mine in California, call him Jack, wrote to express his amicable skepticism about my support of Donald Trump and the Republican ticket. He works in tech and entertainment, makes big money, has beaten addiction, loves his kids, and lives his faith. Solid guy, wise in the ways of the world. Usually votes moderate Republican but may bolt this year.
DENVER, CO— This June, the CDC released 2015 data from the most recent Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS). On a national level, 58.8% of teens are not having sex. For Colorado in particular, 64.6% of Colorado teens
(By Ellen Densmore, '76 Contributor) It’s the question of the century for conservatives: should I vote for Donald Trump or should I vote with my conscience? Personally, I plan to do both. To the NeverTrumpers and my