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Republican Who Campared Obama to Chimp Resigns

Jason Salzman | Posted 07.08.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Linda Sorenson took the advice of Delta County (Colorado) Sheriff Fred McKee and resigned last week as chair of the Delta County Republican Party. S...

African American Addresses Republicans Whose Leader Compared Obama to Chimp

Jason Salzman | Posted 06.26.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

"Is Ms. Sorenson "a racist?" I don't know her but I tend to doubt it. But can a person who is not a racist be guilty of saying or doing something racially insensitive or offensive? Absolutely."

Republican's Facebook Posts Refer to "Black Population" As "Hatred Filled Beings"

Jason Salzman | Posted 06.23.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Otero County Republican chair Judy Rydberg Reyher says there's no intended racism in her Facebook posts that appear to make sweeping unfavorable comme...

Bigotry Against Muslims Also Appear on Republican's Facebook Page

Jason Salzman | Posted 06.08.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Delta County Republican Chair Linda Sorenson is under fire for sharing a Facebook post comparing Obama to a Chimp, as well as other posts in the same ...

Racial-Sensitivity Training Promised After Republican Apologizes for Being 'Insensitive' in Comparing Obama to a Chimp

Jason Salzman | Posted 06.07.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

GOP Chair Linda Sorenson issued an apologized for sharing an offensive Facebook meme. But she also complained that "the left is only about tolerance when they are demanding that YOU tolerate their latest nutty idea, and if you don't like it, then you're automatically a 'racist.'"

Will Republicans Ask GOP Official to Resign for Comparing Obama to a Chimp?

Jason Salzman | Posted 06.06.2016 | Politics
Jason Salzman

Multiple Republican leaders in Colorado have condemed Delta County GOP Chair Linda Sorenson for sharing a Facebook meme comparing Obama to a Chimpanze...

Racism That's Too Ugly to Publish?

Jason Salzman | Posted 06.05.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

The Grand Junction Sentinel is defending its decision to publish a Facebook post, shared by Delta County Republican Chair Linda Sorenson, comparing Ob...

Did a Hacker Really Post a Facebook Meme Comparing Obama to a Chimp?

Jason Salzman | Posted 06.02.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Delta County GOP chair Linda Sorenson, who's been the focus of national media attention after sharing a racist Facebook meme comparing Obama to a chimpanzee, has apparently shared or "liked" material in the same vein in the past.

Republican Official: "I Really Don't Care if People Are Offended by It"

Jason Salzman | Posted 05.26.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Delta County Republican Chair Linda Sorenson shared an image on her Facebook page last week depicting Ronald Reagan nursing a chimpanzee. The photo is...

To Everyone Who Has Ever Wanted to Thank a Nurse

Amanda Krantz | Posted 05.12.2016 | Impact
Amanda Krantz

Nurses are burned out and need our appreciation! In honor of National Nurses Week, we made this short video love-letter to nurses featuring the photos of care staff at partnering organizations.

Former DA Pleads Guilty, Must Register As A Sex Offender

Posted 12.19.2011 | Denver

Today the Colorado Attorney General's office announced that Myrl Serra, formerly the DA for the 7th Judicial District, has pleaded guilty to criminal ...