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Building a Statewide Movement

In this week’s video, Brad and Jess talk about small town America. From Brad’s hometown in Iowa to Jess’ old stomping grounds in South Carolina to rural Colorado—it’s critical that conversations about LGBT equality happen in small towns. That’s why we’re focused on building a statewide movement—hiring organizers across the state, talking to folks atRead more >>

Back to School Movie Tour: Out in the Silence Screenings Across the State

Celebrate the end of summer and the start of another school year! Join One Colorado for a screening and discussion of Out in the Silence, “a stunning documentary” (Philadelphia Inquirer) about the harrowing, ultimately successful battle of a gay teen and his mother against recalcitrant school authorities when the teen is brutally attacked for comingRead more >>

Statement Regarding Marriage Equality Ballot Initiative

The Associated Press has reported that a 19-year-old college student is working to put an initiative on the 2012 ballot, which would begin the process of granting the freedom to marry to gay and lesbian couples in the state. Because Colorado only allows one issue to be addressed per ballot question, this initiative would modifyRead more >>

Results from our post legislative session survey

In this week’s video, Jess critiques Brad, and Brad explains the results of the post legislative session survey we conducted a couple of months ago. While many of you want to see our civil unions and safe schools work continue–with more opportunities for community involvement–we were excited by so many of you expressing a desireRead more >>

Save the Date for the LGBT People’s Caucus

LGBT Coloradans and our allies have power. The power to create real, lasting change in our communities, our towns, and our state. And that’s what the LGBT People’s Caucus is all about—coming together to harness our power to advance equality in Colorado. Whether you’re interested in advocating for civil unions or learning more about theRead more >>

Honoring Allies

On Saturday, August 20, One Colorado Education Fund will host The Ally Awards, a festive garden party to celebrate straight allies who are advancing equality in our state. Also, on this special summer evening, we’ll honor four Coloradans who have made a substantive difference in the lives of LGBT people. We’re proud to announce ourRead more >>

Brad and Jess and the U.S. Census

This week, Brad and Jess tackle a very serious topic: the U.S. Census. You don’t want to miss it.

What New York marriage equality means for Colorado

After a historic vote, New York became the sixth and most populous state in the country to enact marriage equality. Committed, loving couples will now be able to make a life-long promise to take care of one another, and it’s all because four Republican Senators were brave enough to stand on the right side ofRead more >>

Chatting with Denver’s First Out City Council Member

In this week’s video, learn why Brad and Jess have never run for office and watch as they chat with Robin Kniech, the first openly LGBT person elected to Denver City Council. Together, the three discuss Robin’s plans for representing the LGBT community, and they consider what it means to be the first out cityRead more >>

Want flu with those fries? Wonder why your latte is extra foamy today?

Almost 40% of Denver workers do not receive paid sick days, including 72% of food service workers. These folks are forced to choose between going to work sick and losing pay. Many even lose their jobs if they dare to call in sick. That’s why One Colorado is proud to be a part of CampaignRead more >>