Strangers in Their Own Land – Anger and Mourning on the American Right

by Arlie Russell-Hochschild Join the discussion Wed., May 9 at 11:30 am at Raff’s Restaurant in Windsor or at 6:30pm at Old Firehouse Books in Fort Collins. Or host your own discussion with friends using the materials below. 2016 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST FOR NONFICTION A 2016 NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK NEW YORK TIMES … More Strangers in Their Own Land – Anger and Mourning on the American Right

Voter Services Update

The Voter Registration team has held 18 events since February.  With the registration of 43 voters at the Ben and Jerry’s Free Cone Day (see photos), we have now registered or changed addresses for 425 people in 2018. Big news!  We’re going to JAIL! Voter Service Team members recently reached an agreement with officials of … More Voter Services Update

Fort Collins Loveland Water District The 7 Board Candidates Speak for 3 Positions

The League of Women Voters, Larimer County (LWVLC) have joined with the Water Board Management (FCLWD) to provide two ways for an informed public to vote on three candidates to serve on the Water Board: Candidates responded to LWVLC formulated questions; their responses can be compared on VOTE411.org. To access the responses, you must give … More Fort Collins Loveland Water District The 7 Board Candidates Speak for 3 Positions

Strangers in Their Own Land – Anger and Mourning on the American Right

by Arlie Russell Hochschild Prior to the 2016 election. Arlie Russell Hochschild, one of the most influential sociologists of her generation,  spent five years immersed in the community of Lake Charles, Louisiana, a tea party stronghold. She was fascinated by how people make sense of their lives. What she discovers may surprise and inform you. … More Strangers in Their Own Land – Anger and Mourning on the American Right

Got Water?

Attention Water Users of The Fort Collins/Loveland Water District There is a lively interest for the May 8 election of the Board of Directors for the Fort Collins-Loveland Water District (FCLWD).  There are 8 candidates running.The FCLWD is holding two Open Houses to help users learn more about your water system and proposed improvements, including … More Got Water?

How Can I Affect My Water District?

Jane Hamburger wrote: Did you know there are seven (7) water districts in the Northern Colorado Front Range?  They are: West Fort Collins  East Larimer County  Sunset Water District City of Fort Collins Utilities Water Fort Collins Loveland Water District Spring Canyon Water District North Weld County Water District. Each district has its own local … More How Can I Affect My Water District?

Oil and Gas Wells – What We Don’t Know Can Harm Us

The League’s Events Planning Team is presenting a Community Conversation on March 19 at 11:30, in the Coloradoan Community Room, 1300 Riverside Avenue, Fort Collins.  Learn what the City of Longmont is doing to protect the health and safety of its residents from the impacts of oil and gas wells, and the associated pipelines. Jason … More Oil and Gas Wells – What We Don’t Know Can Harm Us