• Issue of
  • Jul 17-23, 2003
  • Vol. 11, No. 29
  • Anxious for the Apocalypse

News

  • Roadblock to Peace
  • Roadblock to Peace

    Lief Carter didn't set out to stoke the fires of apocalyptic fervor. A year ago, the Colorado College political science professor was putting together a symposium on international affairs -- a commonplace type of campus event that rarely stirs much excitement in the outside world.

Columns

  • Letters

    Readers of the Independent talk back to the editor
  • Falwell to Hefley: Shape up
  • Falwell to Hefley: Shape up

    The battle to safeguard human life has been raging for decades, creating strong alliances built on shared values and common passions. Yet, for those in the pro-life movement, it is essential not to lose sight of the big picture when innocent lives are being threatened.
  • IQ: Animal Farm
  • IQ: Animal Farm

    Be they furry, fluffy, scaly, or crawly, it would be quite lonely without our four-legged -- and more -- friends.
  • Livelong Days
  • Livelong Days

    What's happening this week in the big city-- highlights from our listings.
  • Unfettered energy
  • Unfettered energy

    Composers young and old will descend upon Colorado College for the New Music Symposium and Young Composers Summer Festival at Packard Hall this weekend.
  • Build that man a statue

    One of the charming aspects of life in Colorado Springs is our tendency to memorialize, in equal measure, politicians, promoters and bureaucrats.
  • Keeping score

    Observing Focus on the Family for the past couple of months has been like being at an action-packed soccer game between Good and Evil.

Food & Drink

Music

Culture

  • Planks, plunder and Captain Depp
  • Planks, plunder and Captain Depp

    Ahoy ye fans of air conditioning and summer movies! By now ye have heard of the box office triumph of Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl. But 'tis it a diversion from baking in the Colorado sun?
  • Movie Picks

    Our reviewers' recommendations for films showing on Colorado Springs area screens.

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