• Issue of
  • May 22-28, 2003
  • Vol. 11, No. 21
  • Welcome to Kolorado, Klan Kountry



  • Letters

    Readers of the Independent talk back to the editor
  • Domestic Bliss
  • Oh, those summer nights

    When they were younger, I could control the sleep habits of my sons, demanding that they sleep no later than 10 a.m. on summer weekdays.
  • IQ: Ku Klux Klan
  • IQ
  • IQ: Ku Klux Klan

    When most people think of the Ku Klux Klan, they envision the Deep South. Many don't realize that in the 1920s, the Klan was alive and well in Colorado, terrorizing communities and even controlling the governor.
  • Livelong Days
  • Livelong Days

    What's happening this week in the big city-- highlights from our listings.
  • Outsider
  • Unconventional wisdom on urban sprawl

    Conventional wisdom, circa 1970: There's nothing the matter with urban sprawl. People need a place to live, and why not give 'em what they want -- nice new single-family houses on big lots in nice new neighborhoods with nice new schools and nice hardworking, God-fearing neighbors who'll raise nice kids for their equally nice kids to play with?

Food & Drink



  • Movie Picks
  • Film
  • Movie Picks

    Our reviewers' recommendations for films showing on Colorado Springs area screens.
  • All That
  • Visual Arts
  • All That

    Sangre De Cristo opens can of visual arts excitement in Pueblo


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