News & Features

Denver Mayor Michael Hancock speaks at the site for Catholic Charities' new shelter for homeless women, which is expected to open in mid-2017. Photo courtesy of Anya Semenoff/The Catholic Alliance

Shelter for Homeless Women to Open in 2017

Catholic Charities will unveil the 150-bed facility in northeast Denver sometime next year. 

December 5 2016, 10:55 AM

Illustration by Hsiao-Ron Cheng; photography by Ehren Joseph

Our Children, Ourselves

More than 180 kids are born in Colorado every day, and as many as one in four will be abused or neglected by their caregivers during their early years. Why is it so difficult to stop this from happening—and even harder to find justice for victims? 

December 2016

—Photo by Mark Sink

Our Planet’s Future

A letter from the editor of our December 2016 issue.

December 2016