Listeners get fired up over comments from Colorado Matters guests -- including a plan for 24-hour mental health crisis centers and the perennially political question of what's causing climate change. Public Insight Editor Lee Hill and "Colorado Matters" Guest Host Andrea Dukakis share what we've been hearing from you.

Lee and Andrea introduce Losing Ground, a new series on the achievement gap between blacks, whites and Latinos when it comes to housing, income, and education, and explain how you can join the conversation.

(Click here for an overview of the "Losing Ground" series and to learn more about the racial disparities data referenced.)

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