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Sept. 16, 2020: Political Division & The Pandemic; Does Police Funding Make Cities Safer?

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Denver Protests Against Racism Police Brutality May 2020
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Denver protests in May against racism and police brutality after George Floyd’s death at the hands of Minneapolis police.

How political polarization might dictate where people get their information about COVID-19. Then, Denverite’s David Sachs breaks down how much police funding impacts a city’s safety. Later, Denver percussionist Justin Doute reflects on his bouts with cancer. Finally, “The Kitchen Shelf” dishes up unique dessert from the San Luis Valley.