Molly Cotner is a reporter for The Click. Based in Southern Colorado, her interests center on ethnography and narrative journalism. She currently works as a sociologist and university instructor. Molly earned her master’s degree in sociology from the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs.
November 15, 2022
Washington State’s Ban on For-Profit Prisons in Danger as California’s Circuit Court Finds Similar Case Unconstitutional
(TACOMA, Wash.) — The GEO Group, one of the world’s largest for-profit prison companies, is seeking to block a private prison ban in Washington state. A recent ruling in California could lend precedent in their favor.
November 11, 2022
Colorado Legalizes and Decriminalizes Psychedelics
The passage of the bill is another example of Colorado voters supporting initiatives to legalize federally labeled Schedule 1 substances.
November 4, 2022
Community, Journalism and Politics: A Q&A with Kwon Atlas
(DENVER) — Kwon Atlas wears many hats. He’s an entrepreneur, activist, politico and journalist. But around Five Points, the neighborhood he calls home, Atlas is best known as the guy who tackles big problems with creative solutions.
October 3, 2022
Pueblo School District 60 Parents Concerned About Temperatures in their Kids’ Classrooms
Parents of elementary school students in Pueblo School District 60 are concerned that their kids' health and safety is at risk because classrooms don’t have air conditioning during above-average heat waves.