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Quentin Young

Quentin Young

Quentin Young is the editor of Colorado Newsline.

COMMENTARY

The Webb telescope images remind us who we really are

By: - July 17, 2022

So much of our collective experience as a country these days involves division and strife, but this week we rediscovered our capacity for unity and awe, occasioned by a picture. NASA on July 11 released the first image from the James Webb Space Telescope, a “deep field” photo that captures hundreds of galaxies, each containing […]

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Column ǀ What the Jan. 6 hearings will really reveal

By: - June 9, 2022

There was some fear when the Jan. 6 committee convened that it would amount to little more than a partisan tool that could easily be discredited. That’s not how it turned out. The nine members of the Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol, as the House panel is […]

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What I learned from watching more than 500 Jan. 6 videos

By: - February 19, 2022

I recently watched hundreds of videos from the Jan. 6 insurrection. Many of the stark moments from the attack on the U.S. Capitol are well-known — the battle at the west terrace tunnel, the shooting of rioter Ashli Babbitt, the desecration of the Senate chamber. But nothing provides the kind of granular and exhaustive understanding […]