Colorado Matters wants you to read with us. Join us for Turn The Page with Colorado Matters. We’ll choose three books a year and invite our radio and digital audience to read with us. You’ll then be invited to a live Q&A with the author.
With our first book, we’re encouraging different generations to read together – parents reading with children; grandparents reading with grandchildren; older siblings reading with younger ones. Aunts, uncles and guardians are welcome, too!
Since gaining its independence from the French in 1946, Syria has had a
rocky and troubled history. Since 2011, Syria has been fighting a brutal
Civil War in which the Assad regime (with support from Russia and Iran) has
used brutal tactics to cling to power. On the other side, opposition forces
have included ISIS (which originated in Syria) and al Qaeda, making for a
complicated situation relative to U.S. interests. Join Active Minds as we
seek to understand Syria's complex history and how this informs current and
Once a British colony, Hong Kong was returned to China in 1997. Recently,
Hong Kong has erupted into violent conflict between the Chinese government
and protesters objecting to increased government controls. Join Active Minds
as we tell the story of Hong Kong, past, present, and future.
Join Active Minds for an overview of the development of Artificial
Intelligence, computer systems capable of performing tasks typically done by
a human brain, such as optical recognition, complex decision making, voice
recognition, learning, language translation, and more. We will review the
evolution of this field as well as current and future applications and