Author

Quentin Young

Quentin Young

Quentin Young is the editor of Colorado Newsline.

COMMENTARY
Former President Donald Trump

Trump is a domestic enemy. Treat him like one.

By: - June 16, 2022

The hearings of the House committee investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection have already provided conclusive evidence that the effort to overturn the 2020 election was a conspiracy directed by a corrupt sitting president who knew the effort was based on lies and encouraged violence in pursuit of power. The damning testimony before the committee and […]

COMMENTARY
Jan. 6 Capitol attack

The GOP is the gallows party

By: - March 10, 2022

Today allusions to violence are a routine component of the conservative brand, and some far-right Republicans have adopted violent hatred of opponents as a central ideological tenet.

COMMENTARY
Jan. 6 insurrection

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

By: - February 10, 2022

Nothing provides the kind of granular and exhaustive understanding of that day like a mass of videos taken by rioters themselves as they converse with one another, chant together, coalesce as a mob, commit violence, and take stock of what they accomplished.

COMMENTARY
Jan. 6 protestor inside U.S. Capitol

Jan. 6 succeeded. Here’s what’s next.

By: - January 7, 2022

If the point of the Jan. 6 insurrection was to establish that a significant portion of the country is done with democracy, it succeeded. The attack on the U.S. Capitol one year ago by violent supporters of former President Donald Trump — whose lie that the 2020 election was stolen from him was the fuel […]