Allen Best

Allen Best has been a journalist writing about Colorado and the West for over 40 years. He writes a bi-weekly newsletter called Big Pivots that chronicles the energy transition. Fans say it’s a book that you read a chapter every other week. Except unlike a book, this is real-time. Allen is a pro.


Urban-rural divide is alive and well

By Allen Best

“The annual Western Stock Show puts cowboy hats in high-end restaurants and strip joints alike.”

Photograph by Allen Best, outside of Akron, CO


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