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Littwin: The ugliness of “this ugly incident” is all Trump’s

So what do you do with someone who admits, sort of, to telling an egregious, racist lie by telling even more lies? In the United […]...

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September 16, 2016 Immigration, Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix, Uncategorized

GUEST POST: Trump’s racism from a Colorado Latino perspective

For several months, we’ve seen Republican Party leaders distance themselves from Donald Trump because of his outrageous and offensive comments. Video recordings of Trump rally […]...

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August 26, 2016 Civil Rights, Immigration, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Latinos Rise in Colorado

Is this a sign of the Hispanic political tsunami? A coalition of Hispanic and progressive groups announced Wednesday that Colorado will be one of three […]...

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August 18, 2016 Blog, Civil Rights, Immigration, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Immigrant driver’s license overhaul passes House

Colorado’s driver’s license program for undocumented immigrants is one step closer to a much-needed overhaul. The House passed a proposal Monday to double the number of DMVs offering licenses to undocumented […]...

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April 25, 2016 Civil Rights, Immigration, Just In, The Mix

Morgan Carroll: Mike Coffman wants to ‘tear families apart’

On Monday morning, as the U.S. Supreme Court began hearing arguments for a critical immigration case, Colorado Democratic Sen. Morgan Carroll accused her opponent, U.S. […]...

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April 19, 2016 Immigration, Politics, The Beats, The Mix, Uncategorized

A small win for immigrant driver’s license program

A broken system that has brought grief and frustration to countless undocumented immigrants seeking Colorado driver’s licenses made it one step closer to overhaul Monday evening. After spirited […]...

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March 29, 2016 Immigration, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix, Uncategorized

Immigration activist one step closer to victory

After seven years fighting deportation, Jeannette Vizguerra finally has some good news. On Wednesday, the longtime Denver resident and mother of three told a crowd of […]...

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February 25, 2016 Immigration, Just In, The Mix, Uncategorized

Mexican immigrants settle for $1 million in sexual harassment suit

A Vail condo company will pay a total of $1.02 million to eight of its former housekeepers to settle a sexual harassment lawsuit. The workers, […]...

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February 16, 2016 Civil Rights, Immigration, Just In, The Mix, Uncategorized

Detention Nation exhibit pleads for justice for immigrants

Denver’s Museo de las Americas unveiled its latest art installation, Detention Nation, at an open house Thursday night. The exhibit features works from Sin Huellas, […]...

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February 13, 2016 Immigration, Just In, The Beats, The Mix, Uncategorized

Feds call off pricey Lakewood immigrant children’s shelter

The federal government has cancelled its plans to convert a large warehouse in Lakewood into a temporary shelter for unaccompanied migrant children from Central America. […]...

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February 12, 2016 Immigration, Just In, The Mix

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LIVE DEBATE COVERAGE: Caldara and Littwin on Clinton and Trump

What could we at The Colorado Independent possibly do to capture both the absolute absurdity and the critical importance of tonight’s opening-round debate between Donald Trump and […]

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Mark Udall returns from the wilderness as a Hillary surrogate

  Former Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Udall largely disappeared from political life in Colorado after his defeat by Cory Gardner in 2014. Word is that he’s spent a […]

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