bg

Tag Archives: Colorado Immigrant Rights Coalition

Griego: ‘Undocumented. Unafraid. Unapologetic.’ Denver Dreamers speak out.

Among the couple hundred protesters who marched from North High School Tuesday to join the many hundreds of others who converged upon Auraria Campus in […]...

> read more

September 6, 2017 Civil Rights, Griego, Immigration, Just In

Fearing Trump’s policies, Colorado’s undocumented immigrants get organized

For some, the change tomorrow will mean saving as much money as possible while they still can. For others, it’ll mean living in homes stocked […]...

> read more

January 19, 2017 Immigration, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Immigrant rights groups rally against President-Elect Trump’s deportation plans

Mere days after President-Elect Donald Trump announced his intention to deport up to three million undocumented immigrants living in the United States, immigrant rights groups […]...

> read more

November 16, 2016 Immigration, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Colorado sheriffs, immigration activists, lawmakers join forces for ICE-detainer reform

Last summer Alejandro Menocal was about to be released from the Adams County Jail, where he had served time for dodging court fines. But before […]...

> read more

April 23, 2015 Capitol Dispatch, Criminal Justice, In-Depth, Just In, The Mix
Colorado immigrants collateral damage in Catholic culture war

Colorado immigrants collateral damage in Catholic culture war

Nicole Mosher, executive director of Durango-based nonprofit immigrant-aid organization Compañeros, is weighing how to keep her organization running effectively in light of the surprising news that the anti-poverty Catholic organization that supplies half of Companeros’ annual budget would likely...

> read more

April 11, 2012 Center Well, Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Politics, Top Stories

Secure Communities participation won’t be forced by Colorado

A bill to force counties to participate in Secure Communities died in a Senate committee Monday. Opponents cited racism and opposition to forcing another unfunded mandate on rural counties....

> read more

April 19, 2011 Center Well, Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Politics

ASSET bill passes Senate: faces uncertain future in House

After extensive and energetic debate, a bill which would allow undocumented students who attended high school in Colorado access to in-state tuition, passed second hearing in the Senate in a 20-13 vote. The bill passed on party lines....

> read more

April 15, 2011 Center Well, Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Education, Politics

Colorado Latino lobby day underlines lopsided nature of immigration debate

DENVER-- When hundreds of Coloradans flocked to the capitol here Monday for the state's fifth-annual Latino Advocacy Day, it was a rare recent instance in the state and around the country where support for policies that embrace immigration, U.S. Latino...

> read more

March 3, 2011 Center Well, Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Politics

Latino Republicans and immigrant rights groups react with fury to immigration bill

An Arizona-style immigration bill introduced in Colorado yesterday has met with fierce resistance from immigrant rights groups. The long expected immigration bill by Sen. Kent Lambert, R-Colorado Springs, sparked a firestorm of condemnation from local civil rights groups....

> read more

January 20, 2011 Center Well, Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Politics
As DC weighs DREAM Act, immigrant rights group loses vote in Longmont

As DC weighs DREAM Act, immigrant rights group loses vote in Longmont

Immigrant rights supporters lost a bid in Longmont last night to send a message to local residents and federal lawmakers in support of the DREAM […]...

> read more

December 8, 2010 Blog, Civil Rights, Politics

Just In

scroll
Read More

EVENTS

img
An evening with Clarence Moses-EL

ATTENTION news junkies, civil libertarians, and anyone familiar with the twisted case against Clarence Moses-EL, who spent 28 years behind bars on a wrongful conviction: […]

Read More

TWITTER

THE BLOGS

img
The Home Front: As ‘Colorado Resistance’ forms, ‘everything’s on the table in 2018’

“The Colorado Resistance group debuted Sunday in Boulder, with a goal of organizing people statewide to work toward a ‘progressive takeover’ in 2018’s state mid-term […]

Read More