Tag Archives: Immigration

Massive police response breaks up protest blockade at ICE headquarters in Colorado

CENTENNIAL — Dozens of law enforcement officers, many dressed in full tactical gear, have arrived to break up a protest at ICE’s Colorado headquarters here […]...

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August 2, 2018 Civil Rights, Denver, Editors' Picks, Immigration, Just In, The Beats

Protestors blocking entrances at Colorado ICE headquarters will stay ‘until they get rid of us’

Protestors who support abolishing the federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency are blockading entrances to an ICE field office south of Denver in a demonstration […]...

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August 2, 2018 Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Immigration, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

All separated parents detained by ICE in Colorado to be sent to Texas

All the immigrant parents brought to ICE detention in Colorado since May under the Trump administration’s “zero tolerance” policy are being transferred today to Port […]...

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July 20, 2018 Immigration, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

ICE releases immigrant mother from Colorado detention center. Now she has to find her son.

On Wednesday, the day she was released from ICE detention in Aurora, the Guatemalan woman met a few others at a safe house near the […]...

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July 13, 2018 Immigration, Just In

Denver principals denounce family separation policies, reassure immigrants that schools are safe for their children

“Disgusted” and “physically ill” — that’s how Denver principal Kayla Grayson-Yizar described her reaction and that of her colleagues as they watched recent news coverage […]...

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June 29, 2018 Chalkbeat, Education, Just In, The Mix

Held in ICE facility in Colorado, immigrant mothers share stories of separation from their sons

One mother separated from her son said the two had to spend his sixth birthday apart, and that when he asked by phone why he […]...

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June 20, 2018 Immigration, Just In

Keefe: The art of distraction


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June 20, 2018 Just In, Keefe, Politics, The Blogs, The Mix

Hickenlooper responds to cries against separating immigrant families. Activists call for public vigilance.

About 60 people chanting rally cries such as “Actions not words, John, actions not words” took to the Capitol Monday morning demanding that Gov. John […]...

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June 18, 2018 Civil Rights, Immigration, Just In, The Beats, The Mix

GREG LOPEZ | A ‘taste-test’ candidate counts on personal touch to prove skeptics wrong

In the world of conventional political wisdom — a world to which he pays no mind — Greg Lopez’s chances of winning the Republican primary […]...

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June 16, 2018 2018 Governor Race, Griego, In-Depth, Just In, Politics, The Mix

‘Don’t leave us in this fight’: Rallying in Denver, immigrants decry family separation

What is happening now at the U.S.-Mexico border, where immigrant parents and children are being forcibly separated under the Trump administration’s “zero-tolerance” policy is “not […]...

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June 15, 2018 Civil Rights, Denver, Immigration, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

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Digital Media, Digital Citizens: A Community Conversation with Seth Geiger

The Colorado Media Project is committed to sharing new, inspiring ideas about the future of news that are timely and relevant to our Colorado community. Join us […]

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In Colorado, Democrats see a strong money haul as GOP relies on super PACs

Call Wednesday’s filing deadline the calm-before-the-general-election storm — the first time candidates and campaigns had to show the public their books since the June 26 […]

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