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Activists: Calling a Mexican Restaurant 'Illegal Pete's' is Racist

Activists: Calling a Mexican Restaurant ‘Illegal Pete’s’ is Racist

by Aura Bogado on October 28 2014, 2:05PM

Community activists are urging the owner of Illegal Pete’s, a Colorado-based Mexican food chain, to drop the I-word from its name.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW, Society

Colorado Joins Parade of States Granting Driver's Licenses to the Undocumented

Colorado Joins Parade of States Granting Driver’s Licenses to the Undocumented

by Julianne Hing on June 6 2013, 3:12PM

It’s been a big year for driver’s licenses for undocumented immigrants.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

Colorado’s In-State Tuition ASSET Bill One Signature Away From Law

by Julianne Hing on March 8 2013, 4:12PM

It’s another tuition equity win for undocumented students.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

Watch Colorado Poll Watcher Report 'High Concentration of People of Color' Play

Watch Colorado Poll Watcher Report ‘High Concentration of People of Color’

by Aura Bogado on November 7 2012, 2:50PM

A Republican poll watcher complains that too many people of color were voting in Aurora, Colorado on Election Day.

Topics: 2012 Election, Voting Rights, Politics

Sheriff Deputies, Poll Worker Harass Latinos in Swing State Colorado

Sheriff Deputies, Poll Worker Harass Latinos in Swing State Colorado

by Aura Bogado on November 6 2012, 1:59PM

Colorado’s Latino voters could well decide this election—but some will have to overcome harassment to cast their ballots.

Topics: Voting Rights, Politics

Woman Acting for El Paso County, Co. Clerk's Office Only Registering Republicans [Video]

Woman Acting for El Paso County, Co. Clerk’s Office Only Registering Republicans [Video]

by Jorge Rivas on September 24 2012, 4:36PM

The short video shows a young woman identifying herself as an El Paso County, Co. Clerk’s Office who is there only to hand out registration forms to likely Romney voters.

Topics: /NOW, Politics

This Week's Victories in Voting Rights

This Week’s Victories in Voting Rights

by Aura Bogado on September 14 2012, 11:29AM

The push back against voter suppression has resulted in some major victories this week.

Topics: Voting Rights, Politics

Colorado Town Debates Whether School Police Can Also Work for ICE

Colorado Town Debates Whether School Police Can Also Work for ICE

by Julianne Hing on October 21 2011, 9:53AM

Kids in the tiny town of Carbondale had to see their school police officer also deport their families during immigration raids.

Topics: Immigration, Schools & Youth

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