Colorado Rights Blog


  • Tuesday Olson knew her pregnancy was in trouble and tried to access hospital care as soon as possible. But there was a problem: she was in jail. This is her story.
  • It’s time to end the death penalty in Colorado. Family members who lost loved ones to murder speak out against an unjust and broken system.

  • One year ago, thousands of Coloradans marched in a historic display of resistance. At the ACLU of Colorado we carried that spirit throughout the year, fighting on many fronts for civil liberties. We won’t stop now.

  • By canceling DACA, Trump has put 800,000 young people at risk of losing their jobs and being deported from the only country they know as home. Passing the bipartisan Dream Act would protect them. We asked four Dreamers why the Dream Act is important to them and their future.

Black Arts Festival

Colorado Black Arts Festival proudly presents its 33rd annual celebration of African American art and culture.  A Colorado experience like no other takes place July 12, 13 and 14, 2019 in historic Denver City Park West.

This event is FREE and open to the public

Festival Hours:

  • Friday, July 12, 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, July 13, 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, July 14, 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Festival Information

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