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.

Speakers Bureau: Kathleen Hynes on “Privacy and Civil Liberties in the Digital Age”

Technological innovation has outpaced our privacy protections. As a result, our digital footprint can be tracked by the government and corporations in ways that were once unthinkable.

 Privacy in the digital age? Find out if it really exists when Dr. Kathleen Hynes of the ACLU discusses privacy in the digital age. Advances in communication technology have improved real-time information sharing, but they’ve also fostered global debate about privacy. As new technologies become more prevalent in our lives, we open ourselves to electronic surveillance and interception. Learn more about this emerging challenge for our society and lives.

July 18, 2017

6:30pm – 7:30pm

Golden Library
1019 10th St.
Golden, CO 80401

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