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.

Tenth Annual Cesar Chavez Day March

The Chávez commemoration will begin with a 8:45am Mass at St. Anthony of Padua Church (3801 West Ohio Ave., Denver, 80219). Immediately following the mass, a marcha (10am) will proceed to the Denver Indian Center (4407 Morrison Road, Denver, 80219), honoring the spirit of César Chávez and recognizing his peaceful and nonviolent ideals. Awards presentation, poetry, art, music and food at 11am, will add to the gathering, to remember one of the world’s greatest leaders of peace.

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