NEWS

Lamar Colorado’s Latest Immigrant Justice Non-Profit: Lamar Unidos

April 5th, 2018
I spoke to Nancy from Lamar Unidos last week to discuss the origin of the Lamar Colorado grassroots group, the making of a social justice organization, and the future of Lamar Unidos in the southeast region of Colorado. She is… Read More

Colorado – Camino a Tus Derechos

April 5th, 2018
¡Tenemos derechos; hay que ejercerlos! Esté Preparado Por Si Se Enfrenta a ICE Baja nuestra tarjeta para que conozca sus derechos por si acaso se encuentra frente de Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Recuerde. . . Use las palabras mágicas:… Read More

Rep. Mike Coffman Co-Sponsors Bill That Would Cut Legal Immigration By 43%

March 15th, 2018
Rep. Mike Coffman (R-Colo.) has co-sponsored Rep. Bob Goodlatte’s H.R. 4760, the SAF Act. Their co-sponsorships bring the total number of bill sponsors to 97. The SAF Act would demand that Dreamers trade our families for a temporary fix for… Read More

Congress Has Taken Dreamers Hostage – Be Part of the Hostage-Saving Operation!

March 5th, 2018
  Congress has taken Dreamers hostage! Congress has failed Dreamers. Again. If Congress won’t vote for the American Dream, we need to give them enough votes as ransom to secure our Dreamers’ futures. We need you to be a Dream… Read More

2018 Latino Advocacy Day

February 23rd, 2018
Political power starts with YOU!   Let’s build power together! Are you interested in: – Reproductive Rights – Immigrant Rights – Economic Justice – Environmental Justice – more! Don’t forget to Save the Date for LAD’s (Latino/a Advocacy Day) 12th… Read More

American DREAM: Call, Email, Tweet your Legislator

February 14th, 2018
Advocate for the American DREAM!  Join us in reaching Sen. Bennet, Sen. Gardner, Rep. Tipton, and Rep. Coffman to urge them to pass a #CleanDreamAct that protects #Dreamers without holding them hostage for draconian anti-immigrant measures. There are 17,300 Dreamers… Read More

Tour of Dreams Colorado

February 2nd, 2018
6 Dreamers 3 Allies 9 towns 5 days 1 Dream The American Dream. The Colorado Immigrant Rights Coalition is working with member organizations from across the great state of Colorado to travel to 9 different towns, which will host 10… Read More

Bond Rights for All! | ¡Fianzas para todos!

December 12th, 2017
Your right to pay bail – 2017 Bond Surety Protection Act ** Continuada en español abajo HB17-1369, the Bond Surety Protection Act, was signed into law in Colorado on July 1st, 2017. HB17-1369 prohibits the following: In the State of… Read More

Colorado Dreamers Call on Congress to Pass a Dream Act NOW!

November 9th, 2017
Washington DC – November 9th marks over two months since DACA was rescinded, and one year since Trump was elected to office. Hundreds of Dream Defenders: Immigrant youth, allies, business leaders, and people of faith are descending on the Capitol… Read More