Dropping a word that has deep roots, the National Council of La Raza announced that is has changed its name.
The court will review a Colorado court decision that found baker Jack Phillips and his Masterpiece Cakeshop discriminated against the gay couple under Colorado law.
Some residents of Denver’s Elyria-Swansea neighborhood, including community activist Candi CdeBaca, are unhappy with plans to widen Interstate 70 north of downtown. They’ve filed a civil rights complaint to stop the $1.2 billion project.
The wife of noted Civil Rights leader and scholar Vincent Harding died more than a decade ago. Her daughter finished the memoir.
Denver Mayor Michael Hancock has proclaimed Sept. 10 "Minoru Yasui Day" to celebrate the legacy of the attorney and civil rights activist.
Meantime, a group of eight staff and city officials are evaluating a 300-page independent report on the troubled department.
Co-founder Rev. Dawn Riley Duval sees the new Denver chapter of the national movement as a "love note" to the city's African-American community.
Denver Chicano activist might have protested that a library branch would be named for him, his eldest daughter says. For some, the library process re-ignited some old divisions.
The stories of civil rights leaders are being spread by The Veterans of Hope Project, pivotal civil rights leader's daughter says.