The plan calls for the demolition of the aging viaduct that carries I-70 over the Globeville and Elyria-Swansea neighborhoods.
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.
What's your dream for today's world, or for your own life? And what issue would you join a march for today?