The White Owner of Illegal Pete’s, A Mexican Restaurant, Ignorant to Immigrant Slur
Arizona Latinos Protest New White-Owned Mexican Restaurant Called Illegal Pete's
By Cindy Casares | 11/24/2015 - 13:36

A white-owned, Colorado-based Mexican restaurant chain called Illegal Pete’s (yes, you read correctly) is about t


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Why This Artist Designed a Frida Kahlo-Inspired Dress Made of Condoms
Why This Artist Designed a Frida Kahlo-Inspired Dress Made of Condoms
By Raquel Reichard | 10/13/2015 - 14:13

The annual Condom Couture fashion show kicked off last Friday, and for the first time in its three-year run, the


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Colorado Waitress Writes Anti-Mexican Message on Customer's Receipt
Colorado Waitress Writes Anti-Mexican Message on Customer's Receipt
By Raquel Reichard | 08/25/2015 - 09:57

Has anti-Latino racism struck Colorado again?


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Colorado Principal Who Allegedly Forced Latino Students to Eat on Floor Resigns
Colorado Principal Who Allegedly Forced Latino Students to Eat on Floor Resigns
By Raquel Reichard | 08/24/2015 - 11:48

If there’s one thing Donald Trump taught us it’s that you don’t wanna mess with Latinos.


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Rick Santorum Sweeps Colorado, Missouri, Minnesota, Embarrassing Romney
Rick Santorum Sweeps Colorado, Missouri, Minnesota - Embarrasses Romney
By Jill Pankow | 02/08/2012 - 13:11

Mitt Romney took the most recent blow in the political battle brewing between him and fellow Republican Rick Santorum. On Tuesday a sizable portion of the Republican electorate in the states of Missouri, Minnesota and Colorado rejected Romney in favor of his competitor according to the Huffington Post.


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Recession Hits Latino Youth in Colorado Disproportionately Hard
Recession Hits Latino Youth in Colorado Disproportionately Hard
By Fox News Latino | 03/14/2011 - 12:00

The recession has disproportionately affected Hispanic children in Colorado; driving up the number of Latino children in poverty, exacerbating both nutritional issues and higher rates of attempted suicides among Latino kids.


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Outgoing CO Gov. Bill Ritter Announces Immigration Fingerprint Program
Outgoing CO Gov. Bill Ritter Announces Immigrant Fingerprint Program
By Mariela Rosario | 01/05/2011 - 16:30

Outgoing Colorado Governor Bill Ritter approved a controversial program on Tuesday that allows the state to identify illegal immigrants through the fingerprints of every person booked into jail.

The program is controversial because some argue that the program will lead to unjust deportations and racial profiling, but Ritter countered that the Secure Communities program improves "public safety, national security and crime fighting."


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