Pictured from left to right: Honorable Federico Peña, Rochelle Galindo Candidate for HD 50, Alex Valdez Candidate for HD 5, Julie Gonzales (Blue Blazer) Candidate for SD 34, Terry Martinez (White Shirt) Candidate for HD 18, Kerry Tipper Candidate for HD 28, Uriel Berrum (presenter), Robert Rodriguez Candidate for SD 32, Senera Gonzales-Gutierrez Candidate for HD 4, Speaker Crisanta Duran.

“Imagine A Great State” Building the Latino Bench In Colorado

Article & Photos by Joe Contreras, Latin Life Denver Media (see photo gallery below) "Latinos are increasingly  under attack in this ...
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Sarahi Espinoza Salamanca: She Has A Dream To Share…

By Miguel Baca Barragan, Latin Life Denver Media Imagine it's your first day to school.  An American elementary school. There you ...
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River Sisters Partnership between Denver & Mexico Formed To Protect Colorado River

On March 26, 2018 Denver Mayor Michael B. Hancock signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Mayor José Enrique Reina ...
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Rebels With A Cause, 200+ Latino Advocates Gather In Denver

By Miguel Baca Barragan, Photos by Jolene J. Cardenas for Latin Life Denver Media (see photo gallery below) "We're  talking about ...
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Three Coloradoans Among Six Honored At U.S. Hispanic Leadership Institute Conference in Chicago

Two Coloradoans were among the six influential Latino Leaders to be honored at the 35th Annual United States Hispanic Leadership ...
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Veronica Barela's retirement party Jan. 27, 2018 (146)

From The West Side Projects To One Of The City’s Most Influential Leaders Veronica Barela Retires

Articles by Joe Contreras LLD Media & John Moore-Denver Post, Photos by Joe Contreras (see gallery below) Veronica Barela has risen ...
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Participants speak in a Breakout session on business social accountability at the Denver Gentrification Summit on Jan. 13, 2018. Photo: Noelle Phillips, The Denver Post

Gentrification & Affordable Housing, Councilwoman Ortega Speaks Out

By Deborah Ortega - City Council, At Large Isn’t it ironic that we’ve never seen more housing units constructed in this ...
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What’s Your Sign? Denver Women’s March Draws Tens of Thousands

Photos by Joe Contreras, Latin Life Denver Media, (see photo gallery below) They came out by the tens of thousands this ...
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Civil Rights Awards Oct. 19, 2017 (289)

NEWSED Civil Rights Awards, A Reminder of the Strength of Humanity

By Joe Contreras, Latin Life Denver Media (see photo gallery below) “It is critical that we preserve all the civil rights ...
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Community Organizations Oppose Trump’s Oil & Gas Giveaway

The Senate voted yesterday on a budget bill that includes a back-door gimmick that would expand oil and gas drilling ...
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