Colorado Alliance for Immigration Reform

Colorado ASSET moves forward: the opposition grumbles as immigrant youth speak out

Persistence paid off last month, as undocumented students moved one step closer to equal access to higher education. On Thursday, January 24, the Colorado Senate Education Committee approved a bill called Advancing Students for a Stronger Economy Tomorrow (ASSET), a proposed law … Continued

Colorado Looks to Progress, Nativists Push Back

Fred Elbel, a leader in the population control wing of the anti-immigrant movement, has reared his ugly head to counter a push to allow undocumented immigrants to apply for drivers licenses in Colorado. Elbel is the spokesperson for the Colorado … Continued

Immigration

Earth Day Nativism

While many Earth Day events this past week focused on climate justice, sustainability and protecting the environment, some continue to take this week as an opportunity to bash immigrants. Earth Day for the anti-immigrant movement and groups like NumbersUSA, Californians … Continued

Immigration

Anti-Immigrant Stalwarts Speak on Progressives For Immigration Reform’s Conference Call

Late last week Progressives for Immigration Reform (PFIR), an anti-immigrant group with ties to white nationalism, held its first quarterly conference call. After suffering some major setbacks, the call represents a pretty weak attempt by PFIR to legitimize itself in … Continued