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Call for Volunteers. Build for Peace 2022

Build for Peace is an excellent opportunity for you to get out into the Denver community, contribute to a meaningful project and help DJPC in the process. It is also a great way to meet other DJPC allies and volunteers! Build for Peace (B4P ) is a day of service for a community organization. Every … Continue reading Call for Volunteers. Build for Peace 2022

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Nicaraguan feminists share their experiences and perspectives on the dictatorship in their country

Nicaraguan feminists share their experiences and perspectives on the dictatorship in their country Kathy Bougher, Collaborator with the Denver Justice and Peace Committee (DJPC) Recently I had the opportunity to speak with a group of Nicaraguan feminist human rights defenders, some of whom live in their country and others who have had to flee the country … Continue reading Nicaraguan feminists share their experiences and perspectives on the dictatorship in their country

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Feministas nicaragüenses comparten sus experiencias y perspectivas sobre la dictadura en su país

Feministas nicaragüenses comparten sus experiencias y perspectivas sobre la dictadura en su país  Kathy Bougher, Colaboradora con Denver Justice and Peace Committee  (DJPC) Recientemente tuve la oportunidad de hablar con un grupo de feministas nicaragüenses defensoras de derechos humanos, algunas de las cuales viven en su país y otras que han tenido que huir del … Continue reading Feministas nicaragüenses comparten sus experiencias y perspectivas sobre la dictadura en su país

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Organizaciones en EE.UU. alertan sobre violaciones a derechos humanos en El Salvador y potencial aumento en la migración, resultantes del régimen de excepción

Más de 65 grupos, con sede en EE.UU., emiten un comunicado conjunto expresando “profunda preocupación” por el Estado de Excepción del gobierno de Bukele Más de 12.000 personas han sido detenidas en El Salvador desde que el gobierno de Bukele declaró el Estado de Excepción el 27 de marzo. En nombre de la represión a … Continue reading Organizaciones en EE.UU. alertan sobre violaciones a derechos humanos en El Salvador y potencial aumento en la migración, resultantes del régimen de excepción

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Widespread Arbitrary Arrests and Violations of Due Process In El Salvador Raise Concerns About Human Rights and Ongoing U.S. Security Cooperation

U.S.-based groups release joint statement expressing “profound concern” about the Bukele administration’s State of Exception   Over 12,000 people have been arrested in El Salvador since the Bukele administration declared a State of Exception on March 27th. In the name of cracking down on gangs following a wave of deadly violence, the State of Exception … Continue reading Widespread Arbitrary Arrests and Violations of Due Process In El Salvador Raise Concerns About Human Rights and Ongoing U.S. Security Cooperation

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Sabotaging Sanctuary: How Data Brokers Give ICE Backdoor Access to Colorado’s Data and Jails

For years community members have raised concerns about how our personal information falls into the hands of Immigration Customs and Enforcement (ICE) — including when sanctuary policies are present. It has been confirmed that ICE uses technology to circumvent policies meant to limit their cooperation with local law enforcement. By contracting with data brokers, the … Continue reading Sabotaging Sanctuary: How Data Brokers Give ICE Backdoor Access to Colorado’s Data and Jails

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Religious Leaders and People of Faith Call on the Government of Nicaragua to Stop the Suffering of its People and Release Political Prisoners

For immediate release: April 7, 2022 Religious Leaders and People of Faith Call on the Government of Nicaragua to Stop the Suffering of its People and Release Political Prisoners More than 400 religious leaders and people of faith from across the United States have signed an open letter to the Nicaraguan government. The signers are … Continue reading Religious Leaders and People of Faith Call on the Government of Nicaragua to Stop the Suffering of its People and Release Political Prisoners

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DJPC Forum: What is Strategic Racism? Thursday, April 14th at 5:00 pm.

DJPC invites you to join us in a conversation with Jim Freeman on What is Strategic Racism? / ¿Qué es el Racismo Estratégico? Thursday, April 14th at 5:00 p.m. (MST)/ Jueves, 14 de abril a las 5:00 pm Register today here! ¡Registrese hoy aquí! Jim Freeman, directs the Social Movement Support Lab, which provides multidisciplinary … Continue reading DJPC Forum: What is Strategic Racism? Thursday, April 14th at 5:00 pm.

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? Two opportunities to support DJPC by dining at Fire on the Mountain the next two weeks. Thank you!

We are back at Fire on the Mountain! We are happy to announce the continuation of our partnership with FOTM, recognized by Denver Westword as “Reader’s Choice for BEST CHICKEN WINGS of 2022” for the 9th year in a row!  Our board member Lynn Holland shares: “Their cauliflower wings are the best”. And don’t miss … Continue reading ? Two opportunities to support DJPC by dining at Fire on the Mountain the next two weeks. Thank you!

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Inmigrantes de Colorado hacen preguntas contundentes a los senadores sobre ciudadanía, Build Back Better y aumentos presupuestarios controversiales

NOTA DE PRENSA 16 de Marzo, 2022 CONTACTO Jennifer Piper, jpiper@afsc.org 720-301-1858 Alex Ogle, alexo@coloradoimmigrant.org 720-256-1746 Inmigrantes de Colorado hacen preguntas contundentes a los senadores sobre ciudadanía, Build Back Better y aumentos presupuestarios controversiales Denver, CO -Líderes religiosos, defensores y miembros de la comunidad inmigrante se unieron al Senador Hickenlooper y al Senador Bennet para … Continue reading Inmigrantes de Colorado hacen preguntas contundentes a los senadores sobre ciudadanía, Build Back Better y aumentos presupuestarios controversiales

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