Chris Walker covers news and music as a staff writer at Westword. Prior to living in Denver, he spent two years bicycling across Eurasia, during which he wrote feature stories for VICE, NPR, Forbes, and The Atlantic. Read more of Chris's feature work and view his portfolio here.
13 hours ago | Immigration
Two Democratic lawmakers in the Colorado House have introduced a bill that would severely limit non-mandatory cooperation with federal immigration enforcement.
1 day ago | Immigration
Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced that the Department of Justice has changed its mind about suspending legal orientation trainings at immigration detention centers.
2 days ago | Activism
United Airlines is threatening the community as the company pushes back against an effort by its catering workers to unionize.
8 days ago | Activism
Vote for Our Lives is designed to sign people up to vote and educate them on gun issues and school safety. The first rally in Colorado takes place on April 19, 2018, at Clement Park in Littleton.
11 days ago | Immigration
Effective April 30, the Department of Justice is suspending funding for know-your-rights trainings at immigration detention centers, including at Colorado’s sole detention center in Aurora
12 days ago | News
Colorado is one of seven states participating in "Cyber Storm," a network security exercise led by the Department of Homeland Security.