LARAMIE — Three words — the first three — stand out on a petition a University of Wyoming student group has circulated since late last year in hopes of persuading state leaders to pass a new human rights law.
Human trafficking is happening in the United States, and impacts more than 100,000 American children every year. Today, we write to commemorate National Human Trafficking Awareness Day and introduce bipartisan legislation to protect Montana’s most vulnerable citizens.
The First Battle of Bull Run, the first major battle of the Civil War, was fought 150 years ago on July 21. The sesquicentennial of America’s bloodiest conflict has now begun. Until Vietnam, more Americans were killed or maimed in the Civil War than all our other wars combined.
The Black Heritage Foundation will host a community picnic to celebrate Juneteeth in South Park from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday.