Civil Liberties

Hispanic Heritage Month 2018

All programs are free and open to the public! September is Hispanic Heritage Month and students and faculty at Northwest College in Powell, WY will be offering an array of programs representing the arts, archeology, cuisine, and literature of the Spanish-speaking world. For the whole family to enjoy, there will…

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Weeklong Silent Vigil Begins Monday June 25

More than 2,300 children have been taken away from their parents at the U.S. border and sent to shelters, detention centers and foster families all across the country, with seemingly no clear tracking mechanism. The executive order that ended immediate family separation does not say anything about the plan to…

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ICE Detention Center Proposed In Unita County.

A private-prison company, Management Training Corporation (MTC), is proposing a detention center in Wyoming that will hold people arrested by U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement. A photo of a cell inside an MTC-operated ICE detention facility in Southern California. MTC vice president for corrections marketing Mike Murphy pointed to the…

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