“On Nov. 8, Billings police officers handed out 20 donated frozen turkeys instead of tickets. In a letter dated Nov. 14, signed by PETA Executive Vice President Tracy Reiman, the animal rights group said the vegan alternative to the traditional turkey would appeal to those in the state “who don’t eat meat for religious or environmental reasons or because they know how cruel factory farming and the slaughter of turkeys really are.” Read more to laugh your butt off, like, share and comment below. 🙂
BILLINGS – The national animal rights group PETA has written a letter to the Billings Police Department offering to donate Tofurkey roasts to the department. In a letter dated Nov.
“Smith has been criticized in the liberal-leaning blog “The Montana Post,” as well as some letters to the editor published by the Independent Record, for his speech at a meeting hosted by Virginia-based ACT for America last year in Helena. The Alabama-based Southern Poverty Law Center, a legal advocacy nonprofit that specializes in civil rights issues, has classified ACT as an anti-Muslim hate group “because it pushes wild Muslim conspiracy theories, denigrates American Muslims and deliberately conflates mainstream and radical Islam.”
“Smith told the Independent Record he was not aware the organization was listed as a hate group when he attended the meeting, and said, “I’m not sure I agree with the views of either ACT or the SPLC.” More…
While the Helena mayor’s speech to what critics call an anti-Muslim hate group has raised questions about his stance on refugee resettlement, both mayoral candidates say the global refugee crisis is not a city issue. “There’s a minimal role for state government.
Senate Bill 219 was signed into law Oct. 4. It states that it is unlawful to “willfully and repeatedly fail to use a resident’s preferred name or pronouns after being clearly informed of the preferred name or pronouns.” The crime is defined as a misdemeanor. More…
Law Also Makes It Illegal To Ask For ID When Transgender Person Chooses Which Restroom To Use California signed a new law last week that could have health care workers ending up in jail if they choose not to address transgender patients by their preferred pronouns. Senate Bill 219 was signed into law Oct.