In 1939 a British man, Sir Nicholas Winton, saved 669 mainly Jewish children from Czechoslovakia, which was under occupation by Nazi Germany. While risking his own life he organized train transports--Read more on the petition page -
Jack Gladstone descends from both indigenous and European immigrant traditions. Honored with the C.M. Russell Heritage Award recognized his contribution to legacy, culture, life, and country. Jack was the first Montanan and only Native American so honored
Did you know the 4th of July is NOT our nation's birthday? Independence was formally declared on July 2nd and the Declaration of Independence was actually signed (by most delegates anyway) on August 2! These and more little known facts.