“In the end,” writes E. Kent Winward, “terrorism forces us to answer a question:...
One of the reasons sex offenders — and particularly child molesters — are drawn to religion is because they are seeking forgiveness apart from a society that will never fully offer it to them, inmate Brian Wood writes.
At Weber High School, the principal decided one revealing dress was acceptable at prom but another wasn’t. Readers didn’t show a lot of sympathy for either student.
“In the end,” writes E. Kent Winward, “terrorism forces us to answer a question: How do we best live a life of love and compassion in a world of suffering?”
“The American people need to once again remind our government representatives that as long as the free exchange of ideas and commerce utilizes corporate thoroughfares, net neutrality must be protected by law,” writes David Ferro.
If the prison system hopes to become a place for corrections, it will need a much more positive culture than what currently exists, and that change needs to start at the top, inmate Brian Wood writes.
“Everyone who is troubled for what the recent election means for women, education, marginalized communities or the continued ability to marry the person they love must stand together,” writes Carol Gnade.
“As long as we continue act like we're in a melodrama, we will never see the true sides of all the characters, their motivations, machinations and the parts they really play,” writes E. Kent Winward.
The Ogden City Council passed a measure this week affirming Ogden’s commitment to the civil liberties of immigrants. “I hope the federal government steps in,” one reader said.
“Thompson has muddied the waters by combining medical use of cannabis with recreational use,” writes Doug Rice. “The sheriff has decided there is no such thing as medical use of cannabis.”
Aristotle said that nature abhors a vacuum. A couple of thousand years of political-economic history has shown that to be accurate. A new vacuum is emerging. It is being filled in a way that should worry workers and consumers from Ogden, Utah, to Oxford, England, to Osaka, Japan. During the...