Standard Deviations

Columnist believes President Trump making America worse than Haiti

Trump Immigration

Trump’s vulgar reference to Haiti, El Salvador and African countries shows the president’s true colors.

Our View

Utah's jails continue to operate in secrecy — and prisoners continue to die

Gregory Hayes Jail Death

Utah built a system that protects sheriffs from accountability for the safety of their prisoners. That cannot continue.

Guest Commentary

Want to save the next generation of kids? Start school later in the morning

Sleepy Students

"We need to ask ourselves what is truly important,” writes E. Kent Winward, “the outdated "early-to-bed" axiom or our children’s well-being, and ultimately, their futures?” 

National Commentary

In a sea of Republican cowards, Mia Love spoke up

Mia Love Contraception-1

“For her eloquent, lonely statement in a sea of moral cowardice, we can say, well done, Congresswoman Love,” writed Jennifer Rubin.

National Commentary

Offshore drilling and Trump's war on the environment

BP Gulf Settlement

“The administration wants to stimulate offshore drilling while making it more dangerous,” writes Steve Chapman.

National Commentary

In Trump's White House, it's the survival of the servile


“Trump's main management goal seems to be to keep his employees off balance — unsure of his regard — in order to motivate conspicuous acts of loyalty,” writes Michael Gerson.

National Commentary

Don't start thanking Trump for pay raises just yet

Walmart Wages

The second week of the new tax year is a little early to be declaring victory.

National Commentary

Trump's own words revive debate over whether he's racist


Trump has repeatedly denied he is a racist, declaring during the 2016 campaign that he was the "least racist person there is."


Trump's rhetoric, actions recall Benito Mussolini

Trump prisons

I'm no history professor, but President Donald Trump's rhetoric, actions, and especially mannerisms remind me a lot of what I have seen and read about Benito Mussolini, Il Duce. For those buffs of science fiction, how about Khan of Star Trek fame with his self-proclaimed superior intellect? Raymond...

National Commentary

Curb your digital addiction with these resolutions

Apple iPhone

“Curbing your digital routines doesn't have to be painful. The only sure way to make a lasting change is to create positive habits to help offset the negative ones,” writes Esther J. Cepeda.

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