The people v. celebrity activism

Celebrities, Columns, Culture/Diversity, Entertainment, Features, News, Opinion, Police/Crime

Black Lives Matter and The #MeToo Movement united to fight for Cyntoia Brown’s release from prison. She was granted clemency on Jan. 7. Alice Marie Johnson was granted clemency after […]

Mental illness isn’t invisible, it just takes a harder look

Columns, Mobile, Opinion, Science & Tech

Mental illness is often referred to as an invisible illness. Many of the people who call mental illness invisible do so from a place of caring and an aim to […]

Tear gas tyranny

Columns, Culture/Diversity, Mobile, Mywebermedia Slider, Opinion

Over Thanksgiving weekend, a holiday fronting as a time for family gatherings, Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents fired tear gas at migrants, including children. Images of women and children […]

Change the channel on objectification

Arts & Entertainment, Celebrities, Columns, Entertainment, Features, Health, News, Opinion, TV, Utah, Visual Arts

In 1965, Congress passed the Federal Cigarette Labeling and Advertising Act, which required tobacco companies to issue a surgeon general’s warning on cigarette labels, stating that smoking may be hazardous […]

A state of addiction

Arts & Entertainment, Columns, Entertainment, Features, Health, News, Ogden Community/Events, Opinion, Utah

The phrase “opioid epidemic” has consumed our state in the form of billboards, newspapers and documentaries for several years. The number of fatal drug overdoses has risen nationwide since 1999, […]