Daily Utah Chronicle

H2H: Is Overcrowding an Environmental Issue

H2H: Is Overcrowding an Environmental Issue

By Emma Tanner and Dalton Edwards

April 18, 2017

Humans Need to Adjust Practices Dalton Edwards The world’s human population is estimated today to be 7.383 billion, and growing. By the time you read this article, nearly a hundred thousand American newborn infant heads will have hit cradle pillows since the now-time of this article’s concep...

Is Medical Marijuana a Slippery Slope?

Is Medical Marijuana a Slippery Slope?

By Bailey Shelden and Emma Tanner

April 6, 2017

Potentials in Medicine Should be Explored Bailey Shelden Medical marijuana is a popular and controversial topic in society today, as there are now 28 states that have made medical marijuana legal. Federally, all forms of marijuana are illegal as it is still classified as a Schedule 1 drug. The Drug ...

Black History: The Next Chapter

Black History: The Next Chapter

February 26, 2017

When we think about black history, we think of people like Martin Luther King Jr., Frederick Douglass, Harriet Tubman, Thurgood Marshall and Jackie Robinson. But what about the next chapter, those today who are writing the history books of tomorrow? In honor of this year’s Black History Month, we’re...

The Battle for Women’s Health Rights Isn’t Over

The Battle for Women’s Health Rights Isn’t Over

February 15, 2017

For a long time women’s health, and health in general, hasn’t been given the educated attention it deserves. Lately, there’s been a newfound understanding and recognition of things we now consider public health priorities in everyday people, like poor stress management, mental health disorders...

H2H: Is Utah Business Worth the Risk?

H2H: Is Utah Business Worth the Risk?

February 10, 2017

Invest in a Promising Market Emma Tanner Oh, Utah — the Beehive State, the hub of the industrious Midwest, the up-and-coming “new Silicon Valley,” and the place to be if you want to kick start your business and make it last. Utah is currently a model state for where America would like to he...

Disrespect Breeds Disrespect

Disrespect Breeds Disrespect

January 31, 2017

There isn’t a lot I consider more important than raising and sustaining support to implement progressive change to positively affect social welfare. Maybe it’s the new election of President Donald Trump or my recent involvement in non-profit social advocacy groups, but I have strong feelings that...

Let’s Talk Advocacy: Q&A With UCASA Exec. Turner Bitton

Let’s Talk Advocacy: Q&A With UCASA Exec. Turner Bitton

By Emma Tanner

January 30, 2017

Here at The Chronicle, we’re taking the time to focus on activism and what it means for our communities and student population. I recently had the opportunity to meet with Utah Coalition Against Sexual Assault (UCASA) Executive, Turner Bitton, for an interview on his success in non-profits and advocacy, and...

Men Should Get Greater Consideration When Considering Abortion

January 24, 2017

Abortion has arguably been one of the most controversial social topics of the last 50 years, and neither side of the argument seems to show any sign of budging. In fact, people seem to have only grown more passionate since the Supreme Court case, “Roe v. Wade,” ruled in 1973 that a woman could legally...

H2H: Should Fathers Have a say in Abortion Issues?

January 23, 2017

Women Carry the Child and the Choice Dalton Edwards Women’s reproductive rights have, throughout recorded history and without cessation, concerned men in roles of power. It seems every four years in the United States we’re re-treated to the same batch of polarized positions on the issue. During the...

Ronda Rousey’s Sportsmanship is Both Classless and Disappointing

Ronda Rousey’s Sportsmanship is Both Classless and Disappointing

January 17, 2017

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve probably heard by now of Ronda Rousey’s recent loss to Amanda Nunes at UFC 207 in Las Vegas. There’s been crazy hype over Rousey’s anticipated comeback after losing her 12-match winning streak and championship title to Holly Holm at UFC 193. However,...

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