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The University of Utah's Independent Student Voice

The Daily Utah Chronicle

The University of Utah's Independent Student Voice

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Letters to the Editor

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Letter to the Editor: President Trump’s Campus Free Speech Executive Order is Needed

By Guest Opinion August 26, 2019

Earlier this year, President Trump signed a free speech executive order calling colleges and universities to improve free speech on college campuses or risk losing federal funding. I am usually against...

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Letter: This is Not the First Time a Female Student Leader Has Been Called a B – – – – , and It Will Not Be the Last

By Guest Opinion April 18, 2019

  This is a letter to the editor written by a student at the University of Utah. To submit a letter to the editor, email [email protected] Student engagement is a wonderful opportunity...

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Letter: The State of Student Government at the U

By Guest Opinion April 16, 2019

  This is a letter to the editor written by a student at the University of Utah. To submit a letter to the editor, email [email protected] The Associated Students at the University of...

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Letter: Please, Stop Talking About the Size of my Body

By Guest Opinion April 12, 2019

  This is a letter to the editor written by a student at the University of Utah. To submit a letter to the editor, email [email protected] Health takes many forms and cannot be predicted...

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Letter to the Editor: Utah Reps Should Support Citizens with Disabilities, Not Restrict Women

By The Daily February 24, 2018

Representative Lisonbee, R-Clearfield, has proposed a bill representing legislation at its worst. HB 205, “The Down Syndrome Nondiscrimination Abortion Act” is a proposed ban on abortion for women...

Letter to the Editor: Best Way to Protest Shapiro is to Ignore Him

Letter to the Editor: Best Way to Protest Shapiro is to Ignore Him

By The Daily September 27, 2017

Ben Shapiro’s planned appearance sponsored by the Young Americans for Freedom Chapter has been the worthy subject of ire.  He regularly uses his pulpit to marginalize LGBTQ+ and racial minorities and...

Letter to the Editor: U Deserve a Better Welcome

By The Daily August 23, 2017

To the Editor, As I cycled through campus Tuesday morning on my way to my first classes of the semester, I was surprised to be met outside the bookstore by a large Victoria’s Secret “Pink”...

Letter to the Editor: Response from The Hershey Company

Letter to the Editor: Response from The Hershey Company

By The Daily March 24, 2017

I saw Alisa Patience's recent letter titled, "Boycott Hershey's and Child Slavery."  I wanted to share a broader perspective about the issue and what we at Hershey are doing about it. First, Alisa's...

Letter to the Editor: People Deserve Equal Treatment, Not Ideas

February 17, 2017

President Donald Trump’s attempted immigration ban targeting Muslims has rightly evoked widespread counter-responses. Add to this outcry the voices of many students, faculty and administrators at Utah’s...

Letter to the Editor: Bears Ears National Monument

December 29, 2016

Dear Editor, I am a born and raised Utahan, and a student at the University of Utah majoring in Environmental Sustainability. I am writing this letter to extend a warm thank you on behalf of me and...