The Daily Utah Chronicle

Protesters Gather at the District Attorney’s Office to Demand Justice for Lauren McCluskey

Protestors tape 'Justice for Lauren' signs to the doors of the District Attorney's office in downtown Salt Lake City on Oct. 21, 2020. (Photo by Mark Draper | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
October 22, 2020

    On Oct. 21, 2020, UnsafeU, a student-run organization unaffiliated with the University of Utah, organized a protest outside the Salt Lake County District Attorney’s Office after...

U of U Professor Creates Unique Database to Empower Americans

Easy State Website | 2020 Photo by Hailey Danielson | The Daily Utah Chronicle
October 15, 2020

  At the onset of the COVID-19 outbreak in the United States, Dr. Baodong Liu of the University of Utah’s political science department found himself frequently checking the news for infection...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Legacy: What She Left Behind

Ruth Bader Ginsburg talks about Womens' rights and equality in the documentary RBG (2018)  (Source:
October 12, 2020

  A day will not pass where Americans are not affected by Ruth Bader Ginsburg's contributions to American law and policy. Her determination for gender equality in the United States opened many...

March on the VP Debate: A Photo Series

Police Officers assemble outside of The University of Utah in Salt Lake on October 7th, 2020. (Photo by Jake Stranzl | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
October 9, 2020

The March At the Perimeter After Dark Signs

“Veep” Debate History: How 50 Years of Televised Debates Set the Stage for Harris and Pence

The history of vice presidential debates (graphic courtesy of Piper Armstrong)
October 6, 2020

  As the sole vice presidential debate of 2020 between Kamala Harris and Mike Pence draws near, I wanted to do some digging about the history of this debate and the candidates involved. Vice presidential...

Why People Need to Watch The Presidential Debates, According to These Two U Professors

Advertisement for the 2020 Vice Presidential Debate on the Student Union at the University of Utah campus in Salt Lake City on September 28th 2020. (Photo by Camille Rousculp | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
October 5, 2020

    In 1960, the first televised United States presidential debate took place between John F. Kennedy and Richard Nixon. Some regarded Kennedy’s win over Nixon in the debate as a turning...

Black Lives Matter Demonstrators Organize Protest for Political Prisoners: A Photo Series

Black Lives Matter demonstrators write letters to political prisoners at Pioneer Park on August 28, 2020 in Salt Lake City, Utah. (Photo by Gwen Christopherson | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
September 9, 2020

Writing to Political Prisoners Speaking Up March to the Mural

Emails between McCluskeys and U Administrators Before Lawsuit Allege Sexism in Policing and Independent Review Process

The Utah women's track and field team, students, staff, family and friends attend a vigil on the steps of the Park Building for Lauren McCluskey who was tragically killed on campus at The University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah on Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018. (Photo by Kiffer Creveling | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
August 10, 2020

  Emails between Jill McCluskey and University of Utah administrators obtained by The Daily Utah Chronicle show that Jill voiced concerns about sexism in the U’s police department to university...

Protesters ‘Say Her Name’ in Demonstration Centering Women’s Issues, Local Politicians

Demonstrators attend Say Her Name Protest at the Public Safety Building in Salt Lake City on July 31, 2020.
August 1, 2020

  The Salt Lake County Black Democratic Caucus gathered protesters at Washington Square Park on July 31 at 5:00 p.m. to "say her name." The protest was organized to honor women of color who...

Protests Continue for Bernardo Palacios-Carbajal, Exposing “Killer Cops” and Painting Streets Red

Protesters paint the streets red, to illustrates all the blood that has been spilled by the police at the District Attorney’s Office in  Salt Lake City on June 27, 2020. (Photo by Ivana Martinez | Daily Utah Chronicle)
June 27, 2020

Too much blood has been spilled. The people of Salt Lake are chanting, “Not One More.” As protests continue for almost a month, they have honed in on securing justice for Bernardo Palacios-Carbajal...

Load more stories