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The University of Utah's Independent Student Voice

The Daily Utah Chronicle

The University of Utah's Independent Student Voice

The Daily Utah Chronicle

Opinion

Buy at U’s new farmers market, support local economy

By By Anne Roper September 4, 2008

By Anne RoperAnyone whose path to class includes a walk past the Pioneer Memorial Theatre on Thursdays has probably noticed an unusual amount of hustle and bustle.The U has opted to host a farmers market...

McCain?s VP pick has too much on her plate

By By James Sewell September 4, 2008

By James SewellNo sooner had the finishing touches been placed on my previous column when yet another surprise fell into my opinionated lap: Sarah Palin, McCain's inexplicable VP choice, was soon to be...

Decline in student volunteers unacceptable

By By Alicia Williams September 3, 2008

By Alicia WilliamsThere could be hundreds of reasons why a person chooses to volunteer. Tim Sullivan wrote an article in October 2005 for the World Volunteer Web called "Army of volunteers helps quake...

ASUU doesn?t deliver on Red Pages

By September 3, 2008

Last year, the Focus party swept student government elections. One of the campaign promises made to students was the compilation of a "RedPages." The booklet was envisioned to be a sort of Yellow Pages...

Utah has debt problem

By By Andrew Cengiz September 3, 2008

By Andrew CengizThe Mafia was a great and respectable organization that loaned money to individuals at reasonable interest rates. That is true when you compare them to today's payday loan stores. According...

Cartoon: Third Parties

By By Kevin Merriman September 2, 2008

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U.S. needs informed voters

By By Jeffrey Jenkins September 2, 2008

By Jeffrey JenkinsOn November 4, registered voters at the U and across the nation will exercise their right and their responsibility of selecting the next president of the United States. The campaigning...

Palin a bad fit for GOP

By By James Sewell September 2, 2008

By James SewellIn this historic election year, Republicans have added a dash of spice and surprise to their side of the presidential coin by nominating Alaska governor Sarah Palin as John McCain's vice...

Third parties deserve some attention

By By Gina Lea Nickl September 2, 2008

By Gina Lea NicklSince the days of our Founding Fathers, our country has run on a two-party political system. George Washington is the only U.S. President to not have belonged to a major political party.While...

Pledge of Allegiance not needed on campus

By September 2, 2008

Editor:In response to Liz Carlston's column, "Pledge deserves respect from U" (Aug. 27): The Pledge of Allegiance was written in 1892 by the Christian socialist Francis Bellamy as a way to sell flags to...