The Daily Utah Chronicle

Phasing Out Latter-day Saints’ Pageant Traditions

Phasing Out Latter-day Saints’ Pageant Traditions

By Miacel Spotted Elk

March 24, 2019

  Last year, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced they will cancel more than half of their religious pageants across the country. The already affected pageants included Clarkston and Castle Valley. The two most famous, the Manti and Hill Cumorah, will end later this year and...

Eat a Cloud This Season: Navajo Tacos Are the Fluffy Treat You Need to Warm Up

Eat a Cloud This Season: Navajo Tacos Are the Fluffy Treat You Need to Warm Up

By Madge Slack

December 4, 2018

  Fry bread has inspired songs, films, T-shirts and taste buds for over 150 years. It became a staple of the Native American diet after they were forced to migrate on the “Long Walk,” a 300-mile journey from Arizona to New Mexico. When the Navajo arrived in New Mexico, they found their food a...

Name One: Native American Celebrities

Name One: Native American Celebrities

By Josh Petersen

November 27, 2018

  Try this thought experiment: Name one major Native American celebrity. For me, this task was alarmingly difficult. The people I could think of were either barely famous or historical figures from hundreds of years ago. In an era when diversity and representation are increasingly hot-button...

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