Recent Articles by Matthew Sanders
Published: Thursday, May 16, 2013 2:41 pm MDT
America's trust in key public and private institutions has been sliding steeply for the past 20 years. The latest IRS, justice department and Benghazi scandals raging in Washington follow years of declining fai...
Published: Friday, April 26, 2013 12:00 am MDT
While the Utah Common Core aims are admirably ambitious, the outcomes so far don't seem to make the grade. Without compelling evidence or data protection assurance, the nationally driven program needs a local r...
Published: Tuesday, April 9, 2013 7:21 pm MDT
In a gloomy moment overlooking Ground Zero, I watched Lady Margaret Thatcher solemnly stand in bright contrast to the horrific testament to terror below. It almost seemed she was standing in defiance forces tha...
Published: Thursday, March 28, 2013 5:26 pm MDT
The gay marriage debate conjures pain from every conceivable corner and tugs at the heart of humanity. Why? It involves competing feelings and belief about love, faith and family.
Published: Thursday, March 14, 2013 5:21 pm MDT
Passover and Easter remind believers of deliverance from oppression and personal failings. As a nation, they should also remind us to protect the key role religious freedom plays in the development of private v...
Published: Friday, March 1, 2013 12:00 am MST
The nation's economy has long relied on an optimistic, intrepid bunch of business explorers willing to risk time, treasure and mental health on some new idea. We call them entrepreneurs and the businesses they ...
Published: Thursday, February 28, 2013 8:36 pm MST
Every year, we depend on optimistic, gritty bunch of business explorers willing to risk time, treasure and mental health on some new idea. They are often the source of our most important innovations. But why ha...
Published: Thursday, February 21, 2013 12:25 am MST
The Atlantic's article calling DC Comic's new Superman writer Orson Scott Card a bigot and fascist is wrong. Why? They use dangerous labels to shout down free and religious expression.
Published: Thursday, February 14, 2013 4:21 pm MST
The resignation of Pope Benedict XVI provides us an opportunity to learn more about the faith of others, and in so doing, improve our perspective and mutual respect.
Published: Wednesday, February 13, 2013 9:39 am MST
If I were to put a State of the Union relationship status on Facebook, it would be, "It's Complicated." Going further, what do I "Like" and "Unlike" about President Obama's speech to the nation?