Recent Articles by Dan Liljenquist
Published: Wednesday, December 17, 2014 10:48 pm MST
A Canadian professor says pushing Santa and the more recent "Elf on the Shelf" ultimately leads children to accepting a surveillance state. Maybe I'm old-fashioned, but I'm not giving up on Santa Claus and on ...
Published: Wednesday, December 10, 2014 6:41 pm MST
Sony Pictures Entertainment was crippled by a sophisticated cyber attack, with most evidence pointing to North Korea and its notorious Unit 121 cyber-weapons division as the culprit. We must develop a national ...
Published: Wednesday, December 3, 2014 10:19 pm MST
Saudi Arabia has persuaded the other OPEC nations to maintain existing production levels, even though oil prices have been falling rapidly over the last several months. Here are several reasons why the Saudi st...
Published: Wednesday, November 26, 2014 9:47 pm MST
Given the trappings and trimmings and without a deliberate effort to be thankful, to search out and find our blessings, Thanksgiving becomes unmoored from its original purpose.
Published: Wednesday, November 19, 2014 10:56 pm MST
The Obamacare rollout was a rude awakening for Americans, validating the uneasiness they have felt about the legislation from the beginning.
Published: Wednesday, November 12, 2014 6:36 pm MST
President Obama is fighting for his legacy. But Republicans must not let Obama's strategy play out with this once-in-a-generation changing of the guard that is happening among congressional Republicans.
Published: Wednesday, November 5, 2014 10:06 pm MST
Following their Election Day sweep across the country, Republicans must not squander the moment. In addition to obvious short-term objectives, Congressional Republicans should also focus on more strategic oppor...
Published: Wednesday, October 29, 2014 10:02 pm MDT
Utah has the fifth-lowest political engagement in the country. By taking two simple steps, you can and will help change voter engagement in Utah.
Published: Thursday, October 23, 2014 9:35 am MDT
While enjoying many privileges in a free society, we must not fall into the trap of believing privileges are rights. Once a privilege is recast as a right, it suddenly becomes immoral to talk about the costs as...
Published: Wednesday, October 15, 2014 10:47 pm MDT
The Ebola virus has launched humanity into uncharted waters. While plagues have raged throughout history, our modern, interconnected world magnifies the stakes associated with each viral outbreak.