Chandra Johnson
Chandra Johnson is a Utah transplant who has covered the justice system, education, social services and politics. Originally from Montana, she graduated with a B.A. in journalism and history from the University of Montana in 2007. After six years in Taos, New Mexico, she relocated to Utah, where she eventually joined the team at The Deseret News as an enterprise reporter. She enjoys wide open spaces, gardening, good grammar, pottery and long walks in the library. Find her on Twitter @ChandraMJohnson. Email her at

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Americans often consider their values when opening their wallets, whether it's buying green products or avoiding child labor. Now, website Faith-Driven Consumer lets Christians choose products based on a moral ...
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What parents can do to combat their kids' late-night online activity.
Advertising that is violent or sexist isn't new. But some ads seem to be embracing violence in some TV shows and movies. Is this a reflection of America's threshold for violence, or fueling the fire?
With tensions rising between Israel and Palestinians in the Gaza Strip, developers are putting the new 'Yo!' app to good use.
With Internet neutrality evaporating, Pew Research Center finds that experts have a dim view of the digital future.
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