Latino advocacy groups have criticized the rate of immigrant deportations under Obama.
In the interests of preserving religious liberty, we hope this mandate will be struck down. Read more »
The fall of Fallujah and Ramadi represent a massive failure for the Obama administration and could portend further troubles ahead in Iraq and Afghanistan, and even in the United States. Read more »
The military should be congratulated for destroying them, and for doing so safely. Read more »
We appreciate the pause afforded by Monday’s ruling that now allows for a thoughtful, reasoned and respectful discussion to take place through the appropriate appellate processes. Read more »
It is vitally important the threats are thwarted and the games proceed peacefully. Read more »
Parents face the enormous obligation to teach their children how to avoid such images and to guide them through the landmines they might encounter both at home and on computers at friends’... Read more »
The federal tax on gasoline was introduced in 1932 at the modest cost of a penny per gallon. The tax was designed to be a one-year stopgap to increase funding and cut deficits, but like most... Read more »
More citizens participating in the judicial system makes that system more representative of the larger society, more reflective of social mores and as a result, a healthier system overall. Read more »
The parallels with 1914 are not perfect, but the world is similar enough that people should take notice. Read more »
We hope the year goes down in history as the time Americans began to lay the groundwork for policies and laws that preserve liberty and protect against government intrusions. Read more »
It’s way past time for U.S. banks and merchants to catch up and take the lead in protecting consumers. Read more »
Here are six heroes who exemplify the Deseret News' six areas of editorial emphasis. Read more »
Just as a December inversion pushes murky air to the valley bottom, the issue of air quality is again top of mind, and through the haze, it’s good to see some actionable attention being paid... Read more »
There is no going back from the world we have created, so there is reason to make sure that, going forward, more care is taken and some limits imposed. Read more »
This most famous of all editorials, originally published in 1897, still resonates today. Read more »
In the wake of Friday’s order by U.S. District Judge Robert J. Shelby to impose same-sex marriage immediately on the state of Utah, many fundamental questions arise about just how resilient... Read more »
Utah’s recovery has been stronger than all but two other states, and the state is in a strong position for significant growth going forward. Read more »
Britain's Prince Charles has forcefully condemned the persecution of Christians in the Middle East. Why haven't other Western nations, including the United States, done the same? Read more »
Several safety incidents over a period of years have demonstrated the process of “retreat mining” is inherently risky, but this recent matter suggests some mine operators have failed to... Read more »
The essence of judicial tyranny is when a single, unelected federal judge declares the laws and constitution of an entire state null and void with an opinion clothed in the barest of legal precedent. Read more »
A judge’s ruling on the constitutionality of the National Security Agency’s surveillance practices is the necessary first step in what is likely the only process that will allow the... Read more »
While the typical American household spends approximately $169 on lottery tickets every year, low-income families spend nearly twice that much, and the poorest families making less than $10,000 per... Read more »
The commemoration march was last weekend, but today marks the official anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom that featured the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s now... Read more »
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