Heroes: People, organizations that made real contributions for good in 2013

Published: Sunday, Dec. 29 2013 10:38 p.m. MST

Deseret News

The year that is rapidly passing was filled with the noise and commotion that defines modern life, with various interest groups struggling to be heard and often distorting things of real value. It is instructive, then, to take the time to ponder on the people and organizations that made real contributions for good in the world in 2013.

The Deseret News emphasizes six areas of editorial priority in its coverage and editorials. Consequently, we have identified six heroes of 2013 who, in no particular order, best embodied those ideals.

Each area of emphasis is defined briefly in the slide before each corresponding hero.

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Price, Utah

i agree isnt this something we all need to write our representatives and demand.

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