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When Women Run, Women Win

Source: City Weekly My big idea for 2016 as a reporter was to follow a woman running for office for the first time in Utah: to be there when she filed for candidacy, to follow along as she crossed manicured lawns to knock on suburban household doors asking for support, to sit in the war

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Better UTAH Beat Episode 46 – April 30, 2013

Next year will mark the 50th anniversary of Richard Hofstadter’s influential, The Paranoid Style in American Politics. Hofstadter, then a historian at Columbia University, first published the essay in Harper’s Magazine in 1966. At the time, the Red Scare, McCarthyism, and the rise of the John Birch Society were already history, but the resurgence of

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Better UTAH Beat Episode 34 – January 29, 2013

The following is the transcript from this week’s Better UTAH Beat. It aired on January 29, 2013. ——- Last Saturday over a thousand Utahns gathered at the state capitol in support of the unregulated right to bear arms. The event was held in response to President Obama and Vice President Joe Biden’s calls for stricter

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