July 27, 2017

Book Review | Mormon Rivals: The Romneys, the Huntsmans and the Pursuit of Power by Matt Canham and Thomas Burr

Mormon Rivals: The Romneys, the Huntsmans and the Pursuit of Power is an engrossing political drama, an in-depth look at the lives, families, history of and connections between two of the biggest names in politics to come out of Mormon ranks in a generation. Authors Matt Canham and Thomas Burr are masters of their subject, […]

Is it flip-flopping or Mormons?

I’m starting to wonder if the criticism of Romney as a flip-flopper is just proxy for the real concern: bigotry against Mormons, of which, unabashedly, Romney is one. [Salt Lake Tribune] Related articles Mormonism a ‘cult,’ says pastor in comments on Romney (ctv.ca) mitt romney, mormonism and bad politics (daytonhartman.com)

To Brandon Beckham: Try a little honey before you resort to vinegar.

Remember the civility initiative that Utah was pushing earlier this year? I wrote about it here on the blog. The Utah Civility and Community 2011 site states that “In Utah we are committed to respectful discourse and behavior toward all people. Further we are committed to being a welcoming, inclusive and caring community. Now is […]