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Letter: Congress ought to assist a carbon payment invoice

The catastrophic bushfires at the moment burning throughout Australia have prompted the lack of thousands and thousands of untamed and home animals, 1000’s of properties and companies and a minimum of 25 human lives. The arid outback panorama that’s burning in Australia is just like most of Utah. It might simply occur right here, and shortly. Somewhat than merely ready for our hearth season to start, Utahns might get busy this winter taking easy steps to influence our state and nationwide legislators to assist HB763, at the moment earlier than…

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Martin Scorsese Despatched Parasite’s Director A Candy Letter After Oscar Win

How candy! Martin Scorsese clearly respects Bong Joon-ho as a filmmaker and went out of his strategy to ship him an encouraging be aware. Following an exhausting yr of selling Parasite around the globe, the director introduced his plans to take a break, however as Scorsese implored, he hopes it’s not for too lengthy. Source by [author_name]

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Letter: Glad to have Paratransit service

We utilized for UTA Paratransit Curb to Curb companies. They’ll tell us how we did in a month. It took two hours every for the testing. We’ve to redo it in three years. Amongst different issues they examined: 1. Our psychological competency. 2. The health of our energy chairs. We needed to climb inclines, undergo gravel, park the chair backwards and go a couple of half mile on battery energy. 3. Our capability to listen to and comply with instructions. 4. They wish to assessment our medical data. 5. They…

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Letter: Boris Johnson, how dare you?

Boris Johnson! How dare you stand up to President Trump’s bullying? Certainly you may have learnt from the Senate Republicans, and notably from nearly all of elected Utah Republicans and gubernatorial candidates that, in issues of precept or the nationwide curiosity, it’s safer to crumble, cower, cringe, cave, concede and capitulate. Martin Gregory, Salt Lake Metropolis Source by [author_name]

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Letter: Extra should be carried out to avoid wasting the local weather

I’ve turn into a local weather change alarmist. I didn’t begin that approach. I spent 30 years within the electrical technology business coping with fossil gas and renewable applied sciences, so I’m nicely conscious of the efficiencies, challenges, air pollution and local weather affect of these applied sciences. As a result of renewable vitality is now cheaper than fossil gas vitality and, due to the efficiency and technological benefits of electrical automobiles over fossil gas automobiles, I believed the market would remedy our air pollution and local weather points. Nonetheless,…

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Letter: Trump clearly abuses his energy

Typically it amazes me, although not usually sufficient, how little logic some members of the Utah Legislature use when proposing payments. This previous week Sen. Mitt Romney voted to convict Donald Trump on the primary of two articles of impeachment, abuse of energy. The very subsequent day, members of the Utah Legislature have been calling for Romney’s censure. The legislators feared retribution from Trump due to Romney’s vote. Any president of the USA who makes use of his energy to punish a state of greater than three million folks due…

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Letter: God bless you, Mitt Romney

I’m a liberal, Democrat, Jewish-born atheist, ACLU member, Deliberate Parenthood donor and harsh critic of the Mormon church who in some way survived 24 years as a Utahistan resident earlier than retiring to my house state. And all I need to say proper now could be God bless you, Mitt Romney. I’ll disagree with you on many points, however you’re a man of honesty, honor and conscience. Source by [author_name]

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Letter: A perspective for LDS members

For all of you good members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, let me attempt to put this in perspective: “For I had seen a imaginative and prescient; I knew it, and I knew that God knew it, and I couldn’t deny it, neither dared I do it; a minimum of I knew that by so doing I’d offend God, and are available below condemnation.” — Joseph Smith, on his seeing God and Jesus. “Had been I to disregard the proof that has been introduced and disrespect…

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Letter: Apologies to future generations

To my grandchildren and future generations, I provide my abject and absolute apology. In our youth, my technology was idealistic and hopeful of a greater tomorrow, as are most younger folks. We turned that idealism into motion. Our protests and demonstrations have been important in ending America’s involvement in Vietnam’s civil battle, which was not our battle within the first place. We supported Martin Luther King and others as they led the battle to achieve civil rights for all People, particularly black People, who had been denied these rights for…

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Letter: Private freedom doesn’t embody hazardous driving

Rep. Carol Spackman-Moss: Thanks in your persistence in sponsoring a bill to ban cellphone use while driving. I can’t wrap my head round Utah’s Legislature not seeing the worth of Spackman-Moss’ invoice. The notion that such a invoice interferes with private freedom is ludicrous. Legal guidelines are a stability of particular person liberty and public security and order. It’s disturbing when people imagine that their private freedom contains driving distracted, leading to damage or demise of harmless individuals. The place are the person freedoms of these affected by distracted drivers?…

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