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Opinion: When @DouthatNYT  was in school, his liberal teachers denounced banning books. So why hasn't there been more outcry about six Seuss books getting pulled?

Letter: If Utah leaders would support public transit, defund and repeal the inland port, and provide loans for medical students, life in Utah would get better, writes Patricia from Ogden.

The second-seeded Cougars take on No. 3 Pepperdine in the West Coast Conference Tournament semifinals on Monday.

Update: The 12-old-boy who was killed Saturday after being hit by equipment his father was driving has been identified.

The 2021 legislative session is over. Here are some of the big issues that lawmakers took action on: • Voter restrictions • HomelessnessColorado River water • Dixie name change

Oprah's interview with Harry and Meghan airs tonight on CBS at 6 p.m. Mountain Time. Brush up on your royal family drama — and royal jewels drama — with this explainer from @nytimes .

From the Opinion section: "Like his idol Bill Clinton — he still cherishes the cigar humidor Clinton gave him — Gov. Andrew Cuomo did not seem to realize times had changed," writes Maureen Dowd. #HimToo 


The Salt Lake Tribune Editorial Board believes we need to call migrant camps what they really are — concentration camps

“I’m not terribly popular with my party in the state of Utah,” @SenatorRomney  said. “But that consequence is nowhere near as great as the consequence of violating your own conscience.”

It has everything to do with recognizing: • Hatch’s part in dismantling two national monuments. • His role in passing a major overhaul of the nation’s tax code. • His utter lack of integrity that rises from his unquenchable thirst for power.

"Sen. Hatch, what will you try to sell next just to get re-elected, the Grand Canyon? Perhaps the Mormon Temple? It’s clear to almost everyone here (Republicans, independents and Democrats alike) that you’ve sold your soul and lost your way."

“From the news clips I have seen, the protesters across from the White House were orderly and nonviolent. They should not have been removed by force and without warning," @SenatorRomney  said.