Thursday 1/19 – Christopher Smart – Salt Lake Tribune – The fight to  end homelessness in Utah

Thursday 1/19 – Christopher Smart – Salt Lake Tribune – The fight to end homelessness in Utah

When it comes to ending homelessness, Salt Lake City and County and the State of Utah are rated #1 in both planning and execution. But, despite these best efforts, the problem of homelessness and public anxiety about it continue to grow. Christopher Smart of the Salt Lake Tribune on a good, but imperfect social safety net and the people who fall through it.

Wednesday 12/7 - Amy Ellis Nutt - Washington Post - A spike of suicides of White women in Southern Colorado

Wednesday 12/7
Amy Ellis Nutt
Washington Post
A spike of suicides of White women in Southern Colorado

2 Princeton economists discovered the statistical evidence – White Americans have been dying unnaturally young in the United States, especially in poor, rural and small town America. The Washington Post has been detailing the human lives behind the numbers. Pulitzer Prize winner Amy Ellis Nutt went to Durango, Colorado, where suicides among White women have been surging.

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