Protest

The Center for the Study of Hate and Extremism reports a 145% increase in anti-Asian hate crimes in America’s biggest cities from 2019 to 2020. This weekend in Salt Lake City, people came together to protest these crimes.

Harley Barnes

On Saturday, protesters gathered outside of the Logan courthouse for a second protest this week to support the Black Lives Matter movement.

Logan Resident Organizes Vigil To Honor George Floyd

Jun 5, 2020
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Jessica Valle, 25, has never organized a demonstration before. But, after George Floyd was killed by police, and protests erupted all over the country, she felt she had to organize something in her own community in Logan.

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Protestors on tour took over one street corner in Logan Monday, but were not advocating for what one may expect.

Ben Lomond High School in Ogden, Utah.
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A group of high school students in Utah are coming together to stand in protest of gun violence in schools.

Students at Ben Lomond High School will stand quietly at their desks for three minutes to call attention to the continuing gun violence in schools. The protest begins at 2:14 p.m. Monday, and every Monday thereafter.

Katherine Taylor

A recent student protest of a donation from the Charles Koch Foundation has brought national media attention to Utah State University.

The university's recently completed business building is a tall, modern structure, one of the most visible buildings on the campus. But one night in early June, it became a canvas for the protest.