Transgender ban

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Sen. Daniel Thatcher, R-West Valley City, speaks emotionally during debate in the Utah Senate over a bill that would bar transgender girls from competing in school sports matching their gender identities, in Salt Lake City on Friday, March 4, 2022.

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Sen. Daniel Thatcher, R-West Valley City, speaks emotionally during debate in the Utah Senate over a bill that would bar transgender girls from competing in school sports matching their gender identities, in Salt Lake City on Friday, March 4, 2022. (Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Rep.…

State Street

State Street, on Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2021.

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Vigil for U.S. Marine Taylor Hoover

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Family members at a vigil at the State Capitol in Salt Lake City for Staff Sgt. Taylor Hoover on Sunday, Aug. 29, 2021. Hoover was killed in a suicide bombing in Kabul, Afghanistan.

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Family members at a vigil at the State Capitol in Salt Lake City for Staff Sgt. Taylor Hoover on Sunday, Aug. 29, 2021. Hoover was killed in a suicide bombing in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Family members at a vigil at the State…

Naturalization

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) New citizen Zainab Masud displays her naturalization certificate during a naturalization ceremony that was part of Utah’s World Refugee Week celebration, in Salt Lake City on Tuesday, June 15, 2021.

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) New citizen Zainab Masud displays her naturalization certificate during a naturalization ceremony that was part of Utah’s World Refugee Week celebration, in Salt Lake City on Tuesday, June 15, 2021. (Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Flags are waved to recognize fourteen new citizens at a naturalization…

Memorial Day

i(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Sgt. Aaron Reynolds performs taps to honor veterans during a service at the State Capitol in Salt Lake City on Monday, May 31, 2021.

i(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Sgt. Aaron Reynolds performs taps to honor veterans during a service at the State Capitol in Salt Lake City on Monday, May 31, 2021. i(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Sgt. Aaron Reynolds performs taps to honor veterans during a service at the State Capitol in Salt…

Critical Race Theory – Walkout

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) House Democrats walking off the floor as Republicans move to debate resolution on teaching critical race theory during a special session at the State Capitol in Salt Lake City on Wednesday, May 19, 2021.

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) House Democrats walking off the floor as Republicans move to debate resolution on teaching critical race theory during a special session at the State Capitol in Salt Lake City on Wednesday, May 19, 2021. Photojournalismcapitolcritical race theoryMurphphotographerspoliticsSalt Lake CityUtahUnited StatesSony A7C20210519-xgr

Critical Race Theory – Conflict

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) People stand behind Darlene McDonald holding opposing signs during a news conference by the Utah Educational Equity Coalition at the State Capitol in Salt Lake City on Wednesday, May 19, 2021.

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) People stand behind Darlene McDonald holding opposing signs during a news conference by the Utah Educational Equity Coalition at the State Capitol in Salt Lake City on Wednesday, May 19, 2021. (Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) People stand behind Michelle Love-Day holding opposing signs during a…

Rally

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) A rally put on by Friends, Allies and Mentors of the LGBTQ+ Community, a nonprofit organization created by educators, at the state Capitol in Salt Lake City on Tuesday, May 18, 2021.

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) A rally put on by Friends, Allies and Mentors of the LGBTQ+ Community, a nonprofit organization created by educators, at the state Capitol in Salt Lake City on Tuesday, May 18, 2021. (Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) A rally put on by Friends, Allies and Mentors…

Climate March and Rally

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Students march to the state Capitol in Salt Lake City to protest inaction on the climate crisis on Friday, March 19, 2021.

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Students march to the state Capitol in Salt Lake City to protest inaction on the climate crisis on Friday, March 19, 2021. (Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Students march to the state Capitol in Salt Lake City to protest inaction on the climate crisis on Friday,…

Capitol

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) house chamber the state Capitol in Salt Lake City on Tuesday, March 2, 2021.

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) house chamber the state Capitol in Salt Lake City on Tuesday, March 2, 2021. (Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) house chamber the state Capitol in Salt Lake City on Tuesday, March 2, 2021. (Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) house chamber the state Capitol in…

Paris Hilton and others testify against abuse at schools for troubled youth

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Paris Hilton speaks on SB-127 to the Senate Judiciary, Law Enforcement, and Criminal Justice Standing Committee in Salt Lake City on Monday, Feb. 8, 2021.

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Paris Hilton speaks on SB-127 to the Senate Judiciary, Law Enforcement, and Criminal Justice Standing Committee in Salt Lake City on Monday, Feb. 8, 2021. (Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Jeff Netto embraces his mother, Robyn Fairfield, after testifying in support of SB-127 to the Senate…

Expected Armed Protest at the state Capitol

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Trump supporter Martin Turner at the state Capitol in Salt Lake City on Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021.

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Trump supporter Martin Turner at the state Capitol in Salt Lake City on Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021. (Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Trump supporter Martin Turner at the state Capitol in Salt Lake City on Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021. (Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune)…