Utah NOW Show Archives: June 2009 Shows
This week on Utah NOW - The writer Paula Huntley joins us. Huntley has written a chronicle of her journey to Kosovo, where she taught english to a group of Albanian students. We talk to Huntley about her students' fears and hopes for their homeland...and their book club that brought them together.
This week on Utah NOW we offer an inside look at The Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Brent Jeffs, nephew of jailed FLDS leader Warren Jeffs, will be joining us. He has written a memoir of his experience growing up in the polygamous sect. The story is about power and sex and the dark consequences of religious extremism.
This week on Utah NOW - Is torture in a time of war immoral if not illegal? The use of harsh interrogration techniques in the war on terror has forced this country to confront some difficult questions. Retired Brigadier General and Utahn, David Irvine will join us to explore the nature, the limits and the costs of torture.