Label » Polygamy

A new home for people leaving Utah's closed polygamous communities

DRAPER, Utah — Tonia Tewell moves through the massive home, pointing out all the things that will change.

“This will be one apartment,” she says, pointing around the room. 426 more words



Are we really supposed to be monogamous? Or is it just a construct of the social environment we live in?
How can we answer those questions? 55 more words


Company claims FLDS children used in harvest weren't employees

SALT LAKE CITY — In a new court filing, a company accused of using hundreds of Fundamentalist LDS children to pick pecans on a southern Utah farm claims they weren’t employees. 177 more words


Do Arguments Against Polygamy Hold Up?

Reasons to oppose recognition of polyamorous relationships don’t do well under scrutiny.

Steve Chapman | July 2, 2015

Creative CommonsIf you’re one of those rare people who think one spouse is not enough, your prayers may be answered. 388 more words


2015 Book #118 - The Sound of Gravel by Ruth Warner

Title: The Sound of Gravel
Author: Ruth Wariner
Date finished: 11/23/15
Genre: Memoir
Publisher: Flatiron Books
Publication Date: January 5, 2016
Pages in book: 336… 919 more words

Book Reviews

Monogamous-To Be..Or not..To Be

How important is monogamy? A simple question yet the answer is anything but. In a society where infidelity is so wildly popular it seems this has become the societal norm. 650 more words

Blacks and Gays

I am still appalled by the new church policy banning baptisms for children of gays and polygamists until age 18. A distant relative of mine was just released as stake president, and I told him that I feel this new church policy has set the church back 100 years.  854 more words