RadioActive: November 8, 2017

  • November 8, 2017
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Election Recap, Global Travel Reporters, Outdoor Therapy for PTSD, Adventure Not War

Hosted by Lara Jones and Billy Palmer, tonight's RadioActive featured:

  • An election recap with UtahPolicy.com’s Bryan Schott, who said turnout was dismal despite vote-by-mail expectations.

  • Veteran journalist Matt LaPlante, who said global travelers are perfectly suited to fill the void of global correspondents.

  • Charlie Talcott, Army veteran and union member, shares his thoughts on military service as we approach Veterans Day this weekend. Talcott works with veterans on mental health and substance abuse issues at the VA in Salt Lake City.

    • Crisis Line: Veterans and their loved ones can call 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1, chat online, or send a text message to 838255 to receive confidential support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Support for deaf and hard of hearing individuals is available.

  • Veterans Day is Saturday. RadioActive talked with veterans channeling their experiences into causes on the home front, in particular outdoor therapy. Guests included: