And Justice For All, a collaboration of Utah's primary providers of civil legal aid. Dane Bland of Rainbow Railroad on the LGBTQi+ Global Crisis. Journey of Hope on voting rights for Utahns with felony convictions. By the People on the 2022 Local Initiatives Summit.
Tonight's show featured the following people, organizations and/or events. Check them out and get plugged into your community!
David Schutt and Darin Mann of By The People, a Utah nonprofit that aims to educate and empower folks to combat radicalization & fatalism in politics.
Dane Bland of Rainbow Railroad. He's in town tonight for the Ambassador John Price & Marcia Price World Affairs Speaker Series.
Oct. 24: The LGBTQi+ Global Crisis: Addressing an Epidemic of Violence and Persecution, 7:00 p.m. at Westminster College, 1840 S. 1300 E., SLC. Event by Utah Council for Citizen Diplomacy: "In a time when there are more displaced people than ever before, LGBTQI+ people are uniquely vulnerable due to systemic, state-enabled homophobia and transphobia, resulting in an epidemic of violence and persecution. Join Utah Council for Citizen Diplomacy as we welcome Dane Bland with Rainbow Railroad as he discusses how they help LGBTQI+ individuals worldwide find safety and access lives free from persecution, and what individuals in Utah can do to be part of the solution."
Music Meets Activism with the folks from And Justice for All, a nonprofit created in 1999 by Utah’s primary providers of civil legal services – Disability Law Center, Legal Aid Society of Salt Lake and Utah Legal Services. Under the umbrella of AFJA, these groups provide free and low-cost legal services to Utah’s most vulnerable citizens. Guests included:
Nate Crippes, Public Affairs Supervising Attorney at Disability Law Center
Amy Morgan, Deputy Director, Utah Legal Services
Staci Duke, Executive Director, And Justice for All
Here's the full MMA playlist from AJFA:
Executive Producer, Host: Lara Jones