RadioACTive: December 10, 2018

  • December 10, 2018
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Shining the #BlackLight on Becoming. Plus, Millcreek Land Grab, RepresentUs, Better Utah, Write for Rights

Tonight's lineup:

Women of the World's Samira Harnish sent in a voice memo for Write for Rights, Amnesty International’s largest annual human rights campaign. Take a listen, then get out your pen and paper and write a letter to save a life:

Tina Grant, a Millcreek resident organizing property owners against the city’s efforts to utilize eminent domain in revitalization efforts.

Josh Silver of RepresentUs, the nation's largest grassroots anti-corruption campaign, bringing together conservatives and progressives to pass anti-corruption laws across the country. He’s in SLC to keynote Better Utah’s Sixth Annual Breakfast Fundraiser tomorrow morning.

Josh Kanter of Alliance for a Better Utah, a year-round, multi-issue advocacy group promoting progressive ideas and calling for balance, transparency, and accountability in Utah politics.

Community Co-Host Tamara Stevenson led a discussion on the intersection of gender and race – especially for black women, women of color and folx who identify as female. Our jumping off point? “Becoming,” the new memoir from former First Lady Michelle Obama. Guests included:

Got a story you'd like to share on the show? Record a voice memo on your smart phone, then email it to radioactive@krcl.org. Keep it under 3 minutes and be sure to include a name and phone number in the body of the message.

RadioActive is a production of Listeners' Community Radio of Utah. Tonight's team included:

  • Exec. Producer/Host: Lara Jones
  • Assoc. Producer: Billy Palmer
  • Community Co-Host: Dr. Tamara Stevenson
  • Volunteer: Tommy Sutter