RadioACTive: February 7, 2019

  • February 7, 2019
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A Black History Spotlight, America's Journey from Slavery to Segregation, Black Liberation Past and Present, Dr. Jackie Thompson as Harriet Tubman, Legislation Session Day 11

On tonight's Show:

Dr. Jackie Thompson portrays Harriet Tubman and talks about her character portrayals as a means to keep civil rights history alive for a new generation. 

Steve Luxenberg, Author of SEPARATE: The Story of Plessy V. Ferguson, and America’s Journey from Slavery to Segregation, talks about his book that highlights the relevance of a Supreme Court case that reinforced Segregation in America.  

Eugene Puryear, Journalist, Activist, and Author of Shackled and Chained: Mass Incarceration in Capitalist America gives a preview of what he will be speaking about during two lectures scheduled this weekend. 

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/Host: Billy Palmer
  • Volunteer: Kristen Neilson
  • Intern: Ashley Finley

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