RadioACTive: January 16, 2019

  • January 16, 2019
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Love to Archie Archuleta, Womxn's March on Utah with People for Unity, YIMBYs and The INN Between, Speed Date to Legislate, The Bee Returns

Tonight’s lineup:

Billy Palmer shared a tribute to activist icon Archie Archuleta, whose facing significant health struggles. RadioACTive sends out its love to Archie and his family tonight.

Kim Correa of The INN Between, for which a YIMBYs group has been formed to counter the NIMBYs.

  • Jan. 19: Charity Bingo at Beer Bar, 3:00-5:00 p.m. at Beer Bar, 161 E. 200 S., SLC. Raise money and awareness for The INN Between while having a ball playing BINGO. Each bingo card is $5 at the door.

  • Feb. 12: Neighborhood Advisory Council Meeting, 6:00 p.m. at 1216 E. 1300 S., SLC. The INN Between's Neighborhood Advisory Council (NAC) gives the community an opportunity to provide input about current operations and to inform future decisions about the property. Information gathered at the NAC meetings helps The INN Between be responsive to the needs of the community. The NAC Executive Committee will be made up of East Liberty residents and will be held the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 6pm. All NAC meetings are open to the public and are family-friendly.

Rachel Appel, community outreach fellow at the ACLU Utah, on Speed Date to Legislate, an interactive lobbying workshop for Utah activists from 6:00-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24, at Impact Hub Salt Lake, 150 S. State St., SLC. 

  • This is an advanced, interactive lobbying training for those who are already familiar with the basics of lobbying or have previously attended a community lobby training. Click here to reserve a seat. RSVP required. 

  • Each of the experts will represent a different legislative issue—from ballot initiatives to employment discrimination to hate crimes—providing the chance to practice lobbying on multiple topics. After “speed dating” several topics, everyone will come together to hear general feedback and participate in a Q&A session. 

  • Hosted by the ACLU of Utah, Alliance For A Better Utah, Black Lives Matter, Equality Utah, PANDOS, Planned Parenthood, and Utah Pacific Islander Civil Engagement Coalition (UPICEC)

People for Unity, the student-led group behind this year’s Women’s March on Utah 2019. Guests: Colette Raptosh and Jade Jess.

  • Jan. 19: Women's March on Utah 2019, 10:00 a.m. at 451 S. State St., SLC. Hosted by People for Unity. This event will march from the Salt Lake City & County Building to the Utah State Capitol. People for Unity aims to build connections between individuals who have been impacted by sexual violence, and to provide a space where they can support each other as they navigate (re)traumatization from the current political environment.


Plus, The Bee returns with more stories of healthcare: illness and wellness, featuring Giuliana Serena, Beekeeper at The Bee; Nan Seymour, The Bee's Director of Narrative Encouragement; author Stephen Trimble, who will be one of the featured storytellers at this weekend’s curated night at The Bee; and Brooke Horejsi, Assistant Dean for Art & Creative Engagement in the University of Utah's College of Fine Arts and Executive Director of UtahPresents.

  • Jan. 19: Healthcare: Stories of Illness & Wellness, 7:30 p.m. at Kingsbury Hall, 1395 E. Presidents Circle, SLC. Featuring true stories told live on stage without notes; about sickness and health, complications and recovery, and the challenges that arise in the providing and receiving of care. Click here for tickets.


Got a story you'd like to share on the show? Record a voice memo on your smart phone, then email it to 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:  Nick Burns
  • Volunteer: Natalie Benoy
  • Intern: Isabella Sabala