RadioACTive: June 24, 2020

  • June 24, 2020
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#TheBlackLight is back to talk about social unrest during a global pandemic with accomplices from Westminster College. #QuarantineCocktails with Raclette Machine. #TwitterStorm for the Voting Rights Act. 


Tonight's lineup:

#QuarantineCocktails with Zara Ahmed of Raclette Machine. They and their partner have decided to close their food truck and move to Los Angeles for a more supportive community. Listen as Zara explains why.

League of Women Voters of Utah's Emily Walsh on the league's call for a twitter storm to restore the Voting Rights Act. Whether or not you tweet, click here for contact info for Utah's senators and use your voice to #restorethevote.

#TheBlackLight's Dr. Tamara Stevenson, who oversees the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) and serves as the Chief Diversity Officer for Westminster College. Stevenson talks about whiteness, social unrest and more with "accomplices" at Westminster College, including:

  • Philosophy: Dr. Kara Barnette. Area of focus: whiteness studies 

  • Public Health: Dr. Han Kim. Area of focus: race and public health 

  • Education: Dr. Heather Bachelor. Area of focus: trauma-informed teaching and restorative justice 

Views, thoughts or opinions shared by guests are their own and do not necessarily reflect those of the board, staff or members of Listeners' Community Radio of Utah, 90.9fm KRCL. Tonight's RadioACTive team included:

  • Exec. Producer/Host: Lara Jones

  • Community Co-Host: Dr. Tamara Stevenson, #TheBlackLight

  • Assoc. Producer/Host: Billy Palmer

 

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