RadioACTive: March 5, 2019

  • March 5, 2019
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Day 36 of 45 at the Utah Legislature, Serbians survey renewable energy in the Beehive State, CivilRiot getting started

Tonight’s lineup:

Lawmakers have less than two weeks to finish up The People’s Business, at least during the 2019 General Session of the Utah Legislature. Tonight’s legislative updates provided by:

  • Emily Walsh of the League of Women Voters of Utah. Bring a lunch and join the League at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday in the Seagull Room of the Senate Building at the Utah State Capitol Campus.
  • Karrie Galloway of Planned Parenthood Association of Utah. Click here for Planned Parenthood Action Council of Utah’s 2019 Bill Tracker.  

Hosted by Utah Council for Citizen Diplomacy, Serbian leaders are in Utah this week to examine renewable energy in Utah. Guests included:

  • Aleksandr Bjelicic, Head of Division for Commercial Prediction and Offerings, Electric Power Industry of Serbia
  • Rados Cabarkapa, Head of Unit for Support and Energy Planning Analysis, Electric Power Industry of Serbia
  • Velimir Lukic, University of Belgrade, Department for Economic Policy and Development
  • Coby Vail, Utah Council for Citizen Diplomacy

Meet Sonny Anderson and Ethan Petersen of CivilRiot, a newly-formed, SLC-based civil resistance collective fighting for social, economic and climate justice. They seek to form a resilient community that can rapidly mobilize for non-violent direction action on climate change, racial justice, decolonization, workers' dignity, LGBTQIA safety and opportunity, and more.

  • Mar. 14: Inaugural Civil Riot Meeting, 7:00-8:45 p.m. in the Level 4 Conference Room of the Salt Lake City Public Library, 210 E. 400 S. First community meeting for civil resistance collective Civil Riot to discuss organizing direct-actions for social, economic, racial, and climate justice. Begin forming strong relationships that create a resilient community.


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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:  Ma Black
  • Volunteer: Saida Dahir