RadioACTive: May 19, 2021

  • May 19, 2021
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Utah poet and writer Katharine Coles on her new book, The Stranger I Become: On Walking, Looking, and Writing. Activist Darlene McDonald with an update on critical race theory and the Utah Legislature. Plus, The Road Home's Alicia Gleed.

Tonight’s lineup:

Rallies & Resources with KRCL Volunteer Natalie Benoy. Click here for the list of upcoming rallies and grassroots resources curated by KRCL’s RadioACTive team.

Activist Darlene McDonald was back to report out on a press conference called by the Utah Educational Equity Coalition earlier today. Although not a member, McDonald was in attendance to support the coalition's opposition to resolutions proposed by GOP lawmakers in both the Utah House and Senate against Critical Race Theory in K-12 classrooms. McDonald sits on SLC’s Racial Equity in Policing Commission.  

Alicia Gleed of The Road Home, which shared an excerpt from its recent virtual conversation One by One 2021: View from the Frontlines. We had time for just a short clip, so we've included the entire video presentation below:

RadioACTive talked one-on-one with Utah poet and writer Katharine Coles, whose new book, The Stranger I Become: On Walking, Looking, and Writing, comes out next month. 

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
  • Volunteer: Natalie Benoy