RadioACTive is a show for grassroots activists and community builders, weeknights at 6 p.m. Be part of the conversation that makes your community better. Call 801-359-9191 during the show to ask questions or share your take.

RadioACTive Team:

  • Executive Producer and Host Lara Jones
  • Associate Producer and Host Billy Palmer
  • Dr. David Derezotes of Utah Peace & Conflict Studies, Community Co-Host for special projects
  • Tamrika Khvtisiashvili, Community Co-Host Tuesday nights  
  • Nick Burns, Community Co-Host Wednesday nights
  • Changing the Narrative Team, Thursday nights
  • Aldine, KRCL's Punk Rock Farmer, Friday nights
  • Sue Robbins, Everyday People, Community Co-Host Monday nights
  • Risshan Leak, Community Co-Host Tuesday nights
RadioACTive volunteers:
  • Natalie Benoy
  • Isabella Sabala
Sound Engineers:
  • Sullivan Phetchanpheng, Willis Krammer 
If you have an idea -- guest, topic, something new -- for RadioACTive, send an email to Or reach out on Facebook: KRCL RadioACTive.
RadioACTive theme song written and recorded by Rowan Stigner

RadioACTive: September 4, 2020

Aldine, KRCL's Punk Rock Farmer, talks with the folks behind Foodscaping Utah, a volunteer group that helps people in Ogden transform their front yards into edible landscapes. Plus, a Moveable Feast of the 5 Senses with Slow Food Utah, SLC Air Protectors' Medicine Prayer Run, a Joe Hill Labor Day, and homegrown music from Kate MacLeod and The Boys Ranch.


RadioACTive: September 2, 2020

Grassroots pressures Big Mining with Stop The Polluting Port and the Westside Alliance, COVID-19 Mobile Testing in Navajo Nation, Shoes For Kids


RadioACTive: September 1, 2020

#RoundtableTuesdays hosts Tamrika and Risshan explore whether Labor Day still resonates in today's social and political climate. Guests include local labor leaders and rank-and-file, as well as small business owners, ghost kitchens, and a new documentary about American labor organizer, folk singer, storyteller and poet Bruce "Utah" Phillips.


RadioACTive: August 31, 2020

#EverydayPeople on RadioACTive, featuring the UoU's Transgender Healthcare Conference, Queer Spectra Arts Festival, and Armies of Enablers: Survivor Stories of Complicity--Betrayal in Sexual Assaults.