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Monday, Jan. 15: In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, RadioActive takes a look at the current state of the civil rights icon’s campaign against poverty with Dr. Dave Derezotes and Dr. David Parker. Plus, Nadia Murad and her determination to tell the story of Yazidi mass extermination by ISIS militants. Filmmaker Alexandria Bombach talks about On Her Shoulders, her documentary of Murad that will debut at Sundance this month. Plus, Lex Scott with a Black Lives Matter update, and Michael McLane on Speaking Volumes | Transforming Hate, a new art exhibit opening in Springville and Ogden this week.
Tuesday, Jan. 16: A RadioActive Q&A with SLC Mayor Jackie Biskupski. RadioActive will talk with her about affordable housing and other challenges in the Capital City. If you have a question or comment in advance, send an email or 30-second voicememo to email@example.com. Plus, Utah Physicians for a Healthy Environment explains how Utah’s lead contamination problem is being addressed by no less than three grants.
Wednesday, Jan. 17: RadioActive starts its Sundance Film Festival coverage with insight from Cody D and Davey of Sneaking Into Movies, as well as the state of film in Utah with Film Commissioner Virginia Pearce. Plus, Crook & The Bluff presents: This Machine Kills Fascists.
Thursday, Jan. 18: Utah Women & Politics, a group of 40 women from Utah who were frustrated after the 2016 elections and travelled together to be a part of the Women's March on Washington. They’ve since formed a PAC and now support candidates, men and women, they feel will help create a more balanced, diverse and moderate legislature. Plus, the arts as activism with the folks behind Saturday’s ARTivism workshops and the new Truth and Consequences exhibit.
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