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Monday, Dec. 5: Holiday traditions meet the holiday blues. Join Lara Jones and The Radical Middle’s Dr. Dave as we sort through ways to stay jolly and sane this time of year with ceremonialist Giuliana Serena. Plus, a conversation about community with Karen Shepherd, who’s been a publisher, a congresswoman and a wife and mother. Find out how that mashup has shaped her world view. UPDATE: We've added a phone call with Prof. Amos Guiora, whose op-ed in The Salt Lake Tribune this weekend questioned whether free speech limits need to be re-examined in the Internet Age; and Candy Cane Corner needs you!
Tuesday, Dec. 6: Take a break from the news cycle with a creativity showcase. Brian Higgins of Create Reel Change is back with filmmaker and Krampus Expert Antonio Lexerot, comedian Christopher Stephenson, and live music from The Bookends.
Wednesday, Dec. 7: Do we really prioritize education in Utah? According to a new report from the Utah Foundation, Utah’s K-12 education funding has seen a chipping away equal to $1.2B over the last 20 years. Find out more when we talk with UF’s Shawn Tiegen. Plus, Austin Cox of the Our Schools Now, a coalition of business, edcuation and community leaders who back a ballot measure to increase personal income tax and raise $750 million for education funding.
Thursday, Dec. 8: Moving Utah from a rape culture to a consent culture -- what will it take? Join hosts Lara Jones and Billy Palmer as they talk with guests about this difficult subject. Guests: Chief Doug Diamond, West Jordan Police Department.
Friday, Dec. 9: With snow totals climbing, it's time to review what you know before you go into the backcountry for winter sports with Paul Diegel and Craig Gordon of the Utah Avalanche Center. Live music: TBD. Hosts: Lara Jones and community co-host Aldine, KRCL’s Punk Rock Farmer.