RadioACTive: November 2, 2020

  • November 2, 2020
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Sue Robbins previews Genderevolution 2020: Shattering Binaries. #EverydayPeople goes 1-on-1 with Candice Metzler of Transgender Education Advocates - TEA of Utah. VoteAmerica says Utah ranks second-highest in eligible, non-registered voters. SLCC's SLICE gets out the vote. Utah AIDS Foundation reopens HIV/STI Testing Center.

Tonight’s lineup:

Austin Fashimpaur of SLICE: Student Leaders & Civic Engagement at Salt Lake Community College. on student get-out-the-vote efforts.

Debra Cleaver, founder and CEO of VoteAmerica, who encouraged eligible but unregistered voters to go to the polls and ask for a provisional ballot on Election Day.

  • Overall, among states where registration is allowed on Election Day, Utah ranked second among the highest percentage of non-registered eligible voters — with 26.05% of non-registered eligible voters that could still register and vote on Election Day.
  • Utah has 1,940,429 million eligible voters with 1,434,994 million who are registered and 505,435 eligible unregistered voters.
  • You may still vote a provisional ballot at your designated voting center.

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Blake Johnson of the Utah AIDS Foundation, which will reopen its HIV/STI Testing Center November 5. Testing by appointment only, 5-7pm Mon & Thurs, 5-7pm, free while funding lasts. Masks required. Click here to make an appointment.

Everyday People Profile: Candice Metzler of Transgender Education Advocates - TEA of Utah.

Sue Robbins previewed Genderevolution 2020: Shattering Binaries, Salt Lake City's annual gender conference held every November as part of Trans Education & Awareness Month (TEAM). Panelists included:

  • Nick Arteaga, Adult Programming Manager, Utah Pride Center
  • Kayla Aitkin, Genderevolution Planning Committee
  • Andy Rivera, Genderevolution Planning Committee

This year’s Genderevolution will be held Nov. 13-14 online. For tickets, click here. To apply for a conference scholarship, click here.

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:

  • Community Host: Sue Robbins, Everyday People
  • Exec. Producer, Host:  Lara Jones
  • Assoc. Producer: Billy Palmer