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Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson are speaking out and speaking up about the issues facing our community. We are engaging in conversations that seek to help us understand our differing views and opinions on complex social justice issues, and what possible common ground might guide us in our search for solutions.

Sexualization in women's sports   (40:05)7-22-2021
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project’s Voices of Reason, Amy Donaldson discusses the sexualization of women's sports with Sarah Herrmann, assistant professor of psychology at Weber State University; Justine Jones, mental performance coach at R.J. Performance Group; and Shay...
Is the US Flag a symbol of hate with Lex Scott and Keimon Dixson   (42:28)7-13-2021
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project’s Voices of Reason, Amy and Jasen Lee are joined by Lex Scott, head of the Utah Black Lives Matter chapter and Keimon Dixson, political activist and former U.S. military member - talking about the U.S. flag and what it means to individua...
Bonus: Bill Cosby is released from prison   (30:39)7-2-2021
Here's a bonus episode: It's official Bill Cosby was released from prison after a judge determined prosecutorial misconduct following his conviction of sexually assaulting multiple women over many years. Dr. LaShawn Williams, professor of Social Work at Utah Valley and Dr. Tamar...
Critical Race Theory with LaShawn Williams, PhD and Tamara Stevenson, PhD   (39:55)7-2-2021
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project’s Voices of Reason, Amy and Jasen learn about critical race theory from Dr. LaShawn Williams, professor of Social Work at Utah Valley University who specializes in relational change strategy, and Dr. Tamara Stevenson, Vice President of D...
The meaning of making Juneteenth a federally-recognized holiday   (39:29)6-19-2021
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project’s Voices of Reason, Jasen Lee is joined by author and social activist Darlene McDonald and University of Utah social psychology professor Dr. Paul White to talk about the significance of the nation's newest federal holiday - June 19th - ...
Sexism in Sports Journalism with Amy D. & Co.   (51:38)6-4-2021
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Amy Donaldson is joined by University of Utah Athletics Director Mark Harlan, Deseret News NBA Reporter Sarah Todd and veteran sports reporter Michelle Bodkin to discuss sexism in the world of sports journalism. See om...
The historical impact of redlining with Jennifer Gnagey   (36:15)5-25-2021
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Weber State University economics professor Jennifer Gnagey delves into the impact of redlining in housing and how it has shaped communities nationwide. The website mentioned at the very end of the discussion: https://w...
The story of Black Mormon Pioneer Green Flake with Mauli Bonner   (40:41)5-14-2021
On this episode, Amy and Jasen are joined by Mauli Bonner, a Grammy Award-winning vocal director and now filmmaker, whose first feature film His name is Green Flake chronicles the life a Black Mormon pioneer who literally paved the way for 70,000 members of the Church of Jesus Ch...
Making personal connections with the great outdoors with Forest Good   (35:51)5-6-2021
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project’s Voices of Reason, Amy and Jasen are joined by Forest Good, CEO and founder of Pastimes — an app that connects people who are interested in doing outdoors activities. It’s a social platform of all things outdoors. See omnystudio.co...
Examining the Derek Chauvin Murder Trial Verdict with Dr. Roderic Land, Ph.D   (40:33)4-23-2021
Dr. Roderic Land, Ph.D joins Amy and Jasen on this episode of the Loudmouth Project’s Voices of Reason. An ordained minister, he holds a Ph.D from the University of Illinois in educational policy with an emphasis in critical race theory and sociology. He's done extensive resear...
How laughter fills the soul with comedian with Arvin Mitchell   (44:00)4-23-2021
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project’s Voices of Reason, Amy and Jasen are joined by comedian Arvin Mitchell to discuss how making people laugh has helped him find meaning in life. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The Second Amendment with Attorney and author Mitch Vilos   (42:45)4-9-2021
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project’s Voices of Reason, Amy and Jasen are joined by author and attorney Mitch Vilos to discuss Second Amendment issues, including legislation proposed by the Joseph Biden administration in the wake of a spate of deadly shootings across the c...
How to manage a COVID pet adoption   (40:14)4-1-2021
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project’s Voices of Reason, Amy and Jasen discuss the best way to handle adopting a new pet during a pandemic with Jackie Hansen, owner of Central Park Pet Retreat in Salt Lake City and Ashley & Ryan Wolf-Heidt, founder of Bark & Biscuit — a ...
Utah Gov. Spencer Cox talks about his first days on the job in the era of COVID-19   (40:57)3-25-2021
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project’s Voices of Reason, Utah Gov. Spencer J. Cox joins Amy and Jasen to talk about a variety of topics he’s been tackling since taking over as the state’s top elected public servant, including the success of the COVID-19 vaccine rollout....
Catching up with Ben McAdams   (37:24)3-18-2021
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project’s Voices of Reason, Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson are joined by Ben McAdams, former Congressman and founder of the Common Ground Institute, an organization focused on promoting building consensus on important public policy issues. He now w...
Stimulus, privilege and reparations with Dr. Paul White, PhD   (36:58)3-13-2021
On this episode, Amy Donaldson and Jasen Lee are joined by Dr. Paul White, professor of social psychology at the University of Utah. They discuss the potential impact of the recently passed federal stimulus package, how privilege affects public perception of the package and the c...
Utahn Danielle Rowe talk about growing up Black in an otherwise White environment   (40:24)3-6-2021
This episode, Amy Donaldson and Jasen Lee are joined by freelance photographer and storyteller Danielle Rowe, whose passion is to detail the stories of individuals and their life experiences. She recently embarked on a new project called "Black Utah" that profiles African America...
Are politics the symptom or the cure for what ails us?   (38:56)2-26-2021
This week, Boyd Matheson, Deseret News Opinion Editor and host of Inside Sources on KSL NewsRadio joins Amy Donaldson and Jasen Lee to talk about the current state of political discourse in your neighborhood and across the nation. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy informat...
Promoting diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace with Sui Lang L. Panoke   (40:01)2-19-2021
This week, Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson are joined by Sui Lang L. Panoke, Senior Vice President, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion for Utah-based Zions Bank to discuss creating diverse, welcoming spaces on the job. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Latino or Latinx with Kim Bojorquez   (39:28)2-6-2021
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, we’re joined by Kim Bojorquez, Latino communities reporter for the Sacramento Bee’s Capitol Bureau and journalist for Report for America — talking about about the use of certain language in describing people of Hi...
Entering a new POTUS era with Amy and Jasen   (36:43)1-23-2021
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Amy and Jasen discuss the beginning of a new presidential era and what to expect in the coming weeks and months from the freshly minted Joe Biden presidency. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
How to get business back onboard with diversity and inclusion now that protests are over with Neelam Chand   (39:26)1-14-2021
Amy Donaldson and Jasen Lee are joined by Neelam Chand, founder and CEO of Shift SLC — a diversity and inclusion consulting firm — to discuss the loss of momentum following the protests this summer to raise awareness about diversity and inclusion in the business world. See o...
A historic moment of political turmoil in the U.S. with Jim Curry   (39:01)1-7-2021
Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson are joined by University of Utah political science professor James Curry to discuss the historic storming of the U.S. Capitol and chaos in the final days of the Trump presidency.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Hello 2021, and good riddance 2020   (39:42)1-1-2021
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Jasen Lee and Amy. Donaldson are joined by Loudmouth partner Jason Comstock to discuss what to look for in the New Year and what we won't miss about the year that was 2020. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy infor...
Talking COVID-19 with Dr. Angela Dunn   (35:17)12-19-2020
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, We’re joined by Dr. Angela Dunn, Utah state epidemiologist — who’s job is to study and investigate patterns and causes of infectious diseases for the good of public health. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy...
The looming housing affordability crisis w/ Tara Rollins   (38:13)12-12-2020
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Amy Donaldson and Jasen Lee are joined by Tara Rollins, executive director of the Utah Housing Coalition, who advocates for increased access to decent affordable housing. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy informa...
Being thankful in 2020 and what Joe Biden should prioritize in 2021   (37:33)12-3-2020
Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson are joined by colleague Jason Comstock, host of We Happy Few — a podcast about military veterans — to talk about what they're thankful for this year and what President-elect Joe Biden should put on his priority list when he takes office in January....
Recapping Election Day 2020 with Ann Dent and Jim Curry   (36:29)11-13-2020
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason. Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson are joined by political consultant Ann Dent and Jim Curry, political science professor at the University of Utah to discuss the results of Election Day 2020. See omnystudio.com/listener for ...
Election Politics with Jim Curry   (39:47)10-27-2020
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson are joined by Jim Curry, political science professor at the University of Utah to discuss the race for the White House, voter turnout and the potential implications of either candidate winnin...
Youth Sports in an age of COVID-19   (38:05)10-25-2020
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason. we’re joined by Warren Van Schalkwyk, co-founder of the Utah Boys Volleyball Association, who is working to help kids compete safely despite the challenges presented by the coronavirus outbreak. See omnystudio.com/li...
COVID hits home in US politics   (37:16)10-2-2020
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason. Amy and Jasen are joined by friend of the show and political consultant Ann Dent to talk about the impact of the president and first lady testing positive for COVID-19, the nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to the U.S. Su...
Criminal justice and replacing RBG in the Supreme Court   (40:45)9-25-2020
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason we’re joined by Edward K. Brass, SLC Defense attorney to discuss criminal justice as it relates to officer involved shootings/violence against people with mental health issues and people of color. We also speak with J...
Talking politics, police brutality and white supremacy with Ann Dent   (41:19)9-4-2020
Ann Dent, political consultant and HomeSafe Coordinator for the Utah Domestic Violence Coalition joins Amy Donaldson and Jasen Lee on this episode of the Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason. We discuss presidential politics, Jasen rants about police brutality and we chime in on ...
A candidate conversation with UT GOP gubernatorial nominee Spencer Cox   (37:11)8-22-2020
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason we’re joined by Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox, who is now running as the Republican candidate for Utah governor. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
A candidate conversation with Utah gubernatorial hopeful Chris Peterson   (42:21)8-16-2020
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, we’re having a candidate conversation with Chris Peterson, a University of Utah law professor and democratic candidate for Utah governor. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Talking current events with fellow journalist Brittany Johnson   (46:43)8-7-2020
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason we’re joined by Brittany Johnson, news anchor and reporter with ABC 4 News in Salt Lake City to talk about back to school in the era of COVID-19, the power of protest erupting in surburbia, a major change at one of Uta...
AOC and the battle versus sexism in American politics   (40:29)7-31-2020
Utah Rep. Angela Romero, D-Salt Lake joins Amy Donaldson and guest cohost Ann Dent, political consultant and HomeSafe Coordinator for the Utah Domestic Violence Coalition to discuss the recent controversy involving U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-New York and Rep. Ted Yoho,...
BYU educator Anthony Bates talks about race and U.S. civil rights history   (40:46)7-25-2020
Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson are joined by Anthony Bates, the director of the Student Connection and Leadership Center at Brigham Young University and creator of the BYU Family Home and Social Sciences Civil Rights Seminar which explores America's history regarding race and civil ...
Special Episode: Race Relations in Utah   (45:59)7-10-2020
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Jasen Lee joins KSL Newsradio's Jeff Kaplan on Utah's Noon News for a discussion on Race Relations in Utah. The are joined by Chris Burbank, vice president of Law Enforcement Strategy for Center for Policing Equity; Mon...
Growing black business in Utah in a time of racial change   (39:17)6-19-2020
With Utah and the nation in the midst of a potential racial revolution, I’m joined by Brittany Johnson, news anchor and reporter with ABC4 Utah. On this episode of the Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, we’ll be speaking with James Jackson III, founder the Utah Black Chamb...
Talking race and taking action with Paul White, PhD   (41:42)6-12-2020
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason we’re talking with Dr. Paul White, professor of social psychology at the University of Utah about issues of race, policing ways to address social injustice.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
A conversation with Utah Black Lives Matter and SLC Police   (44:12)6-3-2020
Black Lives Matter Utah Chapter leader and SLCPD Chief Mike Brown and Sgt. Brandon Shearer join Amy Donaldson and guest host Dr. Paul White to talk about recent local protests and what can be done to bridge the divide between law enforcement and people of color. See omnystudio.c...
The challenges of being black in America   (39:36)5-28-2020
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason we’re talking with Josh Chamberlain of Holladay, Utah, about the hazards and hardships of being African American when encountering law enforcement.   See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Erin Castro, PhD talks about bringing education to people behind bars   (40:22)5-22-2020
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason we’re talking with Erin Castro, associate professor of Higher Education at the University of Utah and co-director of the Utah Prison Education Project that supports social transformation and education equity through on...
How CrossFit OUR is working to rescue children from human trafficking   (38:23)5-14-2020
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason Amy Donaldson and Jasen Lee are talking with Tyson Monney and Brittney Crump with CrossFit Underground Railroad about their mission to help raise awareness about child sex trafficking through physical fitness. See omnys...
Caring for patients in hospice during the coronavirus outbreak   (32:58)4-24-2020
On this episode of The Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson talk with registered nurses Candy Kinser & Abbey Bell, along with caregiver Erin Nolte with Yarrow Hospice about caring for patients in the time of COVID-19. See omnystudio.com/listener for ...
A Candidate Conversation with Jon Huntsman Jr.   (38:50)4-21-2020
Joining us on this episode is former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman Jr. and his running mate Provo Mayor Michelle Kaufusi. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
A Candidate Conversation with Greg Hughes   (36:09)4-11-2020
This week, we’re continuing our Candidate Conversation series for Utah’s Republican gubernatorial convention coming up on April 25th. Joining us on this episode is Republican former Speaker of the Utah House of Representatives Greg Hughes. See omnystudio.com/listener for pri...
A Candidate Conversation with Thomas Wright and Rob Bishop   (40:05)4-11-2020
We’re continuing our Candidate Conversation series for Utah’s Republican gubernatorial convention coming up on April 25th. Joining us on this episode are former Utah Republican Party chairman Thomas Wright and his running mate U.S. Congressman Rob Bishop (R-UT). See omnystud...
A Candidate Conversation with Deidre Henderson   (36:01)4-11-2020
We’re continuing our Candidate Conversation series for Utah’s Republican gubernatorial convention coming up on April 25th. We’re extending invitations to all the candidates for governor and their running mates for lieutenant governor to be on the podcast to discuss their po...
How small businesses are surviving the coronavirus crisis   (35:31)4-11-2020
Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson are speaking with John Saltas, founder of Salt Lake City Weekly and restauranteur Heather Santi about the impact COVID-19 is have on small business. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
A Candidate Conversation with Jan Garbett and Dr. Joe Jarvis   (38:39)4-8-2020
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project’s Voices of Reason, Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson continue our Candidate Conversation series for Utah’s Republican gubernatorial convention coming up on April 25th. We’re extending invitations to all the candidates for governor and the...
Amy D talks to a COVID-19 patient   (31:50)4-3-2020
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Amy Donaldson speak with Salt Lake City Councilman Dan Dugan who recently tested positive for COVID-19 following trip to Washington D.C. He talks about his experience and what steps he thinks could help mitigate the spr...
A Candidate Conversation with Jeff Burningham & Dan McCay   (35:35)4-3-2020
This week, we’re continuing our Candidate Conversation series for Utah’s Republican gubernatorial convention coming up on April 25th. We’re extending invitations to all the candidates for governor and their running mates for lieutenant governor to be on the podcast to discu...
A Candidate Conversation with Aimee Winder Newton and John Dougall   (35:50)4-3-2020
This week, we’re launching the first of our Candidate Conversation series for Utah’s gubernatorial GOP convention coming up on April 25th. We’re extending invitations to all the candidates and their running mates for lieutenant governor to be on the podcast and discuss thei...
Coronavirus and earthquakes   (36:10)3-20-2020
On this episode of The Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson are talking coronavirus, earthquakes and a little bit of politics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The economic impact of coronavirus   (36:53)3-14-2020
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Amy Donaldson and Jasen Lee welcome Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber and member of the Utah Coronavirus Task Force to talk about the potential economic impact of the current global pandemic.  I...
Amy and Jasen debate Dems and the next big health scare   (37:50)3-4-2020
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Amy Donaldson and Jasen Lee debate (civilly, of course) the impending fate of the Democratic race to the nomination for President of the United States, and whether the coronavirus is the eminent threat to human existenc...
Disconnecting the school to prison pipeline   (36:38)2-28-2020
On this episode of The Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Jasen Lee is speaking with Anthony Nocella, sociologist and Asst. Professor in the Dept. of Criminal Justice at Salt Lake Community College and director of Save the Kids - national nonprofit dedicated to ending incarnat...
A conversation with Utah Rep. Sandra Hollins - Utah's first black woman lawmaker   (38:30)2-22-2020
On this episode of The Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson sit down with Utah Rep. Sandra Hollins, (D-Salt Lake) — the state's first-ever black woman legislator. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
How black history is quintessentially American history   (37:23)2-14-2020
On this episode of The Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson are talking about historical contributions of African Americans with Utah historian Rev. France Davis and Adrienne Andrews, Asst. Vice President for Diversity and Chief Diversity Officer at W...
Working to stem the tide of domestic violence and suicide   (34:24)2-8-2020
On this episode of The Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Jasen Lee speaks with Jennifer Oxborrow, executive director of the Utah Domestic Violence Coalition and Carrie Butler, policy director with Action Utah — who are working on proposed legislation to prevent domestic vio...
Impeachment & the Trump Presidency   (34:31)1-29-2020
On this episode of The Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson we are talking impeachment with University of Utah political science professor James Curry. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
A proposed Utah law would force clergy to report child abuse   (36:16)1-23-2020
On this episode of The Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson we are talking about morality and the sanctity of the confessional with Utah state Rep. Angela Romero, D-Salt Lake City, who is proposing a bill to force clergy to report child abuse. See om...
Bonus - Tax referendum   (15:09)1-16-2020
On this bonus episode of The Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson we are talking about a Utah Tax Bill that causing some controversy in the Beehive State. Joining us are Paul Murphy, spokesperson for a grass-roots tax referendum effort, Marci Campbell...
Tax Referendum   (34:31)1-16-2020
On this episode of The Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson we are talking about a Utah Tax Bill that causing some controversy in the Beehive State. Joining us are Paul Murphy, spokesperson for a grass-roots tax referendum effort, Marci Campbell, org...
Escalating tensions between Iran and the U.S.   (36:50)1-10-2020
On this episode of The Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson are talking to former military intelligence specialists Frank DeVito and Levi Lee about the potential ramifications of the increasing tensions between the United States and Iran. See omnystu...
Predictions & Wishes for 2020   (34:05)1-2-2020
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Amy Donaldson and Jasen Lee discuss their hopes and dreams for the New Year in politics and life. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Who would reject millions of dollars in tax cuts?   (30:06)12-19-2019
Just a few days after the Utah Legislature passed what some called the largest tax break in Utah history (an estimated $249 million, including $88 million in one-time breaks), a former legislator launched a referendum effort hoping to repeal the tax overhaul. The effort, launche...
Accessing Healthcare vs. Insurance   (36:35)12-12-2019
On this episode of The Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson are talking to Josh Christensen, doctor of chiropractic about the issue of accessing healthcare through health insurance. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Myles Garrett, Dems Debate, Impeachment & the Value of Civil Discourse   (47:53)11-27-2019
On this episode of the Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Amy Donaldson and Jasen Lee discuss the NFL's latest on-field controversy, the Democratic debate, impeachment proceedings and the evolution of civil discourse.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
When Your Heart Attacks!   (39:22)11-20-2019
On this episode of Voices of Reason, Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson discuss the experience of having a heart attack with guest Rich Koenig. Jasen and Rich share their personal stories and Amy relates the experiences of her father, Dan, who suffered three in about a week and is still...
Bonus: More politics and race with Burgess Owens & Paul White   (30:44)11-11-2019
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Amy and Jasen talk politics and race with Burgess Owens & Paul White   (43:54)11-11-2019
On this episode of Voices of Reason, Amy Donaldson and Jasen Lee discuss politics and race with conservative African American commentator and congressional candidate Burgess Owens and University of Utah social psychology professor Paul White. See omnystudio.com/listener for priv...
Candidate Conversation with SLC Mayoral Candidates, Pt. 2   (35:05)10-29-2019
This is a special two-part Candidate Conversation focusing on the Salt Lake Mayoral race. Utah State Senator Luz Escamilla and Salt Lake City Councilwoman Erin Mendenhall join Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson to discuss their backgrounds, their families, and what issues they feel are ...
Candidate Conversation with SLC Mayoral Candidates, Part. 1   (31:28)10-24-2019
This is a special two-part Candidate Conversation focusing on the Salt Lake Mayoral race. Utah State Senator Luz Escamilla and Salt Lake City Councilwoman Erin Mendenhall join Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson to discuss their backgrounds, their families, and what issues they feel are ...
Ellen, the Dems on LGBTQ issues and religious freedom   (40:23)10-17-2019
On this episode of The Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson we are talking Deseret News award-winning national religion reporter Kelsey Dallas about the controversy surrounding Ellen DeGeneres watching a football game with her friend George W. Bush an...
Fruit of the poisonous tree   (35:24)10-11-2019
Congressman Ben McAdams and Rep. Bill Huizenga (R-MI) collaborated on a bill that seeks to better protect victims of investment fraud by giving the SEC more time to recover stolen money. In this episode, Rep. McAdams discusses why he and Huizenga decided to join together to chang...
How will California's new 'pay to play' law change college athletics?   (42:32)10-4-2019
In this episode of Voices of Reason, host Amy Donaldson leads a discussion about a newly signed California law that allows college athletes to be paid for endorsement or sponsorship deals and how it could change the landscape of college sports. Former Utah football punter Tom Hac...
Why is workplace diversity and inclusion so important - and so difficult to achieve?   (39:36)9-24-2019
On this episode of The Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson are talking about diversity and inclusion in the workplace with Sara Jones, founder & CEO of InclusionPro, which helps executives build inclusion and diversity at their companies and Olga Sto...
Suicide: A heartbreaking, complex problem that we should talk about openly   (40:56)9-17-2019
On this episode of The Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson discuss the complexities of suicide with Phillip Osteen, associate professor of Social Work and director of the Social Research Institute at the University of Utah. What are the signs that s...
VOR - Paul White   (44:31)9-13-2019
On this episode of The Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Jasen Lee we are talking to Paul White, professor of social psychology at the University of Utah about health insurance and healthcare, President Trump's Bahama policy and civil dialogue. See omnystudio.com/listener fo...
VOR - SLC Airport Final   (40:11)9-3-2019
On this episode of The Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson are talking to Bill Wyatt, executive director of Airports for Salt Lake City and Mike Williams, program director for the Airport Redevelopment at Salt Lake City International Airport which is...
VOR - Making of Cold Final   (40:30)8-20-2019
On this episode of The Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson talk to Dave Cawley, creator and host of the award-winning podcast COLD about the global success of his epic first season and what he hopes to accomplish in developing the season two.    ...
What to do about mass shootings   (42:35)8-13-2019
On this episode of Voices of Reason, Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson discuss the nation's ongoing issue of mass shootings and role guns play. How do we address it? Through legislation or through social means? Joining us are former law enforcement officer Chris Gebhardt and firearms i...
A conversation with Ken Armstrong, Libertarian Candidate for POTUS   (32:15)8-9-2019
On this episode of The Loudmouth Project's Voices of Reason, Amy Donaldson and Jasen Lee are talking to Ken Armstrong, the former NATO commander and U.S. Consul representative now running for President as a Libertarian. He is in Salt Lake City on what he’s calling "The Healing...
Issues Facing the LGTBQ+ Community   (33:30)7-30-2019
Issues Facing the LGTBQ+ Community
Preparing children for education early on   (33:45)7-23-2019
Preparing children for education early on
What America's Hispanic/Latinx really cares about   (33:21)7-16-2019
The Hispanic/Latinx Perspective
The Dems debate, SCOTUS citizenship ruling, talking about race, and Trump's visit to North Korea   (36:57)7-9-2019
The Dems debate, SCOTUS citizenship ruling, talking about race, and Trump's visit to North Korea
How police trust in the public shapes police behavior   (38:40)6-25-2019
How police trust in the public shapes police behavior
How spoilers have become a thing with Richard Greene and Rachel Robison-Greene   (38:35)6-18-2019
Talking spoilers with Richard Greene, PhD and Rachel Robison-Greene, PhD
Improving the relationship between the police and the public   (36:14)6-4-2019
Improving the relationship between the police and the public
Understanding the value of workplace inclusion and diversity   (36:41)5-29-2019
Developing inclusion and diversity in the workplace
The impact of youth mentoring   (32:12)5-21-2019
The impact of youth mentoring
The FBI details the Threat of Domestic Terrorism   (37:53)5-14-2019
The FBI details the Threat of Domestic Terrorism
Teaching the history of racism with Prof. Dale Cressman   (37:00)5-7-2019
Teaching the history of racism with Prof. Dale Cressman
Balancing the U.S. Budget with Rep. Ben McAdams   (34:28)4-30-2019
Balancing the U.S. Budget with Rep. Ben McAdams
How family dynamics shape individual development   (29:59)4-23-2019
The impact of family dynamics on development
To Vaccinate or Not Vaccinate   (36:45)4-16-2019
To Vaccinate or Not Vaccinate