Billie Sutton On Rural Leadership, And Thune & Noem's Take On Trans Athletes

Apr 1, 2021

In the Moment with Lori Walsh: April 1, 2021 Show 1020

  • Blocking transgender athletes from playing on girls' sports team continues to be a national issue. SDPB's Lee Strubinger joins us with an update from Gov. Noem and Sen. Thune.

 

  • The Saint Francis Mission on the Rosebud Sioux Reservation is a Catholic ministry that collaborates with the Lakota people and respects Lakota cultural traditions in conjunction with addressing modern issues facing tribal people. One of their many services is a free dental clinic.

 

  • Today we're talking about growing a new generation of rural leaders along with empowering the leaders already at work. Our guests are Paula Jenson and Billie Sutton. 
     
  • "You and Your Democracy" is a series of short-take civics lessons hosted by Chuck Parkinson. In today's episode Chuck talks with Wes Brown of the Vantage Institute, and South Dakota State Coordinator of "We the People: The Citizen and the Constitution."

 

  • Poet and author Marcella Remund joins us for a preview of her upcoming online author talk. We'll talk about her forthcoming book "The Sin Ladder."