United We win – Power to the People

AppleProgram for July 31, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Winston Apple, Political Activist, Newly elected member of the Democratic National Committee and candidate for Missouri Lieutenant Governor

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“Where to Invade Next” – a film by Michael Moore

Program for July 24, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Where to Invade next?

A film by Michael Moore sponsored by Community of Reason KC in conjunction with International Workers of the World (IWW)

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A Report on the International Socialist Summit, Chicago 2016

Program for July 17, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Chris Hanlon, Activist

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Communities Creating Opportunities (CCO)

Program for July 10, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Eva Creydt Schulte, Communities Creating Opportunity (CCO) President and CEO; Cierra
Marcett,
Community Organizer

CCO envisions a society with human dignity at the center of public life through community organizing, activating citizenship and political involvement (voting, early childhood education, racial equity, health access, moral economy)

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“The Safe Side of the Fence” (film documentary by Tony West)

Program for July 3, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

St Louis Filmmakers Showcase: Best Documentary – Best Director

Official Selection St Louis International Film Festival

Story of workers at Mallinckrodt Pharmaceutical Company in separation of uranium for the Manhattan Project and current problems of nuclear waste in Westlake Land Fill, Coldwater Creek, and Weldon Spring Quarry

Film to be preceded by a T.V. interview with Tony West that gives background of his documentary

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From the Grass Roots

Program for June 26, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Derron Black, Political Activist, State Representative for District 23 candidate

More than at any other time a powerful  message from the people is needed.

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ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION: Campaigning for Social Justice in a Net-Centric Era – Cultivating Authentic Social Relationships

Program for June 19, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

We will discuss the following documents about Smart Cities and Digital Inclusion initiatives in K.C.   How might these influence K.C. Regional Decision making

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Environmental Security and Climate Change: A Major Threat to Peace and Security in our World

Program for June 12, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301IMG_0498

Dr. W. Chris King, Ph. D. (Environmental Engineering), P. E. (Professional Engineer), retired Brigadier General, author of two books and numerous other publications, founding member of the Global Military Advisory Council on Climate Change, Professor of Geography and Environmental Engineering, and many many other important positions and functions.

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Gardening for Pollinators

Program for June 5, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301
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Meg Mullett, Johnson County Extension Master Gardener

With planning, the needs of humans, insects and birds are met in harmonious beauty.

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Remembering the BP Disaster 6 Years After the Oil Spill

Program for May 29, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301DSC00704

John Fleeger, Ph. D., Adjunct Professor, Environmental Studies Program, UMKC

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