Gulen Movement: History, Symbolism and Truth About Public Service

Program for December 28, 2014
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Argun Saatcioglu, Associate Professor of Education and (by courtesy) Sociology, University of Kansas

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Why You Need to Join the Fight for a Livable Climate, and What to Do

Program for December 21, 2014
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301img_1607

John Kurmann, Community activist and co-coordinator of 350KC, the local arm of the 350.org, international grassroots climate action movement.

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Jobs for Neighborhoods

Program for December 14, 2014
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301
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Jim Glover, Councilman 4th District At-large, Kansas City

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Marriage Markets: How Inequality is Remaking the American Family

Program for December 7, 2014
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301IMG_1448

June Carbone, Professor, University of Minnesota, Robina Chair in Law, Science and Technology. Author of Family Law (Wolters Kluwer, 2014) (with Leslie Harris), and Marriage Markets: How Inequality is Remaking the American Family(Oxford University Press, 2014) (with Naomi Cahn)

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ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION: Is There Any Essential Difference Between the Republicans and the Democrats?

Program for November 30, 2014
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Moderators: David Carson,david local Freethinker and non-motorist; and, Ray RiepenRAY, retired lawyer.

Everyone is welcome to join in the discussion.

The following conferences and books were recommended during the discussion

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Aging, Poverty, Income Inequality and Health Care Costs: Myth versus Reality

Program for November 23, 2014
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301DSC00168

David E Kingsley, Ph. D., Professor of Statistics (retired) at KU Med Center, Department of Health Policy and Management

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Climate Change Efforts in Kansas City: An Evaluation

Program for November 16, 2014
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Michael Hoey, Freethinker, local activist

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The Economics of Fear Mongering and Manipulation

Program for November 9, 2014
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

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James L. Webb, UMKC Economics Department and Social Science Consortium, and CoR President

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CRITICAL RELIGIOUS STUDIES: What is happening to religion? (second in a New Testament series)

Program for November 2, 2014 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301img_1254

 Don Bell, retired Presbyterian Minister, Biblical scholar

We will discuss religion in a world of increasing “holy ignorance,” secularism, globalization and the separation of religion and culture.

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An American’s Experience in Occupied Palestine

Program for October 26, 2014
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

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Billi Jo Larmore, member of Citizens for Justice in the Middle East (who has travelled to Palestine three times).

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