Black Wall Street: The Rise and Demise of a Prosperous Mid-Western African-American Community


Program for January 27, 2019
2:00 pm till 4:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Dr. Mehdi S. Shariati, Professor of Economics, Sociology & Geography

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SEVENTH ANNUAL FRED WHITEHEAD ACTIVISM SYMPOSIUM: Discussing Why Trump Matters

Michael Caddell, Democratic Socialist, Radio Free Kansas executive producer, 2016 candidate 47th District Kansas House of Representatives.

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THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER

DATE: January 13, 2019

TITLE: “The Fourth Industrial Revolution: Challenges and Opportunities (2nd of a series)”

SPEAKER: Mehdi Shariati, Ph.D., (Economics and Sociology, emphasis on political economy), has published articles on various issues in global development, social change, etc. and he is the author of two textbooks in economics (micro and macro).

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“The Lobby – USA” (Al Jazeera’s investigation of Israel’s covert influence in the U.S.)

Program for January 6, 2019 – Happy New Year
2:00 pm till 4:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Jamie Jackson, Jewish Voice for Peace and Ian H Munro, William Jewell College emeritus professor of English

This film exposes the efforts of Israel and its lobbyists to spy on, smear and intimidate US citizens who support Palestinian human rights

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”From Whence Can Inspiration Spring?” (in the absence of organized religion)

Program for December  30, 2018,
2:00 pm till 4:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Don Bell(discussant), former Presbyterian Minister, Biblical scholar;

Barry Speert (discussant) (MSW) Jewish Interfaith Educator, News Analyst and Legal Researcher (repeat guest on KCPT.

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Fahrenheit 11/9,  (a film by Michael Moore)

Program for December  23, 2018,
2:00 pm till 4:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

OPEN DISCUSSION: all are welcome to participate

Joyous social gathering after the film.  Some snacks will be available.  

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Hate Crimes, Free Speech and Public Safety with Pittsburgh and Overland Park in Mind

Program for December  16, 2018,
2:00 pm till 4:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Barry Speert, (MSW) Jewish Interfaith Educator, News Analyst and Legal Researcher (repeat guest on KCPT),

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Mitochondrial Medicine:  An Update

Program for December  9, 2018,
2:00 pm till 4:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Russell H Swerdlow, M.D.  Gene and Marge Sweeney Professor of Neurology at KU,   Director KU Alzheimer’s Disease Center.

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The Fourth Industrial Revolution: Challenges and Opportunities (1st of a series)

Program for December  2, 2018,
2:00 pm till 4:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

 

Mehdi Shariati, Ph.D., (Economics and Sociology, emphasis on political economy), has published articles on various issues in global development, social change, etc. and he is the author of two textbooks in economics (micro and macro).

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The Lobby – USA” (Al Jazeera’s investigation of Israel’s covert influence in the U.S.) – CANCELLED

DUE TO THE FORECAST OF INCLEMENT WEATHER THE PROGRAM FOR THIS SUNDAY IS CANCELLED

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Program for November 25, 2018,
2:00 pm till 4:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Jamie Jackson, Jewish Voice for Peace and Ian H Munro, William Jewell College emeritus professor of English

This film exposes the efforts of Israel and its lobbyists to spy on, smear and intimidate US citizens who support Palestinian human rights

 

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