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Psychobiology of Addiction

Program for December 27, 2015 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Nora Quiason Flores,  M.D.  Psychiatrist

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A Free Thought Discussion of Holiday Celebrations: Kwaanza

Program for December 20, 2015 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Bette Tate Beaver, Executive Director, National Association for Multicultural Education (MANEorg.org) and Lewis Diuguid, KC Star editorial Board

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ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION: What do you think of Contemporary American Foreign Policy?

Program for December 13, 2015 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 David Carson and Luis Flores (moderatorts); Mike Hoey (media specialist)

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Facilitating the Education of Women in Rural Kenya

Program for December 6, 2015 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301   Ruth Schukman-Dakotas, President, Friends of St. Anne’s Girl’s School – Kapkemich, Kenya

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ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION: Mass Shootings, Mass Killings, Mass Murderers

Program for November 29, 2015 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 MODERATORS: Fred Whitehead and David Carson; Mike Hoey (media specialist) New York Times article  http://www.nytimes.com/2015/10/04/us/mass-murderers-fit-profile-as-do-many-others-who-dont-kill.html?ref=us&_r=0  one from Counterpunch.org         http://www.counterpunch.org/2015/10/23/the-great-mental-illness-hoax-rampage-killings-and-the-gun-culture/ Power Point used Perspectives on Gun Violence … Continue reading

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The New Jim Crow

Program for November 22, 2015 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301   James Webb, Department of Economics, UMKC; President, Community of Reason, community activist The “war on drugs” is the rebirth of Jim Crow policies.

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Our Shameful Plutocracy: Our Endangered Democracy

Program for November 15, 2015 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 James A. Everett, Former C.I.A. intelligence officer (deep cover spy), peace advocate and author of Making and Breaking of an American Spy

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C.H.J. Taylor: The Fight for Black Empowerment in Kansas, 1884-1887

Program for November 8, 2015 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301   Ian H Munro, William Jewell College emeritus professor of English  

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ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION: The Biggest Prison System in History

Program for November 1, 2015 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Dave Carson and Luis Flores (moderators) Mike Hoey (media specialist) A discussion of ‘The Biggest Prison System In History’ can be found at TeleSur, … Continue reading

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An African Immigrant’s Perspective on the United States of America

Program for October 25, 2015 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Chiluba Musonda, UMKC international student advisor and Author of Home Away From Home: The Story of an International Student’s Journey from Africa to America

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