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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 -o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o- 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 … Continue reading

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The Science Behind the Fast Times and Hard Life of Tyrannosaurus Rex

Program for November 18, 2018, 2:00 pm till 4:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 David Burnham, Paleontologist, University of Kansas Biodiversity Institute.

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Ben Kjelshus

It is with deep sorrow we relay the passing of Ben Kjelshus, long time member, board member, friend, supporter and brother to those of us at CoR KC. November 9, 2018 A memorial service will be held Saturday November 17  … Continue reading

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