Important events and links
- “Shining Light on Dark Politics," by Max Skidmore published is the current issue of Poverty and Public Policy 8:3 (September 2016). Link to the article http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/pop4.146/full.
- See Climate Disruption, Moral Obligations and Existential Choices by Ben Kjelshus in our Essays page
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Program for August 18, 2013 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Room 301 Michael Miller, M.D., M.A. (Geography) Has humankind become the dominant geologic force in the world?
August 1863: Civil War Events in the Kansas City Area, Leading up to and Including the Lawrence Raid
Program for August 11, 2013 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Room 301 Harold Dellinger, Kansas City Author and Historian The Civil War events of August 1863 included the collapse of the Kansas City Prison housing women thought to have … Continue reading
Program for August 4, 2013 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Room 301 Leroy Seat, Ph.D., (Christian Philosophy) Professor Emeritus of Seinan Gakuin University, Fukuoka City, Japan; Rockhurst University Adjunct, (http://theviewfromthisseat.blogspot.com) Click here to view the Power Point used in … Continue reading
Program for July 28, 2013 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Room 301 Sister Berta Sailer, Co-Founder of Operation Breakthrough We’ll discuss the obstacles confronting working poor families in the inner city.
Program for July 21, 2013 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Room 301 Round table discussion – everyone is welcome to participate in the discussion
Program for July 14, 2013 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Room 301 Craig Volland, international expert on mercury pollution and Air Quality Chair, Kansas Sierra Club. Half of the top predatory fish in US lakes are contaminated with mercury. … Continue reading
Program for July 7, 2013 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Room 301 Bill Tammeus, former Faith section columnist for The Kansas City Star; Faith Matters blog; Author of A Gift of Meaning (2001), They Were Just People: Stories of Rescue in Poland During … Continue reading
Program for June 30, 2013 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Room 301 Rita Norton, Sustainable Energy Advocate, and Kenneth S Schmitz, UMKC Professor of Physical Chemistry and Environmental Studies “Fracking” is short for “hydraulic fracturing,” a process by which vertical and, … Continue reading
Program for June 23, 2013 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Room 301 Russell Swerdlow, M.D. Director, University of Kansas Alzheimer’s Center; Professor of Neurology, Molecular and Integrative Physiology, and Biochemistry and Molecular Biology