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Where Do We Go from Here? A conversation with Democratic National Committee Member Winston Apple (a non-partisan view)

Program for December 11, 2016 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Winston Apple, member of the Democratic national committee, member of the State Committee of the Missouri Democratic party, founder and director of Government by … Continue reading

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Ferguson: A Report From Occupied Territory

Program for December 4, 2016 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 David Roediger, Professor of American Studies at University of Kansas Orlando de Guzman’s 2015 film will be shown and discussed

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Climate Emergency!

Program for November 27, 2016 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Craig Wolfe, Communications Director for Kansas Sierra Club, trained by Al Gore’s Climate Reality Leadership Corps, singer/song writer with the musical group Soular (songs … Continue reading

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How to Build a Community

Program for November 20, 2016 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Dre Taylor, Founder of Nile Valley Aquaponics This program has been moved to January 8, 2017 Instead we will show one of the following … Continue reading

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Does Evidence Still Matter – Do We Jump Hastily From headlines to Conclusions? – Reflections from 40 Years’ in Radiation and Nuclear Safety

Program for November 13, 2016 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 William Mullins, Founder Kessler Institute

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REPORT FROM STANDING ROCK: Opposing the Dakota Pipeline

Program for November 6, 2016 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Royall Hall, Room 104 SALUTING A HISTORIC MOMENT REPORT FROM STANDING ROCK Opposing the Dakota Access Pipeline In Defense of Water and the Environment David Kingfisher, M.D., J.D.

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The Raising of America: Early Childhood and the Future of Our Nation (part 3)

Program for October 30, 2016 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 201 Mary Spence,  Co-Chair of the Raising of America, Kansas City Campaign representing Communities Creating Opportunities (CCO).

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The Raising of America: Early Childhood and the Future of Our Nation (part 2)

Program for October 23, 2016 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 201 Mary Spence, Co-Chair of the Raising of America, Kansas City Campaign representing Communities Creating Opportunities (CCO).

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Racism, Social Science and Eugenics From Plato to Neoconservatives

Program for October 16, 2016 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 201   David Kingsley,  Ph. D.   Link to Dr. Kingsley’s talk   http://www.communityofreasonkc.org/essays-in-science-and-philosophy/racism-social-science-eugenics-from-plato-to-neoconservatives-a-talk-by-dave-kingsley-phd/

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The Raising of America: Early Childhood and the Future of Our Nation

Program for October 9, 2016 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 201 Mary Spence, Co-Chair of the Raising of America, Kansas City Campaign representing Communities Creating Opportunities (CCO)

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