KKFI Calendar

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KKFI Meeting Notifications
PO Box 32250
Kansas City, MO 64171

Kicking the Koch Habit and Expanding Democracy for All
Aug 10 – Aug 11 all-day

Kicking the Koch Habit and Expanding Democracy for All

A Progressive Activist Conference to Educate, Agitate and Inspire

A Benefit for KKFI 90.1FM

 Friday, August 10th & Saturday August 11th

UMKC Student Union & All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church

 Keynote Speakers, Workshops, Live Music, Story Telling, Spoken Word

Keynote Speakers:

Prof. Nancy MacLean, Duke University
Author: Democracy in Chains,
The Deep History of the Radical Right’s Stealth Plan for America
Prof. Jason Stanley, Yale University
Author: How Propaganda Works

Hell-Raiser Jim Hightower
Radio Commentator, Speaker, author of Hightower Lowdown

 Performances by

Singer, Actor, Recording Artist Danny Cox

Spoken Word Artists and Educators The Recipe

 Workshops include Fighting Voter Suppression, Medicare for All, Fighting for Human Rights for Immigrants, UnKoch My CampusBuilding an Effective Peace Movement….MORE


The Whole ShebangAll conference events and the Saturday dinner  ($90)

The Diet Shebang: all of the above minus the dinner ($50) ($25 student)

Just Saturday Night Shebang: Dinner and Hightower talk only  ($60)

The Saturday Night Only: No dinner, just talk – $20 ($10 student)

 Co-Sponsors: All Souls UU Church, UMKC Economics Club, Friends of Community Media, CrossCurrents of Culture, SEIU Local 1, Jobs with Justice, Dr Fred Whitehead—John Brown Press,  Cross Border Network, Heartland Renewable Energy Project 

Literature tables for organizations: $25 as long as they last. Contact Bill Clause [email protected]