Upcoming Episodes
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Elections: Hot Races in Kansas and Missouri October 24, 2014 | 5:00 am
On Heartland Labor Forum (Repeat)

This week, we'll talk to some election insiders: Courtney Cole for Missouri and Mary O'Halloran for Kansas.

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Ebola, Mountaintop Removal, Cuba October 24, 2014 | 9:00 am
On Between the Lines

-Private Profit Trumps Public Health in Research for Ebola Vaccine
-New Study Links Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining Dust to Lung Cancer
-New Book Chronicles 50 Years of Covert U.S-Cuba Relations and Current Opportunity for Normalization

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Art As Social Change: Birthing the Dawn Of A New Day October 24, 2014 | 9:30 am
On Bioneers

John Densmore, legendary drummer of the Doors, joins visionary spoken word duo Climbing PoeTree in an exploration of creativity and social change. This episode of Bioneers Radio features exclusive interviews with the artists and a special Bioneers performance of Jim Morrison's poem, "American Prayer".

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Phil & Bobby speak, Europe 72 October 24, 2014 | 9:00 pm
On Grateful Dead Hour

David interview Phil and Bobby, plus selections from Europe '72: The Complete Recordings.

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2014 Americana Fest October 25, 2014 | 7:00 am
On Music City Roots – Live From the Loveless Cafe

2014 Americana Fest showcase with BR549, Ruthie Foster, Chris Smither and The Duhks

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Mama’s Black Sheep and Jamie Anderson October 25, 2014 | 11:00 am
On WomanSong

Mama's Black Sheep and Jamie Anderson will perform live in KKFI's on-air studio during WomanSong this Saturday, October 25th, 11am-1pm.

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Queer Identities + Indian Activism + “#Ally Fail” + Global LGBT News October 25, 2014 | 2:00 pm
On This Way Out (LGBT)

India's activists engage in culture wars; critics offer words on identity and ally-ship; Roman Catholic bishops pull a proposed pastoral LGBT welcome mat, and much more.

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Justice in the Home October 25, 2014 | 2:30 pm
On WINGS

Progress is being made by the domestic workers rights movement in the US. The organizer largely credited with spearheading its recent success speaks to WINGS.

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Loreena McKennitt October 26, 2014 | 7:00 am
On Art of the Song

Loreena McKennitt’s recording career began in 1985 with the album Elemental. She has since released total of 17 albums. An active member of her community, she has founded and oversees charitable undertakings in the fields of water safety and family/childhood support services. We spoke with Loreena after the release of The Journey So Far - The Best of Loreena McKennitt, a celebration of 30 years as an independent artist.

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It’s Saphira’s Last Show! October 26, 2014 | 8:00 am
On Psychic Talk

We bid farewell to the retiring Saphira Rain, and with it, Psychic Talk, an important part of our Sunday morning line-up since the station's inception in 1988, making it the longest-running show of its type in the region.

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It’s a Spooktacular Halloween Special! October 26, 2014 | 11:00 am
On Foolkiller Folk

Bob and Diana Suckiel host a fun (and not-so-scary!) Halloween music special. We promise treats, not tricks!

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The African Diaspora October 26, 2014 | 3:00 p.m.
On Global Roots Radio

Bird Fleming returns for further exploration of the music that has emanated out from the African continent.

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Charles Seife on the Future of Fusion and Neil Shubin on Our Evolution From Fish October 27, 2014 | 5:00 am
On Exploration

Guest 1: Charles Seife, the future of fusion power
Guest 2: Neil Shubin, our evolution from a fish

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Surviving And Thriving When Times Are Tough with Joan Borysenko, Ph.D. October 28, 2014 | 5:00 am
On New Dimensions

In this conversation with beloved teacher and healer Joan Borysenko, she turns her wise attention to how we can develop the resilience to stay on course no matter what life throws your way.

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Islam’s PR Problem, Two Perspectives on Halloween, and More October 28, 2014 | 12:00 pm
On Interfaith Voices

Polls show that the American public views Muslims more unfavorably than in the months following 9/11, but that statistic doesn't say it all.

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A Kansas City Halloween October 29, 2014 | 6:00 am
On Your Morning Buzz: Wednesday

Mike Murphy celebrates Halloween, Kansas City style, with BCR, Alacartoona, David Hakan, Grand Marquis and more.

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James Bopp & David Cobb – Citizens United Debate October 29, 2014 | 9:00 am
On Alternative Radio

James Bopp is a campaign finance attorney. He has served as legal counsel to Bush v. Gore, the National Right to Life, and the historic Citizens United v. FEC.
David Cobb, a lawyer and activist, was the Green Party presidential candidate in 2004. He is a leading voice in the Move to Amend the Constitution to repeal corporate rights.

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“Violence Seen as an Infectious Disease” with Rex Archer N.D, MP H October 29, 2014 | 12:00 pm
On All Souls Forum

Should violence be viewed as a contagious disease? This is the contention of some experts in the field.

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ARTSPEAK RADIO presents, Dia de los Muertos/Day of the Dead October 29, 2014 | 6:00 pm
On Artspeak Radio

Join Maria Vasquez Boyd for a very special tribute to Dia de los Muertos/Day of the Dead with Jenny Mendez, Teresa Magel, and Sarah Hyde Schmiedeler.

Day of the Dead is a Mexican holiday observed throughout Mexico and around the world in other cultures. The holiday focuses on gatherings of family and friends to pray for and remember friends and family members who have died. It is particularly celebrated in Mexico and takes place November 1 and November 2, in connection with All Saint's Day and All Souls' Day.Traditions connected with the holiday include building private altars called ofrendas, honoring the deceased using sugar skulls, marigolds, and the favorite foods and beverages of the departed, and visiting graves with these as gifts.

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Sacred Steel Brothers and a Jazz Master, 10/29/2014 October 29, 2014 | 7:30 pm
On American Routes

Sacred steel guitarist Robert Randolph has gathered together the leading players of the genre for a recent recording, paying tribute to the past, and covering tunes outside the cannon. We'll speak with him and one of his fellow Slide Brothers, Calvin Cooke. Then a conversation with jazz adventurist Yusef Lateef about his musical mentors and inspirations.

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Is Nothing Sacred? A Spiritual Response to the Ecological Crisis October 31, 2014 | 9:30 am
On Bioneers

Religion is the oldest, most compelling moral framework for social action. As director of World Wildlife Fund’s Sacred Earth Program, Buddhist Dekila Chungyalpa shows how religion and spiritual consciousness are emerging globally as powerful forces for restoring our relationship with nature and each
other.

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Modesto ’69 October 31, 2014 | 9:00 pm
On Grateful Dead Hour

The Boys at Modesto Junior College in 1969 including a 20 minutes Dark Star.

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Old And In The Fray: Mac Wiseman, Falls and Mae Trio November 1, 2014 | 7:00 am
On Music City Roots – Live From the Loveless Cafe

This week in Nashville, we feature Australian old time, folk and roots musicians Mac Wiseman, Falls, Mae Trio, Kevin Bennett and Brooke Russell & the Mean Reds.

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Thai Show with Oai November 2, 2014 | 3:00 p.m.
On Global Roots Radio

An exploration of Thailand

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History of the Mind & Reversing the Aging Process November 2, 2014 | 5:00 am
On Exploration

Today we will discuss the history of the mind and answer the question, "Can aging be reversed?"

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Igniting And Sustaining Your Genius with Michael Gelb, Ph.D. November 3, 2014 | 5:00 am
On New Dimensions

“Some people had that energy when they were younger but the pilot light has gone…I’ve put together the most essential, most powerful, most useful things I’ve learned in my life about how you can develop a creative mind set, and how you can supercharge these most powerful, creative tools [by raising your] Qi.”

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Adrian Belew November 5, 2014 | 6:00 am
On Your Morning Buzz: Wednesday

Mike Murphy spends some time with gutiarist, Adrian Belew and spins some music that he is feature on, including King Crimson, and the Tom Tom Club.

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“Media, Capitalism and the Environment” with David Barsamian November 5, 2014 | 12:00 pm
On All Souls Forum

As global warming accelerates and carbon-fueled capitalism shows itself incapable of making necessary changes to protect the planet, we need to think about a different economic system.

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Inalienable: Belonging to the Earth Community | JOANNA MACY Inalienable: Belonging to the Earth Community JOANNA MACY November 7, 2014 | 9:30 am
On Bioneers

Deep Ecology extends an inalienable right to life to all beings. Yet as the naturalist Aldo Leopold observed, “One of the penalties of an ecological education is that one lives alone in a world of wounds.” Either harden your shell, or be a doctor. Joanna Macy decided to be an Earth doctor. A systems theorist, author and lifelong activist, she describes how healing the world and healing your heart and soul go hand in hand.

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MSG ’82, Spring 1990 November 7, 2014 | 9:00 pm
On Grateful Dead Hour

The Dead in 1982 & 1990 plus some 1975 jerry Garcia Band.

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Return to India with Venkat Manda. November 9, 2014 | 3:00 p.m.
On Global Roots Radio

Venkat Manda share more Indian music with us, as well as happenings in the Indian community in the Kansas City area.

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Samoa November 16, 2014 | 3:00 p.m.
On Global Roots Radio

Find out about Samoan culture, both in Kansas City, and Samoa.

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The Road to Ethiopia November 23, 2014 | 3:00 p.m.
On Global Roots Radio

Helen Gebre-Amlak returns with more of the magic that is Ethiopia

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Leftover Turkey November 30, 2014 | 3:00 p.m.
On Global Roots Radio

Serdar Tuncten and Gerald Trimble return with more Turkish culture.

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Viet Nam December 7, 2014 | 3:00 p.m.
On Global Roots Radio

Megan Bui brings us the Vietnamese culture and community in the Kansas City Metro area.

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