Upcoming Episodes

Loving Without Limits with Guy Finley October 16, 2018 | 5:00 am
On New Dimensions

Finley explores deescalating painful disagreements and fights in our relationships and gives us tools to transform anger and blame into healthy and fulfilling communication. He shows us a way to stop old, negative patterns in their tracks and leads us into a landscape in which we can deepen the loving bond between ourselves and our partners.

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Tasty Brew Music Radio Show welcomes Sean McDonnell October 16, 2018 | 6:00 am
On The Tasty Brew

It's Pledge Drive Week and Host Diana Linn is going to color outside the lines! She curates the best in Americana/Roots music for KKFI listeners every week from 6 to 8 am Drive Time on Tuesdays on KKFI. There is nothing more rootsy than soul and rhythm and blues and this week's guest, Kansas City's own Sean McDonnell has both in abundance. He will be joining Diana Linn in the 7 am hour to play live and to give the 411 on Groovefest.

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Public Outrage: Laquan McDonalds Place in History; and Neo-Colonial Regime Kill Peaceful Ambazonian Protesters October 16, 2018 | 9:00 am
On Law and Disorder

Jason van Dyke, the Chicago police officer who shot 17-year-old Laquan McDonald 16 times in the back, was found guilty. Southern Cameroons has been under military occupation by the French neo-colonial regime in Cameroon in violation of an agreement to create an equal confederacy.

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Putting Faith – And Freedom – Into Action October 16, 2018 | 12:00 pm
On Interfaith Voices

America’s religious freedom allows people to live out their faiths and act on those beliefs - through passion projects.

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Life on the West Bank: A Personal Account October 16, 2018 | 06:00 pm
On Radio Active Magazine

Ibrahim Shilbaya, a Kansas City American born to Palestinian refugees, tells the story of his grandparents who fled from the Israeli offensive in 1948 and again in 1967. Ibrahim talks about his own visit to family members who live in Jordan and the West Bank, the hardships imposed on Palestinian refugees and his vision of a just resolution to the Palestinian conflict.

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Wednesday MidDay Medley presents Jennifer Owen + Jake Wells + Betse Ellis + Marion Merritt October 17, 2018 | 10:00 am
On Wednesday MidDay Medley

Mark plays The MidCoast Sound from: Amy Farrand & The Like, Jake Wells, Calvin Arsenia, Duncan Burnett, Emmaline Twist, Cuee, Bob & Una Walkenhorst, Shy Boys, Madisen Ward and The Mama Bear, Jametatone, Krystle Warren, Mikal Shapiro, Remy Styrk, Serene Fiend, Stephonne, and FaceFace. Betse Elli & Marion Merritt join us as co-hosts to encourage listeners to call 888-931-0901 to support our Fall Fund Drive. At 10:30, Jennifer Owen of Owen/Cox Dance Group shares details about, "Morena" Oct. 20 & 21 at The Polsky Theatre. At 11:15, Jake Wells shares info about his show at recordBar, Oct. 22, with Calvin Arsenia & Duncan Burnett. Jake Wells is currently appearing on NBC's The Voice, and this year released the EP, Orange and Blue.

On your local radio dial 90.1 FM or
STREAMING LIVE at: kkfi.org

Show #756

Jake Wells photo by Alec Matlock

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ARTSPEAK RADIO 2018 Fall Pledge Drive October 17, 2018 | 12:00 pm
On Artspeak Radio

ARTSPEAK RADIO is in its’ 6th year!! If you tune in weekly, download podcasts, listen online, learn about new and exciting opportunities happening in the creative community, or enjoy listening to one of the many guests featured weekly on ARTSPEAK RADIO then call 888-931-0901 to pledge your support. Online pledges are simple, just go to www.kkfi.org and show us your support for YOUR community radio station.

It's time for you to support this public affair arts program that gives local artists, spoken word poets, painters, sculptors, musicians, arts educators, museums, arts organizations, and so many more the opportunity to discuss their art, their work, chapbooks, events, openings, performances, innovations, and submissions for artistic opportunities. 

SHOW YOUR SUPPORT FOR THIS RADIO STATION NOW by calling 888-931-0901 or make your pledge online at www.kkfi.org

Guests appearing on the program include Angie Jennings, Lea Murphy, Dan Frueh, Silvia Kofler, and Bill Sundahl.

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“Keeping the EPA Going Amidst Political Turmoil” with Kerry Herndon October 17, 2018 | 6:00 pm
On All Souls Forum

Herndon discusses current controversies surrounding the Agency, challenges faced by career staff, and potential results from roll backs on environmental policies.

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Big Scary Momo Show October 17, 2018 | 11:30 pm
On From Ark to Microchip

Cryptozoological roundup featuring Sasquatches, Burmese Monkey Men, and a “blue” Momo (Missouri Monster)—with legendary rocker Joey Skidmore, composer Michael Henry, and the voices of Rhondda Francis and Beth Enloe.

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Ballot Discussion on Missouri Constitutional Amendments on November 6th General Election October 18, 2018 | 9:00 am
On Cowtown Conversations

Join us on Cowtown Conversations as we discuss the Constitutional Amendments for Missouri on the November 6th General Election

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Food Sovereignty at Wounded Knee October 18, 2018 | 12:00 pm
On Sprouts

For thousands of years, Native Americans thrived in self-sustaining communities. Now, many have to make do with whatever food and basic goods can be hauled in by truck.

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Reproductive Justice from El Salvador to the U.S. October 18, 2018 | 12:30 pm
On Making Contact

This week, we hear from a woman who went to prison under El Salvador's current abortion laws, some of the strictest in the world. And, one reproductive justice organization considers the future of reproductive health access under the U.S. Supreme Court.

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Local Showcase: Live and Recorded October 18, 2018 | 8:00 pm
On Local Showcase

Thursday night at 8:00, the Local Showcase will open with an hour long performance by Broken Arrows (featuring KKFI's own Barry Lee) doing an acoustic set here at the KKFI studio! In the final hour, Mixmaster Linc will bring you an excellent selection music recorded by local artists in the same rock & roll, power pop, and Americana vein. Don't miss it!

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Growing Collective Intelligence: Democratizing Technology and Citizen Science October 19, 2018 | 9:30 am
On Bioneers

Designers are creating online software for democratic group decision-making that weaves diverse perspectives into a coherent whole. Join Bioneers in conversation with Ben Knight of Loomio and Shannon Dosemagen of Public Lab.

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Asylum Seekers October 20, 2018 | 2:30 pm
On WINGS

The inclusion of life-threatening domestic and gang violence as reasons for seeking asylum abroad is being weakened and effectively deleted by the current US Attorney General. This documentary covers women who have fled Guatemala to try to access asylum in the USA.

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