The River And The Sea, A Story Of Forgiveness By Julia Laughlin; and Brandon Ellington, Bringing It To The Hood August 21, 2017 | 9:00 am On Jaws of Justice Radio
Julia Laughlin talks about her journey of healing and how she finally was able to come to forgiveness, thirty years after being raped and tortured. Representative Brandon Ellington on two important events in KC.Read More
Reawakening The Spirituality Of Men (ENCORE) with Matthew Fox, Ph.D. August 22, 2017 | 5:00 am On New Dimensions
Matthew Fox, Ph.D. has had his finger on the pulse of western spirituality for decades. When he casts his keen eye on the state of spirituality among men in the twenty-first century, you can be sure he’ll discern the unspoken woundedness, yearning, and passion of the modern warrior.Read More
Bruce Springsteen Americana Style and John Keck/Scott Easterday in the Studio August 22, 2017 | 6:00 am On Your Morning Buzz: Tuesday
Bruce Springsteen may not be the first artist that one associates with the Americana/Roots genres of music but Tasty Brew Music Host Diana Linn is going to show you why he's a perfect fit. Scheduled to join Diana Linn in the studio Tuesday morning August 22 in the 7 am hour, are Kansas City musicians John Keck and Scott Easterday.Read More
Charlottesville, VA Protests Clash: Analysis; and North Korea, the United States, China and Nuclear Weapons August 22, 2017 | 9:00 am On Law and Disorder
Donald Trump and his extreme right supporters suffered a huge defeat in Charlotteville Virginia at a rally called by organizers "unite the right." Donald Trump scared the hell out of us last week with his threat to nuclear bomb North Korea with "fire and fury like the world has never seen."Read More
Net Neutrality and Congress August 22, 2017 | 06:00 pm On Radio Active Magazine
This episode of Radio Active Magazine will discuss efforts to discuss net neutrality with people who represent major portions of the KKFI listening area in the US Congress.
KKFI's phone lines will be open for comments by people who want to ask what they can do or discuss want they have done on this issue: The number to call is 816-931-KKFI (i.e., 816-931-5534).
This discussion is supported locally by the Friends of Community Media (FCM) and nationally by “BattleForTheNet.com”.
FCM will host a Forum dedicated to this issue on Saturday, September 16, 5-6:30 PM, in the KKFI Annex, 3901 Main St., KCMO 64111: Park and enter in the rear.
This August 22 episode and the September 16 Forum will provide anyone interested an opportunity to ask questions or discuss what you have done or plan to do to contact your representatives in the US House and Senate about this issue. An easy way for you to get involved is via “BattleForTheNet.com”, if you have not already signed up with them. If you have done that or have questions about how to do that, please call 816-931-5534 August 22 between 6 and 6:30 PM or check “BattleForTheNet.com” and / or come to the September 16 event mentioned above.Read More
Adam Johnson, Keri Leigh Merritt on Charlottesville August 22, 2017 | 6:30pm On Counterspin
The horror of the “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville—what led to it, and what could lead away from it?Read More
White Privilege August 23, 2017 | 9:00 am On Alternative Radio
Michael Eric Dyson is University Professor of Sociology at Georgetown University, teaching courses in theology, English, and African American studies. A dynamic speaker, he lectures widely. Among his many books are Know What I Mean?: Reflections on Hip-Hop, April 4, 1968: Martin Luther King's Death and How it Changed America, The Black Presidency and Tears We Cannot Stop.Read More
Parker’s Planet 1: Yardbird in the Space Age, Part 1 August 23, 2017 | 11:30 pm On From Ark to Microchip
A totally new, inspirational way of thinking—a fresh, freedom-loving and articulate voice, as diaphanous as mist and as hard as nails—came shimmering up the river from twilit New Orleans…Read More
Closer to Truth Radio Hour Series 2 (Part 4 of 10) What Would an Infinite Cosmos Mean? August 24, 2017 | 5:00 am On World Possibilities
We know that our Universe is unfathomably large, but could it be literally infinite in size? In part one, we ask: What Would an Infinite Cosmos Mean? It seems more and more likely that our Universe is not the only one " and that perhaps there are an unlimited number of other Universes. In part two, we ask: Must Mulitple Universes Exist?Read More
Alicia Garza: On Historical Amnesia, and Fighting White Supremacy August 24, 2017 | 12:30 pm On Making Contact
The events in Charlottesville, Virginia are another example of the extremist display by white supremacists and Nazis--groups emboldened by President Trump. We interview Alicia Garza, Special Projects director for the National Domestic Workers Alliance, and one of the founding leaders of Black Lives Matter, and learn how we can move forward through organizing.Read More