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All Souls Forum
The All Souls Unitarian Universalist Forum, Kansas City’s longest ongoing conversation, has offered a platform for the discussion of significant issues since 1943. Guest speakers typically focus on issues of political, social justice, moral, educational and artistic significance. Each presentation is followed by questions and discussion.
Hiroshima / Nagasaki Remembrance 2018 August 8, 2018 | 6:00 pm
To mourn and to give hope, PeaceWorks led the Hiroshima/Nagasaki Remembrance Aug. 5 at Loose Park Lagoon in Kansas City, Missouri. A mix of message and history, this year’s annual observance sought to abolish nuclear weapons worldwide.
Medicare for All Town Hall Meeting August 1, 2018 | 6:00 pm
This episode of All Souls Forum includes audio from the Medicare For All Town Hall meeting held on Monday, July 3oth featuring Dr Ed Weisbart of Physicians for National Health Program with added commentary by congressional candidates Winston Apple and Brent Welder, The town hall was sponsored by health Care Now and co-sponsored by Democratic Socialists of America and Our Revolution.
Chicago Committee Against War & Racism Press Conference + KC Anti-Trump Rally July 25, 2018 | 6:00 pm
Press Conference: 50 Years Since the Democratic Convention in Chicago, and Missy Koonce and Jason Kander from yesterday's anti-Trump rally
Peter Lumsdaine discussed nuclear disarmament with PeaceWorks Kansas City July 18, 2018 | 6:00 pm
On July 6 at the Community Christian Church, Peter Lumsdaine discussed "Turning the clock back from midnight: How we can address the crisis of 2018 and renew eco / justice / peace work for the 21st century." The event was organized in part by PeaceWorks-Kansas City.
Kansas Gubernatorial Candidates July 11, 2018 | 6:00 pm
A forum featuring eight of the eighteen Kansas gubernatorial candidates was held in the Johnson County Central Resource Library last Saturday, July 7. Roughly 250 people came for a room with seating capacity for 150. Roughly 200 listened for over two hours as candidates answered questions. This episode of All Souls Forum will feature each candidates answers to the first three questions plus opening and closing remarks.
Kevin Ovenden on Israeli Pinkwashing : Gay Rights in Israel Are Fiction without Palestinian Rights June 20, 2018 | 6:00 pm
British activist Kevin Ovenden, longtime anti-war organizer for Palestinian and LGBTQ rights provides historical context to Israel's campaign to counter the BDS movement by promoting Israel as a destination for fun seeking LGBTQ community members. Contrary to the government's propaganda, Kevin speaks of the hostility that the orthodox and settler communities hold toward LGBTQs .