Wednesday at 6:00 pm
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.
Indian Tribes and Environmental Concerns – Professor Elizabeth Kronk-Warner July 15, 2015 | 6:00 pm
Professor Kronk’s research focuses on the intersection of environmental and natural resources law and federal Indian law. Currently, Professor Kronk is engaged in several projects related to the impact of climate change on indigenous people and energy development in Indian country. She spoke on June 14th at the Unitarian Fellowship of Lawrence.
The History of the KXL pipeline in South Dakota July 1, 2015 | 6:00 pm
Robin Martinez spoke at the Anita B. Gorman Discovery Center at a monthly Sierra Club meeting to share the history of the KXL pipeline in South Dakota and the regulatory battle before the South Dakota Public Utilities Commission over construction permitting for the Keystone XL Pipeline.
Weighing the Muslim, Social Activist Gulen Movement with Argun Saatcioglu June 24, 2015 | 6:00 pm
KU Associate Professor Argun Saatcioglu will describe the controversy surrounding the Gulen movement, the clashes between religion and political power, and humanitarian work and religious evangelism.
“Tell Me How to Spend $1.5 Billion” with Jan Marcason June 17, 2015 | 6:00 pm
The Kansas City City Council just adopted a new $1.5 billion budget for next year. The budget is the City’s blueprint for what’s important to voters, but how does the Council figure that out?
“RevolveKC: Getting Kansas Citians on Bikes” with Elizabeth Bejan June 3, 2015 | 6:00 pm
Revolve is a non-profit that believes the bicycle is the simple solution for healthy lifestyle and affordable, earth-friendly transportation.