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.
“Conscious Eating” with Matt Menger September 27, 2017 | 6:00 pm
How we eat can greatly affect our health, our planet, and social justice. Matt Menger will provide practical omnivorous dietary advice that supports our need for more sustainable food systems, ethical cuisine, and healthier daily choices.
Dr. Anthony DiMaggio presents Does Capitalism Have a Future? August 2, 2017 | 6:00 pm
In this presentation, Dr. Anthony DiMaggio will examine sources of the growing crisis of confidence toward US institutions, and explore why a serious discussion of revolutionary politics has failed to materialize. He will discuss the major forces impeding social transformation, including the decline of public education and organized labor, which have been responsible for the deterioration of leftist politics and left public intellectualism.
Guy McPherson – On Habitat Loss and Human Extinction July 26, 2017 | 6:00 pm
What should be our collective response to Earths newest phase of accelerated warming? Dr. Guy McPherson, a conservation biologist has been warning all who would listen that the existing economic model would lead to civilization's collapse and human extinction resulting from loss of habitat due to extreme weather events.
A Town Meeting with Missouri State Representative, Judy Morgan June 21, 2017 | 6:00 pm
Judy Morgan, Missouri State Representative from the 24th district, gave a legislative update on June 1st at All Souls UU Church. KKFI's roving recorder allows us to listen in.
Resistance – Highlights from the Left Forum June 14, 2017 | 6:00 pm
The conference titled Resistance was held in New York City June 2nd through June 4th. It looked at questions of power, strategy and tactics as resistance to Donald Trump rises.The focus of many panels this year was on moving beyond Trump into an examination the system which produced him.