Tuesday at 6:00 p.m.
Note: This program ceased production with the last show on April 1, 2014. Check out Radio Active Magazine for more shows featuring local activist organizations.
We are a local activism show that came out of the Occupy movement here in Kansas City. We cover actions and issues that happen in or effect the Kansas City area. If you are curious about what’s happening in the local activism scene tune into the Mic Check show every Tuesday at 6:00 pm. If you have any questions or comments about the show email us.
Connecting For Good November 19, 2013 | 6:00 p.m.
We chat to Michael Liimatta, co-founder of the non-profit group Connecting For Good about what his organization is doing to help close the digital divide here in Kansas City.[social_share url="http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/connecting-for-good/" title="Connecting For Good"/]
Freethinkers of Color/ NSM Rally November 12, 2013 | 6:00 p.m.
We will be talking with some members of Freethinkers of Color about skepticon, among other topics.[social_share url="http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/freethinkers-of-color-nsm-rally/" title="Freethinkers of Color/ NSM Rally"/]
Citizen Koch October 1, 2013 | 6:00 p.m.
The controversial film, Citizen Koch: A Film About Money, Power, & Democracy had its funding pulled from PBS, but they surpassed their Kickstarter fundraising goal in three days. Filmmaker, Tia Lessin talks of the film's trials and tribulations on this week's program.[social_share url="http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/citizen-koch/" title="Citizen Koch"/]
Kansas City Occupy Anniversary September 24, 2013 | 6:00 p.m.
The second anniversary of the Occupy movement, especially here in Kansas City, is both analyzed and celebrated.[social_share url="http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/kansas-city-occupy-anniversary/" title="Kansas City Occupy Anniversary"/]
Mike Nickells is one of the producers of the Mic Check show. He has lived in Kansas City for the last 19 years. As a local activist who works many groups including OccupyKC, Peaceworks and Friends of Community Media believes that a strong connected community media is essential to a healthy society.