Tuesday at 06:00 pm
Radio Active Magazine
A locally produced program where activist groups in the Kansas City area present interviews, commentary, editorials, and other thought provoking content on a weekly basis.
Democracy in Chains: An Interview with author Nancy MacLean August 7, 2018 | 06:00 pm
RadioActive host Kim Clause interviews Nancy MacLean, author of the Democracy in Chains, The Deep History of the Radical Right's Stealth Plan for America. In this explosive expose, award-winning historian Nancy MacLean reveals how the ideas of Nobel-Prize winning political economist James McGill Buchanan have been used to undermine the power of voters in a country whose Constitution is founded on the principle 'We the people'. Now, with Mike Pence as Vice President, this chilling movement has a loyalist in the White House, as well supporters in the House, the Senate, a majority of state governments, and the court.
Conversation with House Rep. Rory Rowland, MO D-29 July 24, 2018 | 06:00 pm
RadioActive host Pat Riehle interviews incumbent Missouri Representative Rory Rowland. Rowland will recap the last session, discuss budget issues, so-called paycheck protection legislation, and his take on the coming issue of how driverless cars and trucks will impact the transportation industry.
Kansas City August Primaries July 10, 2018 | 06:00 pm
In this July 10 episode of Radio Active Magazine, hosts Spencer Graves and Susan Sarachek will discuss the August 7 primaries in Kansas and Missouri with Pat Goodwin and Cheryl Barnes of the League of Women Voters of Kansas City / Jackson, Clay and Platte Counties, Missouri. Goodwin and Barnes will discuss their Voter
Guides and Public Forums.
Cosmology, Consciousness & Ecology July 3, 2018 | 06:00 pm
RadioActive host David Mitchell interviews eco-philosopher Professor Lisa da Silva, PhD. Dr. da Silva, a professor of history, ethics and eco-philosophy at the University of San Francisco, discusses ecology from a bio-spiritual perspective.
ACLU Wins Voter Suit against Kobach and files another suit and an Immigration Report June 26, 2018 | 06:00 pm
Micah Kubic, director of the ACLU Kansas Chapter, joins Craig Lubow and Spencer Graves to discuss the recent victory of the Kansas ACLU against Chris Kobach in an important voter rights case in Federal District Court. Second, Ramon Valdez joins Spencer Graves to discuss upcoming activities addressing the immigration child separation policy. Has Trump really ended it with his executive order or just found a way to hide it better? Tune in and find out.
Citizen’s United, Right to Work and Kicking the Koch Habit June 19, 2018 | 06:00 pm
RadioActive magazine host bill Clause and Tom Huffman interview Louise Loyd of American Promise.The goal of American Promise is to win the 28th Amendment to The Constitution to restore American democracy in which we citizens - not money, not corporations, not special interests - govern ourselves.
In the second half of the program, labor activist and educator Judy Ancel will give an update on the fight to defeat Right to Work in Missouri.
Graves was raised on a farm in Cheyenne County, KS, 4
miles from Nebraska and 26 from Colorado. The US Air Force sent him to
Kansas City in 1970. He's an engineer (Missouri license 015720) with a
PhD in statistics, whose research has led him to focus on improving
media funding and governance, including with KKFI. He serves on
multiple committees and is an Associate Programmer with, especially,
Radio Active Magazine.