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.
Move to Amend + International Women’s Day preview. March 3, 2015 | 06:00 pm
Mike Dean of Move to Amend will give an update on the movement to amend the U.S. Constitution to overturn the Citizen's United decision. Also, Sharon Lockhart, host of KKFI's Every Woman, will give a preview of activities that will happen on International Women's Day, on Sunday, March 8th.
TPP and NAACP February 24, 2015 | 06:00 pm
Radio Active Magazine host Bill Clause will interview Cross Border Network Activist Judy Ancel about the devastating impact the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement will have on working people. The second guest, Richard Mabion, President of the Kansas City KS NAACP, will explain his efforts of combining the struggle for racial justice with the struggle to ameliorate the damage of climate change.
The 17th Annual Homelessness Marathon February 17, 2015 | 06:00 pm
America's only national broadcast focusing on homelessness and poverty will broadcast live from Sarasota, FL, starting at 6p.m., on Tuesday, February 17, 2015 and ending 14 hours later, at 8a.m., on Wednesday, February 18th.
Call in numbers for the broadcast will be-
If you're housed or homeless: 877-NOBODY-8 (877-662-6398)
If you're homeless, formerly homeless, or afraid you're about to be homeless, you can also call: 866-LEFT-OUT (866-533-8688)
Yes, You Can Live in Kansas City Without Owning a Car February 10, 2015 | 06:00 pm
Host janet Rogers of Transit Action Network speaks with Sarah Madrid, Mike Lewyn, and David Johnson about how they use public transit to manage without a car in the Kansas City region.
RadioActive past, present, and future February 3, 2015 | 06:00 pm
Hosts and contributors to RadioActive Magazine discuss past, present, and future shows and issues of this locally produced community radio program that has provided local activists and organizations a venue to present their activities, history, and goals to the Kansas City community during the last year and a half.
5th Anniversary of the Citizens United Supreme Court Decision January 20, 2015 | 06:00 pm
Dan Connolly presents a discussion by Mary Lindsey and Mike Dean of the Kansas City chapter of Move To Amend concerning the 5th anniversary of the Supreme Court's Citizens United decision that established that money is speech. Join us for a review of the history of corporate personhood, how the Supreme Court's decision has affected our democracy, and the future of Move To Amend.
“An Edifice Which Produces Beggars Needs Restructuring” January 13, 2015 | 06:00 pm
Join Sharon Lockhart, host of KKFI's Every Woman (Saturday's at 3 p.m., as she interviews Ira Harritt, Exec. Director of American Friends Service Committee, and others on the Martin Luther King Community Forum to be held Monday, January 19th 3:30 p.m. at Metropolitan Missionary Baptist Church, 2310 E. Linwood Blvd, KCMO. Learn what local organizations are doing to change the systemic roots of injustice and to revive a Poor People’s campaign. Find out about the Move the Money Campaign, the plight of budget cuts, the austerity of poverty, and ways we can work together to reduce poverty and create greater economic justice.
Transit Civil Rights & Environmental Justice January 6, 2015 | 06:00 pm
Do you know how the Civil Rights Act of 1964 relates to transit? What is Environmental Justice? How do you recognize when your Transit Civil Rights are violated and what can you do to remedy the situation?
Janet Rogers of Transit Action Network speaks with Marc Brenman, a retired senior policy advisor for civil rights in the office of the US Secretary of Transportation about how civil rights and environmental justice relate to transit. Marc currently writes, teaches and consults on human rights issues.
SPARK (Senior Peers Actively Renewing Knowledge) December 30, 2014 | 06:00 pm
Join host Mike Nickells as he interviews three members of SPARK (Senior Peers Actively Renewing Knowledge) and discuss the organization's mission, history, class schedule, and the fine work they do in the greater Kansas City area: Jan Parks, Rene Goldman (former board member), and Bill Wright (former president). SPARK’s philosophy is to provide, at modest cost, learning and fun social experiences for participants. There are no prerequisites, tests or grades for classes. Instructors are members or volunteers who have a strong interest in a particular topic. SPARK partners with the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC.) This allows SPARK to have an LLI in a collegiate environment supported by the intellectual and cultural resources of the university.
Craig Lubow is a criminal defense and family law attorney in Kansas. Craig has been a progressive activist since the early 1970s, starting in the War Resisters’ League. Craig serves on the executive committee of the Kanza Group of the Kansas Sierra Club.