Saturday at 4:00 pm
Urban Connections conducts guest interviews covering issues affecting our local, national, international and global communities from a Black perspective. Subjects include current events, trends, history, education, economics, science, political science, health, race, law and more.
Sankofa Show: Is the American Dream at the Expense of the American Negro? April 6, 2019 | 4:00 pm
Urban Connections re-broadcasts the historic debate between James Baldwin and William F. Buckley, Jr. at Cambridge University in 1965.
Is the American Dream at the Expense of the American Negro?
Larry Lester, historian, author, activist, preserving the African American experience. February 23, 2019 | 4:00 pm
Larry Lester, historian, author, activist, discusses his work in preserving the African American experience.
Clovis E. Semmes, PhD, author, educator, on the end of Black Studies at U.S. universities. February 16, 2019 | 4:00 pm
Dr. Clovis Semmes, discusses his latest book, The End of Black Studies: Conceptual, Theoretical, and Empirical Concerns on Urban Connections public affairs program.
African Storytelling & The Soul of a Butterfly January 26, 2019 | 4:00 pm
Damron Russel Armstrong, Producing Artistic Director of The Black Repertory Theatre of Kansas City, revisits us with a discussion on the history of African storytelling and the unfolding of theatre.
In addition, we celebrate the birthday of the soul of a butterfly, Muhammad Ali.