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AFSC’s final display of Eyes Wide Open & Turning Combat Boots into Ploughshares recap

This past Sunday November 10th, AFSC did their final display of “Eyes Wide Open” (the Kansas & Missouri boots) at the Mill Creek Park. It consisted of over 200 combat boots representing the soldiers who died from Missouri and Kansas in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars and shoes to represent the civilians who also died […]

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National Socialist Movement show their Hate in Kansas City today November 9th

National Socialist Movement member tears a Jewish prayer shawl (Tallit) down the middle while protesters shout and boo. Then another NSM steps on it and kicks it. All at today’s rally in downtown Kansas City in front of the Jackson County Courthouse.

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Check out the Voices of The Wakarusa Wetlands

Dr. Daniel Wildcat from Voices of the Wakarusa Wetlands on Vimeo. Also check out their facebook page. They are in the middle of doing another series of videos that they are posting on people’s thoughts and feelings about the Wakarusa Wetlands also know as the Baker-Haskell Wetlands. Here’s the link:¬†www.facebook.com/voicesofthewakarusawetlands

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Free screening of “Money for Nothing: Inside the Federal Reserve” at UMKC Monday Oct. 21st 5pm

UMKC is holding a FREE screening of award-winning documentary “Money for Nothing: Inside the Federal Reserve” Monday Oct. 21st at 5pm in the student union theater. The address is 5100 Cherry St., Kansas City, MO. The director, Jim Bruce along with economic professors Bill Black (who is in the movie), Stephanie Kelton and Randall Wray […]

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Kansas City Premiere of “Inequality for All” is Friday October 11th @ 7:30PM at the Tivoli

This award winning documentary by Robert Reich is about the widening income gap in america and how it is affecting our society. The priemiere screening here in KC is going to be at the Tivoli this friday at 7:30pm and will also have a post-screening discussion moderated by UMKC Law Professor William K. Black and […]

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Over 100 protesters came together for the Draw the Line action this weekend

This action took place down near the City Market and then marched across the Town of Kansas bridge, then down to the edge of the Missouri River and along the shore for about a half mile or so. The protesters came to speak out about the Keystone XL pipeline being built across the U.S. to […]

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