Flatland reports on Magdalene KC, a home that will provide services to area women entering the mainstream from a life as victims of sex trafficking. The program is based on a successful model in Nashville, Tennessee that was featured on Independent Lens: A Path Appears, which uncovers the harshest forms of gender-based oppression and human rights violations, and solutions ...Continue Reading
Austin City Limits features soulful pop from UK sensation Sam Smith, whose debut album, In the Lonely Hour, was one of only two albums released in 2014 to go platinum, won four Grammys, including Record and Song of the Year, as well as Best New Artist.
Kansas City, Missouri Fifth District Councilwoman Cindy Circo, who will be leaving office later this year after serving two terms, sat down with Mike Shanin on the most recent edition of Ruckus to talk about running for office and what voters should be watching for in the upcoming elections. Below are some of the highlights of that conversation. What ...Continue Reading
Watch the full episode online now: An ancient spark flares in Violet’s heart; while police deepen their probe, Bates tells Anna the truth and a long and painful mystery is solved on this episode of Masterpiece: Downton Abbey. Already watched the episode or just want to get up to speed? Check out the latest Downton ...Continue Reading
A shocking murder reveals the depths of homophobia in Cambridge. Geordie crosses swords with Sidney over conduct of the investigation. Based on the acclaimed novel Sidney Chambers and the Shadow of Death by James Runcie —called “the coziest of cozy murder mysteries” by the New York Times Book Review—Grantchester hearkens back to a simpler England, ...Continue Reading
For the first time in the organization’s history, the Princeton Review has dropped a school from its rankings. The Business School at UMKC has been stripped of four years worth of its Top 25 rankings for falsifying data. Also on this edition of Kansas City Week in Review: New figures show Kansas and Missouri ranking ...Continue Reading