On this special edition of PBS NewsHour Weekend, in one week two black men killed by police and five Dallas officers were gunned down. Mourning the losses and demanding justice — voices are raised across the country. How can we find common ground? Alison Stewart anchors this one-hour special “America in Black and Blue” from ...Continue Reading
Michael Pollan explores a cure for today’s industrially driven Western diet in In Defense of Food. In this clip, he demonstrates how difficult it can be to tell the difference between foods that are healthy and those that just claim to be.
KCPT’s Fall 2016 primetime schedule is rich in politics, arts, drama and political history, covering a span from the American Revolution to the upcoming presidential election. Fall 2016 brings the highly–anticipated return of Poldark on Masterpiece, whose season 2 continues the story of Captain Ross Poldark (Aidan Turner) in a love story set in windswept ...Continue Reading
It’s been a whirlwind of news. Two cases of African Americans shot dead by police. Then five law enforcement officers gunned down and killed in Dallas. All incidents happening many miles from here but now considered too big not to have a ripple effect. What, if anything, are our local police departments now doing differently? ...Continue Reading
Mike Shanin interviews David Von Drehle, Time magazine’s editor-at-large, about this year’s race for president. Then Terry Riley, Mary Anne Murray Simons, Woody Cozad and Gwen Grant weigh in on the upcoming Republican and Democratic conventions, the battle over voter ID in Missouri, and how the Kansas Supreme Court will respond to the new school ...Continue Reading
Learn to put flavorful, healthy food on the dinner table with Create’s 12-episode marathon of Sara’s Weeknight Meals. From a five-ingredient cookout to savvy sautéing techniques, chef Sara Moulton’s tips, strategies and short cuts will help take the stress out of meal planning. Create marathons air on Saturday from 5-11am, with encores on Saturday from 5pm-11pm and ...Continue Reading