The Anti-Defamation League and the Midwest Center for Holocaust Education have partnered for a second year with KCPT to host Echoes and Reflections, a multimedia program that provides US secondary educators with professional development and print and online resources to teach about the Holocaust in today’s classrooms. This no-cost, day long workshop opportunity for area teachers provides the tools they ...Continue Reading
The Fidel Castro Tapes VIDEO
In 1959, Fidel Castro rose to power in Cuba. He has been one of the most controversial figures in the world ever since. This is the story of the Cuban dictator’s turbulent career, told in part through media reports, rare images and recordings.
This month, Janet Saidi joined KCPT as VP of News. Janet will lead the Hale Center for Journalism, providing editorial vision for KCPT’s news initiatives across all platforms. As a professor at the Missouri School of Journalism, Janet ran an award-winning NPR-affiliate newsroom that consisted of 8 news team members and served as an innovation ...Continue Reading
Paul O’Neill shows the past, present and future of the Trans-Siberian Orchestra (TSO) through live video and interview segments taken over the last couple of years during their annual Winter Tour and from their debut rock theater tour “Beethoven’s Last Night” which was filmed in Dallas, Texas, on May 2, 2010. Get a sneak peak ...Continue Reading
Australian Pink Floyd, the worldwide-touring tribute band, recreates the musical and visual concert experience of one of rock music’s most iconic groups. Featuring founding members Steve Mac and Jason Sawford, the band has been performing the Pink Floyd catalogue for more than 20 years and has played to more than three million fans worldwide. Experience ...Continue Reading
This week on Ruckus, Mike Shanin and Ruckettes Mary O’Halloran,Woody Cozad, Tony Botello and Marcus Leach discuss topics: Kansas Gubernatorial Race, Dan Cofran says he may run for KCMO Mayor, NY Times says Downtown KC is cool; Headline interview with Dr. Christopher Kuehl (Ph.D.), an economist with Armada Corporate Intelligence.