Acknowledging that Kansas City is still divided along racial lines, Our Divided City takes the audience into the story of the high rates of violent crime in the segregated black community east of Troost Avenue and asks whether enough is being done to make its neighborhoods safe. A spotlight is shone on a new alliance that includes law enforcement ...Continue Reading
President Barack Obama delivered his final State of the Union address Tuesday, looking ahead to America’s future. Visit the PBS NewsHour web site for complete coverage of last night’s address.
“If it’s wearing a pink hat and a red nose, and it plays a guitar upside down, I will go and look at it.” Longtime record executive and the author of Off The Record Joe Smith interviews David Bowie on Ziggy Stardust in this animated archive from Blank on Blank:
KCPT brings you an hour of the best of in-studios and interviews heard on The Bridge —and Kansas City’s new local music show, Eight One Sixty with Chris Haghirian — alongside works from local filmmakers and features on arts and culture in Kansas City. Bridge TV is a new way to discover and enjoy live ...Continue Reading
KCPT, The Center for Investigative Reporting (CIR) and Kansas City’s The Living Room Theater present “StoryWorks KC,” a project that will explore and bring to the stage the story of the 1988 explosion in south Kansas City that caused the tragic deaths of six Kansas City firefighters. The production is inspired by the Kansas City ...Continue Reading
The ‘Help Wanted’ sign goes out in Jackson County for a new leader. That after Mike Sanders abruptly calls it quits after serving nine years as county executive. Also on this Friday, Jan. 8 edition of Kansas City Week in Review at 7:30pm and the rebroadcast Sunday at 11am: One is too many. But 109? We ...Continue Reading