Mike Shanin interviews Mike McShane, Director of Education Policy for the Show-Me Institute, about his book “Educational Entrepreneurship Today“. Then Lisa Johnston, Steve Glorioso, Cynthia Wheeler and Woody Cozad recap the Missouri legislative session, discuss potential candidates for the 2018 race for Kansas governor and analyze new plans for Kemper Arena and the American Royal.
Get the inside story of the creation of ISIS and learn how the U.S. missed the many warning signs. The film uncovers the terror group’s earliest plans, the Islamic radicals who became its leaders, and the American failures to stop ISIS’ brutal rise, all of which led to today’s chaos in Iraq. Watch “FRONTLINE The Secret History ...Continue Reading
In each of six episodes, renowned scientist Stephen Hawking presents three ordinary people with a series of physical and mental challenges to show them how to think like a genius. Professor Stephen Hawking reveals our true potential in a radical new science show which challenges a selection of volunteers and the viewer to think like ...Continue Reading
Deep in the Guatemalan jungle, there’s an organization whose staff works around the clock to try to save and care for injured, orphaned and endangered animals brought to its facility from all over the country. This rescue center, known as ARCAS, is at full capacity with over seven hundred boarders of all shapes and sizes, ...Continue Reading
Did Kansas lawmakers do enough to satisfy the state’s highest court this week? The Kansas Supreme Court gave lawmakers an ultimatum. Make funding equitable or face a shutdown of schools. The court listened to arguments on both sides for more than two-and-a-half hours this week. Did they deliver a verdict? Also on this Friday, May ...Continue Reading
On this edition of Arts Upload: Mary Ann and China Pettway from the renowned Gee’s Bend Quilt collective recently visited Kansas City. This week, Ashley Holcroft finds out how local parishioners made the cross-cultural collaboration possible. We take you to Mission Hills for another installment of My Favorite Fountain that is certainly no ugly duckling. We ...Continue Reading