Jackie Robinson VIDEO
Jackie Robinson tells the story of Jack Roosevelt Robinson, who rose from humble origins to break baseball’s color barrier and waged a fierce lifelong battle for first-class citizenship for all African Americans that transcends even his remarkable athletic achievements. “Jackie Robinson is the most important figure in our nation’s most important game,” said Ken Burns. “He gave us our first lasting progress in civil ...Continue Reading
August or November? Is that really the only decision Kansas City leaders have left to make when it comes to the future of KCI? The drumbeat for putting a more than one billion dollar terminal plan before voters continued this week, with planners insisting that the new design will be almost as convenient as the existing ...Continue Reading
Mike Shanin interviews Greg Orman, former Kansas Senate candidate, about the upcoming release of his book, A Declaration of Independents: How We Can Break the Two-Party Stranglehold and Restore the American Dream. Jamekia Kendrix, Steve Mirakian, Gwen Grant and Patrick McInerney discuss a Wall Street Journal column lamenting the lack of impressive presidential candidates, the challenges ...Continue Reading
On the next episode of Feast TV, get a look at the Grape & Wine Institute at University of Missouri-Columbia, where the next vintage of winemakers is learning how to produce world-class American wines. Plus, we visit one of the region’s newest coopers, Hoffmeister Barrelworks, where the founder is hand-making white-oak barrels in Ste. Genevieve County. Visits to Stone ...Continue Reading
Make an Easy Lemon Tart VIDEO
When life hands you lemons (and even when it doesn’t), make this easy lemon tart from Kitchen Explorers.
Alzheimer’s ravages the minds of over 40 million victims worldwide. Join scientists as they untangle the cause of this tragic illness and go behind the scenes of major drug trials to discover the therapies that may slow and even prevent the disease. In this clip from NOVA: Can Alzheimer’s Be Stopped?, family members describe what it’s ...Continue Reading