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Do Protests Work?

Over the past month, protests have dominated the news worldwide. For instance, in Hong Kong, protests against the government have escalated dramatically,...

UM system workers organize for higher wages

The union representing MU, UMKC, and University Hospital maintenance workers held a rally on the MU campus last week in support of...

One arrested after protest at on-campus event

Lucas Cuni-Mertz & Chelsea Engstrom One person was injured and arrested following a protest at...

Fireside chat blazes on despite protest

While UM President Choi and Interim Chancellor and Provost Bichelmeyer discussed UMKC’s future during Friday afternoon’s fireside chat, some protesters temporarily got in the...

Organization gathers on campus to protest sexual assault, university responds

A small crowd of students and community members strived to emphasize a big message Monday afternoon: their anger with the university response to last...

Facebook VP inspires business majors, owners

Local business owners and UMKC students gathered at Bloch Hall this Thursday to hear some words of wisdom from a high-profile speaker: Facebook Vice...

Dispelling myths of activism

With racially charged protests erupting, it looks as if another Civil Rights Moment might define the 21st century. UMKC professors Rebecca Davis and Sandra...

Q&A: Jesse Paris Smith talks music, activism

Jesse Paris Smith is the daughter of award-winning musician and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Patti Smith. In this exclusive interview with...

Islamic-American advocacy groups come together for Rohingya Muslims

Protestors gathered in Kansas City last week to call on representatives from the area to address ongoing violence in Myanmar. Since an attack against border...

Outrage erupts in Tonganoxie over the Tyson chicken plant

Hundreds gathered in Tonganoxie last Friday evening to protest the construction of a Tyson chicken plant scheduled for next year. Willie Dove and his other...

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Album review: “Sound The Alarm, Vol. 1: Louder Feelings”

When the Black Lives Matter movement swept the country this summer, musical artists from cities across the nation joined the march. Many...

Occupy KC protests come to a temporary stop

Protestors took over the steps of City Hall during a 21-day occupation protest for police reform, turning a portion of downtown Kansas...

The NFL arms race continues

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers shocked the NFL world on Friday by signing former All-Pro wide receiver Antonio Brown. Brown agreed to a...

Trump and Biden square off in final presidential debate

President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden took the same stage last Thursday in the final presidential debate.