This Segment of The Conversation Is With Timothy Smith

This Segment of The Conversation Is With Timothy Smith

In this segment of The Conversation, we delve into the Kansas City Royals and Chiefs’ proposal for a new downtown stadium and Arrowhead Stadium’s renovation. We explore who spearheaded the marketing campaign within the black community and who advocated for projects like stadium votes. We examine the state of black leadership in Kansas City and […]

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Vote No On The Proposed New Royal Stadium In Downtown Kansas City

I wish to discuss the proposed new Royal Stadium in downtown Kansas City, MO. I relocated here from New York in 1978 and have been a business owner and community leader since then. I owned a candy store at 3027 Prospect, known as the Candy House, before the Lynnwood Shopping Center was established. I ventured […]

Michael Toombs The Conversation with Nia Simone

Michael Toombs The Conversation with Nia Simone

Michael Toombs The Conversation with Nia Simone

“Interview With Lonnie McFadden Part legendary Duo In The Kansas City jazz Scene

“Interview With Lonnie McFadden Part legendary Duo In The Kansas City jazz Scene

“Ronald and Lonnie, known as the McFadden Brothers, are iconic figures in the Kansas City jazz scene. With a career spanning nearly six decades, they have showcased their talents as dancers, singers, and instrumentalists. Raised in the heart of Kansas City’s vibrant jazz culture, they were tutored in tap dancing by their father, the renowned […]

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Interview with Kansas City Filmmaker and Colleague Emiel Cleaver

Emiel Cleaver is a respected filmmaker and musical artist based in Kansas City, Missouri. He has used his video production skills to educate and enlighten by casting a light on Kansas City’s rich, yet complex, Black history. His work includes critically acclaimed documentaries on the Black political organization, Freedom Incorporated, as well as on Bruce […]

Lakeem Wilson, a protégé of Frank Frazier, shares his perspectives on the dialogue concerning the Black community

Lakeem Wilson, a protégé of Frank Frazier, shares his perspectives on the dialogue concerning the Black community

Lakeem Wilson, a protégé of Frank Frazier, shares his perspectives on the dialogue concerning the Black community

Jerome Jones Speaks in “The Conversation”

Jerome Jones Speaks in “The Conversation”

Artist and Art Director Jerome Jones gives his input on today’s issues in the black community.

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