Talking Democracy

Join us each week as discussions are held that stimulate civic engagement on Talking Democracy. This 30 minute broadcast is aired live on KFHS, local cable channel 17 on Wednesday’s at 5:00pm (CST). Host Chapman Rackaway, Associate Professor of Political Science, operates on the premises that democracy is messy. The mission of Talking Democracy is to reinvigorate universities and colleges as sites of civic responsibility and engagement.

Topics each week are current, relevant, and stimulate conversation regardless of political party. It’s not about who to be involved with, it’s about being involved. Suggestions for guest speakers or topics are welcome. Send requests to

Miss an episode, watch for the rebroadcast on Channel 17 or view the archives.
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Talking Democracy Schedule

Monday, September 12:
5 PM, Garrett Love

Monday, September 19:
5 PM,Carolyn Campbell and Curt Brungardt

Monday, September 26:
5 PM, Margaret Hoover

Monday, October 3:
5 PM, Tyler Thompson

Monday, October 10:
5 PM, Tyler Stalder

Monday, October 17:
5 PM, Dr. Hammond

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