Documentary / Special Broadcasts Archive

KCPW Presents: “A Different Kind of Coming Out: A ‘Nancy’ Pride Special” (6/7/19)

Coming out means taking a risk and sharing something deeply personal with another person. In this hour-long episode of Nancy, the critically

KCPW Presents: “Can We Talk? – Talking to White Kids About Race and Racism” (5/24/19)

Many white parents have never learned how to talk about race and racism with their kids. Their silence perpetuates racism—but it can

KCPW Presents: “Can We Talk? – Loneliness” (5/17/19)

This hour-long program is about loneliness: what it is, why so many of us feel it, and the surprising toll loneliness takes

KCPW Presents: “Can We Talk? – Apologies” (5/10/19)

We all make mistakes. Knowing how to mend our relationships is vital to the mental health of our families and communities. This

KCPW Presents: “Can We Talk? – Asking for Help” (5/3/19)

This hour-long program is about asking for help: why it’s so hard to admit when we need something from another person, and

KCPW Presents: “Re:sound — Skateboarding Beatles” (4/26/19)

This hour, the most famous chord in pop music, swimming pools, skateboarders and more! The Pool and the Stream by Avery Trufelman

KCPW Presents: “Autism Grows Up” (4/19/19)

2013 Sigma Delta Chi Award winning one-hour documentary explores what’s happening twenty years after a sharp rise in autism rates. Thousands of

KCPW Presents: “DEBATE: Should the Republican Party Re-Nominate Trump?” (4/12/19)

Former Senator Jeff Flake and the New York Times’ Bret Stephens team up to argue the motion, “The Republican Party Should Not

KCPW Presents: “Just Eat It: Why food waste matters” (4/5/19)

Presented by The Water Main from American Public Media, and hosted by Marketplace’s Jed Kim, “Just Eat It” presents the environmental challenges

KCPW Presents: “The Pulse – Between Life and Death” (3/29/19)

Often we think of life and death as opposite sides of a coin — categories as final as they are discrete. But