Seg. 1: Mister Rogers' Neighborhood. Seg. 2: History Of Women's Activism In KC | KCUR

Seg. 1: Mister Rogers' Neighborhood. Seg. 2: History Of Women's Activism In KC

Jul 26, 2018

Segment 1: Fred Rogers and his television show influenced generations of viewers.

Won't you be my neighbor? That's a lyric to the theme song of Mister Rogers' Neighborhood, a children's television program that spanned decades in the mid-1900's. On this episode, we learn the impact Fred Rogers had on the lives of children and educators across the country.

  • Angee Simmons, Vice President of Education and Engagement, KCPT

Segment 2, beginning at 36:36: History of women's activism in Kansas City. 

Beginning after the Civil War, women's activism in Kansas City progressed in a way unlike other cities in America.