Seg. 1: Regaining The Right To Vote. Seg. 2: Food And Transportation | KCUR

Seg. 1: Regaining The Right To Vote. Seg. 2: Food And Transportation

Sep 6, 2018

Segment 1: Regaining the right to vote is a defining moment of reintegration.

The right to vote is a privilege many Americans take for granted. On this episode, we discuss what regaining the right to vote means to formerly incarcerated individuals.

  • Lamonte McIntyre, KCK resident found innocent after serving 23 years in prison
  • Stephen Barbee, community outreach coordinator, Connections to Success
  • Eli Hager, staff writer, Marshall Project

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Segment 2, beginning at 31:45: Buying groceries can be a logistical nightmare when using public transit. But can that change?

A shiny new grocery store is nice but it doesn't mean much if you can't get to it. We dive into a discussion on the issue of food and transportation in Kansas City.