Tutoring Kids In The Urban Core, Marijuana In The Show-Me State, And Statehouse Blend Missouri | KCUR

Tutoring Kids In The Urban Core, Marijuana In The Show-Me State, And Statehouse Blend Missouri

Nov 22, 2016

Brad Grabs went from teaching theology at Rockhurst High School to creating The Learning Club of KCK because he's "always has a heart for people on the margins," he says.
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After being mugged by two teenagers, one educator sought understanding instead of revenge, and founded The Learning Club of KCK, which tutors at-risk children in the neighborhoods where they live. Then, the 2016 elections were kind to marijuana, just not in Missouri. Advocate groups NORML KC and New Approach Missouri are looking to change that. Finally, Statehouse Blend Missouri sits down with House Minority Leader Gail McCann Beatty.