National WWI Museum http://kcur.org en 'War Horse' Salutes World War I's Equine Brigade http://kcur.org/post/war-horse-salutes-world-war-equine-brigade <p>The <a href="http://theworldwar.org/">National World War I Museum</a>, housed at the base of the Liberty Memorial, is this year marking the 100th anniversary of the start of that war. By pure coincidence, the national tour of the Tony Award-winning play <em>War Horse</em> arrives at the Music Hall next month, creating a rare convergence of history and theatricality in Kansas City.</p><p><strong>Confounding the skeptics</strong></p> Wed, 19 Mar 2014 12:51:21 +0000 Steve Walker 52659 at http://kcur.org 'War Horse' Salutes World War I's Equine Brigade National Designation For Liberty Memorial Makes It To Full House http://kcur.org/post/national-designation-liberty-memorial-makes-it-full-house <p>Kansas City Congressman Emmanuel Cleaver says he feels good about the designation of Liberty Memorial as the nation’s official World War One Memorial. The bill made it out of committee this week without any House opposition, but similar measures have had a checkered history.</p><p> Fri, 07 Dec 2012 16:23:31 +0000 Dan Verbeck 28673 at http://kcur.org National Designation For Liberty Memorial Makes It To Full House