<![CDATA[Opinion | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/ The Kansas City Star newspaper and KansasCity.com in Kansas City, MO bring you Opinion. en-us Copyright 2015 The Kansas City Star Wed, 21 Jan 2015 22:58:03 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 21 Jan 2015 22:58:03 CST Opinion 60 Lee Judge cartoons: January-June 2015 http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorial-cartoons/lee-judge/article5293890.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 01 Jan 2015 12:45:17 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorial-cartoons/lee-judge/article5293890.html Gov. Sam Brownback embarks on unpromising Kansas tour about jobs and tax cuts http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article8030481.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 25 Jan 2015 06:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article8030481.html The Monday Poll: Evaluating President Obama’s State of the Union speech http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article8031216.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 25 Jan 2015 09:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article8031216.html Readers’ habits mold the news on Facebook http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/public-editor/article8018763.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 26 Dec 1999 11:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/public-editor/article8018763.html Letter of the Week: Boost funding for school arts http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article8030202.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 25 Jan 2015 08:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article8030202.html Gov. Sam Brownback’s boast about Kansas job growth rings hollow http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article8030766.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 24 Jan 2015 08:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article8030766.html Few people really understand this muddled budget crisis in Kansas http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-rose/article8025033.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 24 Jan 2015 08:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-rose/article8025033.html Jonah Goldberg: President Obama is still reading from the same old boring script http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article8025534.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 24 Jan 2015 08:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article8025534.html Readers share views on the Postal Service, Kathleen Sebelius and anti-gun moms http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article8028261.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 24 Jan 2015 08:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article8028261.html Capitol Watch: Missouri and Kansas legislatures talk freedom and engage in follies http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article8030199.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 23 Jan 2015 18:12:14 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article8030199.html John Boehner and Benjamin Netanyahu’s ill-timed dance over Iran http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article8011953.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 23 Jan 2015 14:30:13 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article8011953.html Labor trouble at the Golden Arches has a wider potential http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article8012739.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 23 Jan 2015 14:40:59 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article8012739.html Diane Bigler: Kansas City area should provide more mental health services http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/midwest-voices/article8020554.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:44:55 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/midwest-voices/article8020554.html Readers share views on Saturday voting, downtown parking and Obamacare http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article8030409.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 23 Jan 2015 09:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article8030409.html Gov. Jay Nixon’s budget proposal spells trouble for Missouri schools http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article7939836.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:13:33 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article7939836.html Measles outbreak at Disney parks shows need for immunization http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article7996368.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:00:52 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article7996368.html Middle East instability grows with Saudi king’s death and new problems in Yemen http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article7994982.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:27:23 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article7994982.html Even without indictments, Ferguson could move the country forward http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article7969182.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 19:31:23 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article7969182.html Jay Nixon needs to follow up strong speech with action in Missouri http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/barbara-shelly/article7909335.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Jan 2015 21:18:27 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/barbara-shelly/article7909335.html Michael Gerson: President Obama’s middle-sized proposals are addressed to middle-class needs http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article7955757.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 16:44:19 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article7955757.html Rekha Basu: Nation’s voting rights laws are headed in the wrong direction http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article7956906.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 16:58:34 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article7956906.html Readers share views on guns, the Bieker family and President Obama’s safety http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article7958874.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 17:21:55 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article7958874.html McCaskill steps up to top-ranking role on the Senate panel once known as Truman Committee http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article7955952.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 16:47:16 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article7955952.html Justice Department declines civil rights charges in Michael Brown case, but problem black males face with police goes on http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article7942248.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:35:36 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article7942248.html City Council should boost fees for race events that block streets http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article7930770.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 10:28:59 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article7930770.html Internet addresses should sometimes break the rules http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/public-editor/article7870815.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Jan 2015 13:45:37 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/public-editor/article7870815.html Kathleen Parker: Even non-Catholics listen when Pope Francis has something to say http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article7887858.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Jan 2015 09:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article7887858.html How do you spell a more vibrant Kansas City region? J-O-B-S http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article7892460.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Jan 2015 17:38:55 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article7892460.html Readers share views on guns, the Keystone pipeline and Star Magazine photos http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article7891635.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Jan 2015 09:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article7891635.html Kansas City Power & Light’s right move on coal helps customers and the environment http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article7891665.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Jan 2015 17:31:58 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article7891665.html