<![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 2014 The Kansas City Star Tue, 17 Jun 2014 12:42:18 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Tue, 17 Jun 2014 12:42:18 CDT Opinion 60 Lee Judge cartoons: May-December 2014 http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorial-cartoons/lee-judge/article375438.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 19 May 2014 18:37:27 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorial-cartoons/lee-judge/article375438.html Gov. Sam Brownback’s tax cut act shouldn’t play well in Johnson County http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2173533.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:24:47 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2173533.html Selection of architect is another big step in UMKC’s downtown campus plan http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article2172545.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:46:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article2172545.html Zoltan Krompecher: Ode to the retiring leader of U.S. Army band http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/midwest-voices/article2173179.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:07:55 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/midwest-voices/article2173179.html Roger Goodell has zero credibility on domestic violence solutions for NFL http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2171804.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:19:13 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2171804.html Readers share thoughts on Democrats, Super Bowl dreams and harassment http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2173709.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:33:55 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2173709.html New Kansas jobs report bad news for Sam Brownback, good news for Paul Davis http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2164719.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:47:56 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2164719.html Kris Kobach’s shameful bid to protect GOP’s Pat Roberts embarrasses Kansas http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2163541.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 06:30:54 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2163541.html Readers share thoughts on Sprint, police chases and innovation http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2157883.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2157883.html Kansas Supreme Court ruling is a victory for Greg Orman and a defeat for Pat Roberts http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2157926.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:24:52 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2157926.html Proposed ordinance would curb harassment for bicyclists, pedestrians, wheelchair operators on KC streets http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2157832.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2157832.html Lawsuits show how online payday lenders fleece consumers http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/barbara-shelly/article2156945.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:39:47 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/barbara-shelly/article2156945.html Michael Gerson: Assisted suicide preys on those most vulnerable http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2156787.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2156787.html Ayn Rand goes to the movies http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/public-editor/article2171486.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:58:33 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/public-editor/article2171486.html NFL must play lead role to end the abuse of women http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2158630.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 19:18:31 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2158630.html Dancing to ‘Happy’ in Iran will have to go underground to escape oppression http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2165381.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:55:26 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2165381.html Judy Sherry honored for efforts to curb gun violence http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2164858.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:00:48 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2164858.html The ill effects of politics on health care http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2156889.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:32:10 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2156889.html Security alerts, watchfulness follow renewed U.S. bombings in Middle East http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2151131.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:44:09 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2151131.html District of Columbia gets no respect on Capitol Hill http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2150338.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:06:33 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2150338.html Meaning of ‘Border War’ doesn’t reach far outside Missouri, Kansas http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/public-editor/article2142876.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:34:44 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/public-editor/article2142876.html Online payday lenders face payback with federal litigation http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2143313.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:00:53 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2143313.html Kathleen Parker: Mark Sanford’s ongoing soap opera, starring himself http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2142889.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:35:18 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2142889.html Civic leaders’ bluster can look a little arrogant http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2142819.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:30:42 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2142819.html Readers share thoughts on the Bible, Royals broadcasts and immigration http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2143509.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:07:02 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2143509.html New exhibit at Kansas City’s Nelson-Atkins presents the astounding art of the Plains Indians http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2143220.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:53:20 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2143220.html U.S. to help curb Ebola crisis in West Africa http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2139010.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 10:37:45 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2139010.html Editorial — Shortfall could hurt services in Johnson County http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article2133867.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:42:36 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article2133867.html Should websites be considered verified info? http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/public-editor/article2130932.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:21:55 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/public-editor/article2130932.html Darryl Burton: Two recent exonerations cause new concern about the death penalty http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article2129529.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:35:38 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article2129529.html Independence stun gun case shows the need for more statistics on police behavior http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2132021.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:16:16 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2132021.html This 49-word bombshell from Anheuser-Busch just sent chills down the NFL’s spine http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2128144.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:09:57 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2128144.html Readers share thoughts on Sen. Claire McCaskill, employer compliance and Mayor Sly James http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2130737.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 12:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2130737.html Don’t let Kansas lawmaking bullies succeed at censorship in Johnson County http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2130719.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:06:49 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2130719.html CVS boldly snuffs out tobacco sales at its drugstores http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2128835.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:54:04 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2128835.html Climate change effect: Hurricane damages vacation spot http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2125539.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 12:13:16 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2125539.html Black-tie dinner, awards help to kick off National Hispanic Heritage Month in Kansas City http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2125414.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 11:59:13 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2125414.html Leonard Pitts Jr.: Wondering ‘what if’ as U.S. forces head back to the Middle East http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2117137.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:54:29 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2117137.html Brownback’s deceitful attempt to scare rural Kansans over schools http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2119361.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:50:54 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2119361.html Readers share views on elections, immigration, term limits http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2119025.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2119025.html KC needs clear goals on police officers wearing body cameras http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2118771.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:08:58 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2118771.html Charles Krauthammer: President Obama’s ambivalence hampers mission against Islamic State http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2114901.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:07:14 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2114901.html Marriott may be copping out, but tip the housekeeper anyway http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/barbara-shelly/article2114288.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:05:26 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/barbara-shelly/article2114288.html Anti-harassment ordinance proposed in Kansas City would benefit pedestrians and bicyclists http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2114236.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 11:59:56 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2114236.html Toronto mayor right to drop bid for re-election to focus on his health http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2114038.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 11:26:28 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2114038.html Vote too close to call for independent Scotland http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2113775.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 11:04:02 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2113775.html Print readers are often the most savvy http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/public-editor/article2094210.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 14 Sep 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/public-editor/article2094210.html Appalling drowning of Brandon Ellingson raises safety questions for Missouri http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2106206.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 14 Sep 2014 16:25:23 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2106206.html The Monday Poll: Weigh in on the futures of Ray Rice and Roger Goodell http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2094413.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 14 Sep 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2094413.html Letter of the week: A traffic ticket averted http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2093580.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 14 Sep 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2093580.html Jonah Goldberg: Is the Islamic State really un-Islamic, as President Obama suggested? http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2092911.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 13 Sep 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2092911.html Readers share thoughts on Kris Kobach, the new Iraq war and the KC streetcar design http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2093558.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 13 Sep 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2093558.html Milton Wolf should bring his tea party followers into Pat Roberts’ camp http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-rose/article2093543.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 13 Sep 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-rose/article2093543.html Keep Kansas’ renewable energy mandate and the benefits of wind power http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2093494.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 13 Sep 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2093494.html Don’t rush to embrace the American Royal’s plan to demolish Kemper Arena http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2091376.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Sep 2014 14:40:10 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2091376.html Aimee Patton: Why Chad Taylor really wants out of Kansas' U.S. Senate race http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/midwest-voices/article2093882.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Sep 2014 12:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/midwest-voices/article2093882.html Sleeper in Kansas might upset Senate election calculus http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2071573.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:21:43 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2071573.html Readers share thoughts on the Chiefs, Iraq and the Constitution http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2093463.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Sep 2014 12:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2093463.html Don’t rename Kansas City Police Department’s East Patrol Division http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2094065.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Sep 2014 17:47:27 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2094065.html Missouri legislature overrides veto to liberalize gun laws http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2086901.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Sep 2014 10:22:30 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2086901.html James Brown’s powerful speech about Chiefs’ Jovan Belcher, Ray Rice and domestic violence (with video) http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2086671.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Sep 2014 09:57:41 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2086671.html Gov. Sam Brownback is playing politics with rural schools in Kansas http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2071478.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:18:06 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2071478.html Michael Gerson: President Obama’s course against the Islamic State is reasonable, but late http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2068601.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 16:50:28 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2068601.html Kris Kobach finds controversy in Kansas this time http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/barbara-shelly/article2064681.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 11:52:47 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/barbara-shelly/article2064681.html Readers share thoughts on the Lake of the Ozarks drowning, Egypt and President Obama http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2069269.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 12:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2069269.html Gov. Jay Nixon, women and public safety are big losers in Missouri veto session http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2069240.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 17:35:44 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2069240.html Don’t let Mariner Kemper and Neal Patterson seduce KC taxpayers on Kemper Arena http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2065350.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 12:54:51 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2065350.html Japan should rethink starting nuclear power plants http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2064199.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 11:09:47 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2064199.html TSA, United Airlines owe traveler an apology and KC barbecue for hijacking what he had packed http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2063685.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 10:42:04 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2063685.html President Obama’s measured strategy against the Islamic State is the right approach http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2058536.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 10 Sep 2014 21:09:20 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2058536.html Greg Orman looks for a businesslike, not partisan, approach to the U.S. Senate http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2046461.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 19:56:56 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2046461.html Robert Reich: Will Berkeley take the fizz out of Big Soda? http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2054503.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 10 Sep 2014 15:25:31 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2054503.html New gloomy population forecasts add to Kansas City region’s woes http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2053393.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 10 Sep 2014 14:03:30 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2053393.html Readers share thoughts on Brandon Ellingson’s drowning, KC streetcars and the Kansas retirement fund http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2055137.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 10 Sep 2014 16:20:02 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2055137.html Atlantic City gambling palaces feeling the pinch of changing economics http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2051754.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 10 Sep 2014 11:16:16 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2051754.html Race is on for driverless cars http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2051271.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 10 Sep 2014 10:38:21 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2051271.html Led by Sly James, gun-control allies battle GOP’s NRA lackeys in Jeff City http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2050077.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 10 Sep 2014 10:06:45 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2050077.html Is Missouri whitewashing response to Brandon Ellingson’s drowning death? http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/barbara-shelly/article2043669.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 16:09:49 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/barbara-shelly/article2043669.html United Way’s 2014 campaign goal for Kansas City is to beat last year’s total http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2044301.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 17:11:58 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2044301.html Lawrence A. Levine: In Afghanistan, assume the enemy is watching, waiting http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article2046107.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:56:07 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article2046107.html Long before Ferguson, policing and perceptions differed on basis of race http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2044357.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 17:16:33 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2044357.html Johnson County needs to invest in better parks http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article2044932.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 17:55:48 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article2044932.html Letters to the editor: Yoder, Danedri Herbert’s column, voting in Kansas http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article2044830.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 17:45:57 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article2044830.html Readers sound off on GOP, PTSD, Kansas politics http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2044331.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 17:14:21 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2044331.html National Audubon Society report shows climate change damage to bird species http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2034645.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 12:02:18 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2034645.html Readers react to smoking, government intrusion, school start time http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article1951901.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 08 Sep 2014 17:42:18 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article1951901.html Meat safety at risk from new rules, staffing shortages http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article1945773.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 08 Sep 2014 17:12:29 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article1945773.html Fire NFL’s Roger Goodell for inexcusable handling of Ray Rice assault case http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article1927674.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 08 Sep 2014 16:28:53 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article1927674.html Leonard Pitts Jr.: More than pictures were stolen in celebrity phone-hacking case http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article1907104.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 08 Sep 2014 13:58:22 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article1907104.html Charles Krauthammer: U.S. ambivalence will not halt Russian aggression http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article1907365.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 08 Sep 2014 14:34:33 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article1907365.html Ray Rice assault video kills his career, enrages fans, embarrasses NFL http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article1905825.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 08 Sep 2014 11:16:41 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article1905825.html Panera says ‘no’ to guns, so NRA loses again http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article1906930.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 08 Sep 2014 13:31:56 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article1906930.html Democratic candidate for governor of Texas takes new, more personal bold stand for women’s rights http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article1906536.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 08 Sep 2014 12:33:20 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article1906536.html The Monday Poll: Can Greg Orman beat Pat Roberts in U.S. Senate race in Kansas? http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article1598430.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 07 Sep 2014 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article1598430.html Letter of the Week: Don’t demolish Kemper Arena http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article1871093.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 07 Sep 2014 18:50:04 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article1871093.html Chris Moreno: In the political card game, sometimes you stay to win http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article1870850.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 07 Sep 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article1870850.html Challengers Paul Davis and Greg Orman must ramp up campaigns in big Kansas races http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article1860534.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 07 Sep 2014 12:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article1860534.html Jonah Goldberg: Obama’s non-ideological foreign policy not working http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article1602054.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 06 Sep 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article1602054.html Feisty Sam Brownback vs. Paul Davis debate shows clear differences for Kansans http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article1710572.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 06 Sep 2014 11:40:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article1710572.html Readers sound off on illegal immigration, health care, Missouri veto session http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article1602191.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 06 Sep 2014 12:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article1602191.html Aggressive Pat Roberts fends off low-key Greg Orman in Senate debate http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article1716795.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 06 Sep 2014 12:23:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article1716795.html