<![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 Tax increases and renewals in Liberty, Shawnee, Olathe and Leawood will improve services http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2963360.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2963360.html The Monday Poll: How soon will Kansas City win the World Series? http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2962585.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2962585.html Brooke Palmer: Diversity and inclusion at Paseo Academy http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article2963146.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article2963146.html Letter of the Week: Devotion to veterans http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2962636.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2962636.html Choose Paul Davis for governor to put Kansas on a better path http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2963982.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2963982.html Ed Eilert fits the bill as Johnson County chairman http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-rose/article2958129.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-rose/article2958129.html Trudy Rubin: President Obama should heed Leon Panetta’s Mideast message of a need for a focused leadership http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2957664.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2957664.html Jonah Goldberg: The return of the Clinton Democrats (not really) http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2954525.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2954525.html Readers share thoughts on Gov. Sam Brownback, Sen. Pat Roberts and Kansas’ legacy http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2963038.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2963038.html Let’s go get ’em: Exuberant Royals fandom sails all over Kansas City http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article2915661.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:23:26 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article2915661.html We must address racial disparity in police shootings http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2950285.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:10:08 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2950285.html Hampton Stevens: Beyond the headlines of doom, happiness is in small joys of life http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/midwest-voices/article2957792.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/midwest-voices/article2957792.html Two strong challengers for the U.S. House in Kansas’ 2nd and 3rd districts http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2953773.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:41:42 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2953773.html Readers share thoughts on the Royals, Kansas incumbents and same-sex marriage http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2953717.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2953717.html Frank White plans to watch World Series at home, and why that’s just wrong http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2954501.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:54:47 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2954501.html Show-Me standard still applies with the forecast of a milder winter http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2946684.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 12:15:39 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2946684.html Shocking Kansas GOP sweep shaping up for Sam Brownback, Pat Roberts http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2929532.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 00:02:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2929532.html Trial showed that Kansas City diocese hasn’t learned enough from its past http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2925416.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 21:11:50 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2925416.html The relentless lies of Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/barbara-shelly/article2915118.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:46:38 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/barbara-shelly/article2915118.html Readers share thoughts on language, the Royals and voting http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2921222.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2921222.html The Star’s recommendations in Kansas House races http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2921183.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 17:15:44 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2921183.html Michael Gerson: In fighting Ebola in America, we need exacting standards, not political debates http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2920311.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2920311.html Royals fever has Kansas City area population dizzy over World Series encore http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2913063.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 10:50:41 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2913063.html Ned Yost the ‘dunce’ outmanages Buck Showalter the ‘chessmaster’ http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2849725.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 21:47:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2849725.html Edgar Snow Symposium in KC to showcase arts, U.S.-China relations http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2910261.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 09:52:35 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2910261.html Confident Royals roll into the World Series http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2848363.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 21:22:20 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2848363.html Ed Eilert, Laura McConwell and Curt Skoog are solid choices for the Johnson County Commission http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2847593.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 21:11:47 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2847593.html Royals photo reprints aren’t available, but page reprints are http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/public-editor/article2818668.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:49:53 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/public-editor/article2818668.html Readers share thoughts on Jean Schodorf, the Royals and breast cancer http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2815826.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:06:41 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2815826.html Shine the Kansas City spotlight on sports, rankings and politics http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2812638.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12:09:54 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2812638.html Kathleen Parker: Seizing on small things like unanswered questions in the campaign silly season http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2819936.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2819936.html Climate change increasing challenges for U.S. military, new report says http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2813835.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12:29:26 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2813835.html Macy’s set to open early on Thanksgiving Day; other retailers likely to follow http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2811965.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 11:53:09 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2811965.html Strong support for gay marriage in our Monday poll http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2803670.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 08:51:42 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2803670.html Johnson County judge speeds up gay marriage verdict http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article2775598.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 22:02:26 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article2775598.html As Vatican revisits its stance toward gays, a KC lesbian is left in the cold http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2761852.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 17:54:40 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2761852.html Summer memories come into view from front porches in the Northeast area http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2753923.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2753923.html Emily Loeb: Remembering Dad, baseball and the Royals http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article2754631.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 16:17:27 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article2754631.html Readers share thoughts on Bishop Robert Finn, President Barack Obama and incumbents http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2760824.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2760824.html Conversation about Kansas City development incentives is necessary http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2761005.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 17:45:27 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2761005.html McDonald’s is right to respond to false claims circulating online http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2734077.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:37:23 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2734077.html Leonard Pitts Jr.: Are delayed rights really rights at all? http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2704611.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2704611.html Readers share views on sports, voters, Gov. Brownback, Sen. Roberts http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2706436.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 16:45:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2706436.html Nobel Peace Prize winners must light way to end India, Pakistan fighting http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2706420.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 16:44:18 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2706420.html With death of Lynda Callon, Kansas City loses best community organizer http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2706375.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 16:43:05 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2706375.html Catholic Church makes steps toward welcoming gays http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2704797.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 15:32:41 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2704797.html Charles Krauthammer: The double game our allies play http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2704568.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2704568.html English Language Day goes back 652 years http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2704215.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:56:27 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2704215.html Columbus Day competes with Indigenous People’s Day http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2703286.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 13:47:26 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2703286.html Lynda Callon, a force on Kansas City’s West Side, dies http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2695554.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 12 Oct 2014 21:46:29 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2695554.html Should journalists ignore or expose rumors? http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/public-editor/article2661795.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 12 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/public-editor/article2661795.html The Monday Poll: Gay marriage decisions http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2668559.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 12 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2668559.html Kansas City must keep pushing ahead to help entrepreneurs http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2668989.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 12 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2668989.html Letter of the week: Ensuring clean water http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2669089.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 12 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2669089.html Thank Jackson County for saving the Royals, not Johnson County http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2690745.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 12 Oct 2014 13:03:44 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2690745.html Greg Orman would bring needed change to the U.S. Senate http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2667054.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 11 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2667054.html Let’s send Kris Kobach to political oblivion http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-rose/article2666312.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 11 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-rose/article2666312.html Jonah Goldberg: Colombian hooker scandal is a microcosm of the Obama administration’s problems http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2666348.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 11 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2666348.html Readers share thoughts on guns, Kemper Arena and Gov. Sam Brownback http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2666226.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 11 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2666226.html Carol Dark Ayres: Ineffective teachers must be fired http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/midwest-voices/article2664673.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 10 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/midwest-voices/article2664673.html The Star’s recommendations for Kansas insurance commissioner, treasurer and attorney general http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2667821.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 10 Oct 2014 17:00:20 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2667821.html Readers share thoughts on Kemper Arena, Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback and the Royals http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2667781.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 10 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2667781.html For David McCullough, on a Kansas City visit, history is always human http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article2664697.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 10 Oct 2014 15:03:52 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article2664697.html Forum on Monday in midtown Kansas City to take on gun violence http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2653140.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 10 Oct 2014 13:36:29 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2653140.html Nobel Peace Prize should help sow the seeds of peace throughout the world http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2652604.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 10 Oct 2014 12:56:18 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2652604.html Latino voters could affect outcome of Kansas elections http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2650867.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 10 Oct 2014 10:33:19 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2650867.html Kansas City vs. Baltimore: Which one is the better city? http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2649401.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 10 Oct 2014 09:15:29 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2649401.html Time for Kansas to move past same-sex marriage hang-ups http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2644442.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 09 Oct 2014 20:23:57 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2644442.html With gun in the mix, mental illness turns to tragedy http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2644190.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 09 Oct 2014 20:09:17 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2644190.html Tragic death of Teresa Kellough in midtown is compounded by silence http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/barbara-shelly/article2641022.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 09 Oct 2014 17:09:26 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/barbara-shelly/article2641022.html Readers share thoughts on same-sex marriage, TV campaign ads and a veteran’s thanks http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2640880.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 09 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2640880.html Michael Gerson: Leon Panetta points up the costs of President Obama’s reticent leadership style http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2640902.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 09 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2640902.html In the Kansas governor race, ‘dark’ money from outside organizations speaks loudly http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2640774.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 09 Oct 2014 17:01:58 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2640774.html Despite judge’s ruling, clarity is needed on same-sex marriages in Kansas http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2640887.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 09 Oct 2014 17:05:46 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2640887.html Leadership Conference scores of members of Congress no surprise http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2635011.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 09 Oct 2014 13:30:53 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2635011.html People are living longer, CDC study shows, but will they enjoy a good quality of life? http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2634328.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 09 Oct 2014 12:15:46 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2634328.html Even after Gov. Sam Brownback’s tax cuts, jobs aren’t fleeing Missouri to Kansas in the KC area http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2625376.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 16:26:42 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2625376.html Jean Schodorf is the best choice for Kansas secretary of state http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2626346.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 17:28:36 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2626346.html Kathleen Parker: With beheadings, the worst things imaginable are already happening http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2625735.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2625735.html Readers share thoughts on celebratory gunfire, the Royals and elections http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2626014.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2626014.html Chris Koster lays an egg, but how much did his foolish lawsuit cost? http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2626374.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 17:29:16 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2626374.html Pat Roberts fails to scare anybody with Harry Reid talk; Greg Orman shines in debate http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/barbara-shelly/article2602368.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 14:02:55 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/barbara-shelly/article2602368.html Warfare boils in many countries as world awaits winner of 2014 Nobel Peace Prize http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2570867.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 11:53:29 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2570867.html Missouri Republican legislators eat like kings on lobbyists’ dime while people they represent suffer http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2570525.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 11:11:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2570525.html St. Louis Cardinals’ fans classless, racist reactions to Ferguson protesters (with video) http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2569242.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 09:02:39 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/yael-t-abouhalkah/article2569242.html Should Ebola rumor have gotten bigger play in print? http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/public-editor/article2560729.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 15:56:39 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/public-editor/article2560729.html Ferguson sees lots of protesters but few new voters http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2564563.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 18:25:16 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2564563.html Greg Allen: A reasonable reuse plan for Kemper Arena http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article2559902.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 14:53:34 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article2559902.html Project on Friday will offer services for homeless adults, families and children in Kansas City http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2559945.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 14:55:49 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2559945.html Readers share thoughts on Kris Kobach, the baseball playoffs and Gov. Sam Brownback http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2560283.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article2560283.html Sen. Claire McCaskill’s college tour gives sexual violence deserved attention http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2560294.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 15:21:55 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2560294.html Kill the two Kansas City sales tax increases on the Nov. 4 ballot http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2560318.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 15:23:45 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2560318.html Monday Poll results: Your take on the Ebola crisis http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2559922.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 14:54:37 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2559922.html Consultants find merit, though some gaps, in youth-sports proposal for Kansas City’s Kemper Arena http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article2557921.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 12:31:30 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article2557921.html Voting should be big part of national forum on race relations, community policing tied to Ferguson, Mo., unrest http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2557184.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 11:54:19 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2557184.html U.S. attack helicopters join in fighting the Islamic State http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2555818.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 10:51:35 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2555818.html A great season for Kansas City Royals’ fans could get even better http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2538440.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 06 Oct 2014 17:19:46 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2538440.html Thanks to U.S. Supreme Court, same-sex marriages are closer in Kansas http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2538415.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 06 Oct 2014 17:18:25 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article2538415.html Charles Krauthammer: Republicans set to win back Senate, keep House http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2537306.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 06 Oct 2014 16:20:05 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2537306.html Leonard Pitts Jr.: You almost feel sorry for shooter Sean Groubert http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2535561.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 06 Oct 2014 14:52:32 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/syndicated-columnists/article2535561.html