Donald Trump has disparaged immigrants, disabled persons, Muslims and war heroes without paying a price, so it’s little wonder that his remarks about Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl this week registered as no more than a small blip on a very large screen.
People with disabilities in Kansas shouldn’t have to leave their families, burn through their finances or fight themselves to exhaustion to be able to live safely and fully. That is the unfinished part of Finn Bullers’ story.
After state auditor Tom Schweich took his own life last Feb. 26, as the pressures of his Republican primary race for governor mounted, people called for an end to the politics of destruction in Missouri. They may as well have been shouting into a hurricane.
The University of Missouri system is in a rough patch. But an entire system shouldn’t be defined by ex-president Tim Wolfe’s grievances or by the infamous video of an enraged assistant communications professor, Melissa Click.
On Wednesday, August 16, the editorial board met with two members of the airport terminal selection committee — Kansas City Councilman Jermaine Reed and Councilwoman Jolie Justus — to discuss the state of the decision, and the chances for approval in November. In this clip, the council members address a viewer question on transparency.
Beth WelshThe Kansas City Star
Editorial Board Facebook Live with Jermaine Reed & Jolie Justus
KU's Ray Bechard discusses team's strength at setter, including Olathe native Annika Carlson
Burns & McDonnell disputes claim that competitor can build KCI for less