Mayor Sly James of Kansas City has said people need to connect with others of different backgrounds, races and religions in a deep way in order to have serious discussions on those difficult topics.
Mayor Sly James of Kansas City has said people need to connect with others of different backgrounds, races and religions in a deep way in order to have serious discussions on those difficult topics. File photo by John Sleezer The Kansas City Star
Mayor Sly James of Kansas City has said people need to connect with others of different backgrounds, races and religions in a deep way in order to have serious discussions on those difficult topics. File photo by John Sleezer The Kansas City Star

We need to cross color lines and talk candidly about race

February 26, 2015 7:24 PM