<![CDATA[Steve Paul |]]> http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/ en-us Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:06:57 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:06:57 CDT Steve Paul 60 interactive-ops@herald-leader.com Steve Paul: A family’s global story of war and art takes a surprising turn in Kansas City http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article67397682.html#storylink=rss Julian Zugazagoitia, the CEO of the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, knew his namesake grandfather was a big deal in Spain of the 1930s

But there was much more to the story, and he found a way into it by sheer happenstance in Kansas City

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Mon, 21 Mar 2016 16:56:28 CDT

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Steve Paul: One more bucket of words before I go http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article66847227.html#storylink=rss After a long run at this newspaper, the next chapter beckons

Let’s continue to make progress in Kansas City and all over

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Fri, 18 Mar 2016 09:32:58 CDT

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Parking near the streetcar? Remember to ‘mind the line’ http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article66382562.html#storylink=rss Kansas City could take a cue from London’s subway alert

Here’s a modest proposal to get drivers to ‘mind the line’ when they park along the streetcar route

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Wed, 16 Mar 2016 09:42:44 CDT

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Steve Paul: With Dylan and Guthrie, this is how Tulsa rolls with music and more http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article65479467.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 11 Mar 2016 14:19:41 CST

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Steve Paul: Building progress takes time and debate http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article64075192.html#storylink=rss Compromise over proposed Country Club Plaza project could lead to a better project

Neighborhood pressure can lead to better projects, such as one proposed in the Troost corridor

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Fri, 04 Mar 2016 15:36:11 CST

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Steve Paul: The most famous of Kansas matadors has died http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article62210572.html#storylink=rss After a Kansas boyhood, Jesus Cordoba went on to conquer the world of bullfighting in Spain and Mexico

His recent death, on the verge of his 91st birthday, prompts an accounting of a life lived with vigor

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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 12:34:05 CST

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Steve Paul: To quote a sage, this land is your land http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article61300427.html#storylink=rss How lucky: The music world beckons for a weekend, trumping the presidential campaign

But seriously, how did the Democratic caucus in Nevada get to be such a close race?

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Fri, 19 Feb 2016 11:51:59 CST

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Steve Paul: Midtown housing is on an urban upswing http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article60087046.html#storylink=rss MAC Properties sparked a residential revival in midtown Kansas City

Its plans for a commercial development at Armour and Troost and new apartments on Main will add to the current boom

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Fri, 12 Feb 2016 15:35:26 CST

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Steve Paul: Is the plan to renovate KCI really over? http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article58650763.html#storylink=rss After consultants dismiss idea of a major renovation, KC must still face the question: Build new or expand the old?

A bold plan should be based on smart decision making and the city’s statement about itself

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Fri, 05 Feb 2016 12:40:45 CST

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Steve Paul: This is the man who would be president http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article57290528.html#storylink=rss Donald Trump’s verbal fisticuffs could be absolutely calculated to push people’s buttons

Or: Is a loose cannon really the man you want to be president?

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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 13:30:43 CST

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Steve Paul: From freak week in Iowa to what? http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article56110895.html#storylink=rss The Sarah Palin appearance for Donald Trump in Iowa enhances its caucus image as a freak show

At least we have New Hampshire to look forward to

But, really, the GOP remains in a struggle for the party’s soul

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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 14:58:19 CST

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Steve Paul: One victory, one loss for historic preservation and the city’s fabric http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article54524015.html#storylink=rss Historic preservation fight leads to financing solution to save midtown KC apartments

Four buildings were earlier slated for demolition

But Country Club Plaza is slated to lose a modest and locally authentic row of buildings

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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 15:50:45 CST

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Meet the Midwest Voices columnists for 2016 http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article53812420.html#storylink=rss Nine new (to us) writers and one returnee from 2015 will offer commentary, one each Saturday throughout the year

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Fri, 08 Jan 2016 18:33:00 CST

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Steve Paul: Heed the Paiute in this conflict over Oregon land http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article53786890.html#storylink=rss The history of the American West is one of regretful conflict

Occupiers of an Oregon wildlife refuge ought to go home

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Fri, 08 Jan 2016 17:00:32 CST

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Steve Paul: Dangers ahead along with some easily predictable sublime moments http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article52534460.html#storylink=rss It’s a columnist’s folly to peer ahead with any certainty

I’m relatively new to the task, but my wild predictions in this wholly unpredictable climate seem to make as much sense — or nonsense — as anyone else’s

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Thu, 31 Dec 2015 16:18:23 CST

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Steve Paul: GOP scribes sharpen their attack against Donald Trump http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article51492960.html#storylink=rss Conservative scribes, seeing ruination ahead, are taking their whacks at Trump

Not a single outrageous thing spewing out of the mean man’s mouth has dented his leading-man status

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Thu, 24 Dec 2015 11:55:16 CST

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