Yael T. Abouhalkah

Yael T. Abouhalkah

Colin Kaepernick’s three big national anthem victories

National Football League quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s decision to not stand during the National Anthem has sparked plenty of informative and emotionally charged writing about patriotism and the anthem. It also has spurred positive contributions for social issues. This has been a teachable last few weeks for Americans — all without costing any lives.

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Silently slamming Sam Brownback on misleading jobs claims: Part II

Gov. Sam Brownback gets the silent treatment — again — for more of his misleading claims about the Kansas jobs market. It's among the worst in America, columnist Yael T. Abouhalkah notes.
Yael T. Abouhalkah The Kansas City Star
Silently slamming Sam Brownback on misleading jobs claims: Part II 1:17

Silently slamming Sam Brownback on misleading jobs claims: Part II

Yael T. Abouhalkah says Donald Trump could surprise a lot more people this fall 1:01

Yael T. Abouhalkah says Donald Trump could surprise a lot more people this fall

Yael T. Abouhalkah has an order: Visit the Kansas City Zoo 0:47

Yael T. Abouhalkah has an order: Visit the Kansas City Zoo

Yael Abouhalkah: Kansas kids are more important than reckless tax cuts 1:26

Yael Abouhalkah: Kansas kids are more important than reckless tax cuts