<![CDATA[As I See It | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/ The Kansas City Star newspaper and KansasCity.com in Kansas City, MO bring you As I See It. en-us Copyright 2014 The Kansas City Star Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:08:11 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:08:11 CDT As I See It 60 Sarah Donohoe: You can’t beat baseball’s traditions http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article3209820.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:09:46 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article3209820.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 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 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 Zack Conroy: My life as a Royals fan http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article2501104.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 05 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article2501104.html Bartholomew L. McLeay: EPA should uphold law on ethanol http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article2355577.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:18:39 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article2355577.html Eleanor Nash: The Internet can bring teens together http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article2217153.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 23 Sep 2014 15:46:02 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article2217153.html Jim Mitchum: Another medical crisis exists behind the Ebola epidemic in West Africa http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article2174234.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 21 Sep 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article2174234.html Darryl Burton: Two recent exonerations cause new concern about the death penalty http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article2129529.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:35:38 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article2129529.html Lawrence A. Levine: In Afghanistan, assume the enemy is watching, waiting http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article2046107.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:56:07 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article2046107.html Chris Moreno: In the political card game, sometimes you stay to win http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article1870850.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 07 Sep 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article1870850.html Jack Brady: Fully funded public defenders ensure effective justice for the poor http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article1372798.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:23:55 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article1372798.html Nikki Hager: Millennials need to speak up and vote http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article1304190.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 17:08:18 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article1304190.html Steven L. Youngblood: The media went overboard in Ferguson http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article1278337.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 24 Aug 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article1278337.html Attorney General Eric Holder: An independent, thorough investigation of Ferguson is promised http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article1265238.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:58:16 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article1265238.html Abigail J. Fallon: Food trucks often face roadblocks http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article1259735.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 19:52:37 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article1259735.html Terry Dunn: A smart plan for the West Bottoms to replace Kemper Arena http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article1206874.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:27:54 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article1206874.html Stephene Moore: How Medicare changed everything for America’s seniors http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article1180111.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 10 Aug 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article1180111.html Judy Ancel: Never mind the border — President Obama should visit Honduras http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article1071977.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 05 Aug 2014 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article1071977.html President Barack Obama: Congress harms millions of Americans http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article979362.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 03 Aug 2014 09:09:19 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article979362.html Jan Marcason: Decline to sign the referendum petition on ambulance billing http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article840086.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:08:22 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article840086.html Matt Johnson: Hamas’ backwardness and cruelty are the biggest impediments to peace http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article835524.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 30 Jul 2014 16:57:09 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article835524.html John Lamping: Missouri road tax proposal is a cynical grab by special interests http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article828719.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:21:37 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article828719.html Arthur Nemitoff: An open letter to Hamas http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article805684.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 27 Jul 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article805684.html Marc B. Hahn: Access is key to good health care http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article785356.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:01:19 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article785356.html Matt Johnson: Rand Paul’s disingenuous commitment to Ronald Reagan http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article749714.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 13:39:59 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article749714.html Leonard Rose: Surviving Hyatt skywalks collapse leads to hope for a memorial in Kansas City http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article732762.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 12:43:47 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article732762.html Richard ‘Dick’ Muther: To improve governing, gather the ex-presidents annually http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article716933.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 13 Jul 2014 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article716933.html Matt Johnson: Total number of terrorists has exploded during the Obama era, and here’s why http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article715568.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 15:27:41 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article715568.html Mayor Sly James: Support Amendment 7 for better transit, more jobs in KC http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article691149.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 14:07:24 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article691149.html Thomas E. Perez: Paid leave will help both workers and employers http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article670244.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 04 Jul 2014 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article670244.html Too little, too late: the Obama administration’s futile attempt to salvage its Syria policy http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article669242.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 14:20:18 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article669242.html Philip F. Cardarella: JFK’s promise to separate his religion from running a nation is abused by today’s Catholic Supreme Court majority http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article649437.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 16:14:37 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article649437.html Roger McCrummen: H-1B visa lottery keeps highly skilled workers out of U.S. jobs http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article635816.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 29 Jun 2014 11:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article635816.html Both sides are wrong about airstrikes in Iraq http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article635163.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 13:33:40 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article635163.html Kansas principal says efforts to arm teachers are foolish http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article608618.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 24 Jun 2014 13:19:12 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article608618.html Flat, uninspired, nature-deprived? Not Denver, which should win the GOP host city race http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article587682.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 06:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article587682.html That giant sucking sound is Texas taking the GOP 2016 host title http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article587694.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 06:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article587694.html For prime-time TV, Cleveland stands alone among GOP host city finalists http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article587659.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 06:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article587659.html Saddam’s evil legacy overshadows mistakes by Bush and Obama http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article582801/Saddam’s-evil-legacy-overshadows-mistakes-by-Bush-and-Obama.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 13:32:22 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article582801/Saddam’s-evil-legacy-overshadows-mistakes-by-Bush-and-Obama.html Megan Armstrong: Anxiety and depression make a bad secret http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article572642/Megan-Armstrong-Anxiety-and-depression-make-a-bad-secret.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 17 Jun 2014 17:35:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article572642/Megan-Armstrong-Anxiety-and-depression-make-a-bad-secret.html Jeff Colyer: Preventing catastrophe in South Sudan http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article549116/Jeff-Colyer-Preventing-catastrophe-in-South-Sudan.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 15 Jun 2014 11:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article549116/Jeff-Colyer-Preventing-catastrophe-in-South-Sudan.html Mindy Corporon: My father, my hero now and always http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article538066/Mindy-Corporon-My-father-my-hero-now-and-always.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 15:49:04 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article538066/Mindy-Corporon-My-father-my-hero-now-and-always.html Jon Hile and R. Stephen Green: Let’s work together to address the roots of student violence in KC http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article519408/Jon-Hile-and-R.-Stephen-Green-Let’s-work-together-to-address-the-roots-of-student-violence-in-KC.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 18:41:22 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article519408/Jon-Hile-and-R.-Stephen-Green-Let’s-work-together-to-address-the-roots-of-student-violence-in-KC.html Tom Bell and Herb Kuhn: Veterans deserve better access to health care http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article510256/Tom-Bell-and-Herb-Kuhn-Veterans-deserve-better-access-to-health-care.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 09 Jun 2014 15:41:19 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article510256/Tom-Bell-and-Herb-Kuhn-Veterans-deserve-better-access-to-health-care.html The Obama administration’s meandering Syria policy http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article496730/The-Obama-administration’s-meandering-Syria-policy.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 16:03:09 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article496730/The-Obama-administration’s-meandering-Syria-policy.html Michael Carolan: Feeling D-Day by treating soldiers http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article491051/Michael-Carolan-Feeling-D-Day-by-treating-soldiers.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 05 Jun 2014 17:47:13 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article491051/Michael-Carolan-Feeling-D-Day-by-treating-soldiers.html A Muslim’s thoughts on terrorism http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article469335/A-Muslim’s-thoughts-on-terrorism.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 03 Jun 2014 16:33:14 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article469335/A-Muslim’s-thoughts-on-terrorism.html Mobs are the problem in Kansas City, not guns http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article439490/Mobs-are-the-problem-in-Kansas-City-not-guns.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 01 Jun 2014 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article439490/Mobs-are-the-problem-in-Kansas-City-not-guns.html 9/11 memorial insults Arabic speakers http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article419268/911-memorial-insults-Arabic-speakers.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 27 May 2014 16:50:29 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article419268/911-memorial-insults-Arabic-speakers.html Improve mental health care for our veterans 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http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article381087/Genetically-modified-seed-helps-increase-yields-and-lower-prices.html Overland Park mayor on shootings: Our community came together http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article362115/Overland-Park-mayor-on-shootings-Our-community-came-together.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 16 May 2014 23:19:58 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article362115/Overland-Park-mayor-on-shootings-Our-community-came-together.html A dangerous challenge to free speech in Kansas http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article357533/A-dangerous-challenge-to-free-speech-in-Kansas.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 13 May 2014 18:10:26 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article357533/A-dangerous-challenge-to-free-speech-in-Kansas.html Missouri’s anti-Tesla bill is crony capitalism 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http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article348682/Improve-women’s-rights-in-India.html Medicaid expansion would benefit Missouri, Kansas http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article348582/Medicaid-expansion-would-benefit-Missouri-Kansas.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 02 May 2014 15:47:56 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article348582/Medicaid-expansion-would-benefit-Missouri-Kansas.html Thank federal workers for their service http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article348435/Thank-federal-workers-for-their-service.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 02 May 2014 13:18:26 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article348435/Thank-federal-workers-for-their-service.html Press freedom in Pakistan has deadly consequences 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http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article347894/Earth’s-delicate-ecosystems-offer-only-limited-resources.html Cloaked anti-Semitism still lives http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article347704/Cloaked-anti-Semitism-still-lives.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 29 Apr 2014 17:21:44 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article347704/Cloaked-anti-Semitism-still-lives.html Trans-Pacific Partnership could hurt jobs in U.S. http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article347442/Trans-Pacific-Partnership-could-hurt-jobs-in-U.S..html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 28 Apr 2014 17:06:43 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article347442/Trans-Pacific-Partnership-could-hurt-jobs-in-U.S..html U.S. must ensure transportation improvements 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http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article346935/Kansas-City-St.-Louis-mayors-take-aim-at-state-gun-bill.html Overuse is draining the Ogallala Aquifer http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article346349/Overuse-is-draining-the-Ogallala-Aquifer.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:58:59 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article346349/Overuse-is-draining-the-Ogallala-Aquifer.html Education agreement hurts Kansas schools http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article345703/Education-agreement-hurts-Kansas-schools.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 20 Apr 2014 16:59:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article345703/Education-agreement-hurts-Kansas-schools.html Attorney general asked to help guide Kansas City area after hate-crime killings http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article345304/Attorney-general-asked-to-help-guide-Kansas-City-area-after-hate-crime-killings.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:55:38 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article345304/Attorney-general-asked-to-help-guide-Kansas-City-area-after-hate-crime-killings.html Stand up against hateful ideologies http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article345146/Stand-up-against-hateful-ideologies.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:49:42 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article345146/Stand-up-against-hateful-ideologies.html Chambers of commerce urge Missouri legislature to pass Medicaid expansion http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article344809/Chambers-of-commerce-urge-Missouri-legislature-to-pass-Medicaid-expansion.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:59:07 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article344809/Chambers-of-commerce-urge-Missouri-legislature-to-pass-Medicaid-expansion.html From Kansas City to the Boston Marathon tragedy http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article344614/From-Kansas-City-to-the-Boston-Marathon-tragedy.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 17:53:02 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article344614/From-Kansas-City-to-the-Boston-Marathon-tragedy.html Rethinking teacher retirement plans http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article344274/Rethinking-teacher-retirement-plans.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 06 Apr 2014 17:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article344274/Rethinking-teacher-retirement-plans.html Kansas City schools need to improve dramatically 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15:10:17 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article343872/Look-to-the-past-to-understand-income-inequality.html Kansas House bill on federal health care funding puts seniors, Kansans with disabilities, veterans and children at risk http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article343788/Kansas-House-bill-on-federal-health-care-funding-puts-seniors-Kansans-with-disabilities-veterans-and-children-at-risk.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 16:03:16 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article343788/Kansas-House-bill-on-federal-health-care-funding-puts-seniors-Kansans-with-disabilities-veterans-and-children-at-risk.html Congress should raise minimum wage http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article343579/Congress-should-raise-minimum-wage.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 29 Mar 2014 18:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article343579/Congress-should-raise-minimum-wage.html Clean Water Act benefits Missouri, Kansas http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article343605/Clean-Water-Act-benefits-Missouri-Kansas.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 15:56:22 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article343605/Clean-Water-Act-benefits-Missouri-Kansas.html Streetcar Committee should reconsider including Brookside, Waldo http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article343599/Streetcar-Committee-should-reconsider-including-Brookside-Waldo.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 15:35:19 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article343599/Streetcar-Committee-should-reconsider-including-Brookside-Waldo.html Pope Francis is going backward on sexual abuse of children by priests http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article343290/Pope-Francis-is-going-backward-on-sexual-abuse-of-children-by-priests.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 15:42:32 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article343290/Pope-Francis-is-going-backward-on-sexual-abuse-of-children-by-priests.html Right to work is wrong for Missouri workers and businesses http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article343198/Right-to-work-is-wrong-for-Missouri-workers-and-businesses.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 17:52:52 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article343198/Right-to-work-is-wrong-for-Missouri-workers-and-businesses.html We need new laws to stop gun violence in Kansas City http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article342979/We-need-new-laws-to-stop-gun-violence-in-Kansas-City.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 23 Mar 2014 17:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article342979/We-need-new-laws-to-stop-gun-violence-in-Kansas-City.html Sign up for affordable health coverage by March 31 http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article342800/Sign-up-for-affordable-health-coverage-by-March-31.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 19 Mar 2014 18:24:15 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article342800/Sign-up-for-affordable-health-coverage-by-March-31.html Kansas Legislature threatens judges’ independence http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article342570/Kansas-Legislature-threatens-judges’-independence.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 17 Mar 2014 15:59:59 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article342570/Kansas-Legislature-threatens-judges’-independence.html The cost of Kansas’ Medicaid expansion 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2014 18:08:26 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article341683/Kansas-officials-are-working-for-a-level-playing-field-to-resolve-the-‘Border-War’.html Recognize the value of higher education http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article340978/Recognize-the-value-of-higher-education.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 14:09:07 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article340978/Recognize-the-value-of-higher-education.html Revise Missouri’s Criminal Code to protect public safety http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article340892/Revise-Missouri’s-Criminal-Code-to-protect-public-safety.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 16:12:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article340892/Revise-Missouri’s-Criminal-Code-to-protect-public-safety.html Melvina Johnson Young: Dear America: I just can’t quit you. Signed, Equality http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article340679/Melvina-Johnson-Young-Dear-America-I-just-can’t-quit-you.-Signed-Equality.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 19:09:10 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article340679/Melvina-Johnson-Young-Dear-America-I-just-can’t-quit-you.-Signed-Equality.html Tougher Kansas City ordinances fight crime http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article340136/Tougher-Kansas-City-ordinances-fight-crime.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 17:30:48 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article340136/Tougher-Kansas-City-ordinances-fight-crime.html Kansas City Municipal Court’s costly ‘crisis’ cases http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article339843/Kansas-City-Municipal-Court’s-costly-‘crisis’-cases.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 23 Feb 2014 17:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article339843/Kansas-City-Municipal-Court’s-costly-‘crisis’-cases.html A border-war truce would hurt KC-area growth http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article339648/A-border-war-truce-would-hurt-KC-area-growth.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 17:13:23 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article339648/A-border-war-truce-would-hurt-KC-area-growth.html Researching new cures and therapies at the University of Kansas Medical Center http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article339455/Researching-new-cures-and-therapies-at-the-University-of-Kansas-Medical-Center.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 14:35:18 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article339455/Researching-new-cures-and-therapies-at-the-University-of-Kansas-Medical-Center.html <b>How to submit an essay to As I See It</b> http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article313400/bHow-to-submit-an-essay-to-As-I-See-Itb.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 17 Jan 2013 12:04:27 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article313400/bHow-to-submit-an-essay-to-As-I-See-Itb.html