Guest Commentary

Guest Commentary

David W. Jackson: We rise as times continue to change

ABC will broadcast a four-part miniseries this week titled “When We Rise,” a history of the struggle for equal rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Americans. The eight hours of prime-time, network, LGBT-related matter, which begins Monday, was created by Academy Award-winning screenwriter Dustin Lance Black. It’s a historic television moment worth noting, especially given Kansas City’s role in the nation’s civil rights movements.

Guest Commentary

Bob Berkebile: Hope for common ground with the Trump administration

President Donald Trump, you did not receive my vote. My colleagues and I have worked with Presidents George H.W. Bush, Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and Barack Obama. In a time of scarce common ground, many worry about whether your administration will collaborate like those in the past. But as you’ve taken the oath to preserve, protect and defend, I will be looking for opportunities to work with you.

Videos

Sonogram video shows baby flashing a ‘rock on’ sign

Hard to believe it when you see what this baby does in utero. Their baby flashed the “rock on” sign on an ultrasound — music added for effect. Music: "Big Rock" Kevin MacLeod / CC BY 3.0
Makelle Ahlin
Sonogram video shows baby flashing a ‘rock on’ sign 0:57

Sonogram video shows baby flashing a ‘rock on’ sign

Bees found to have buzzworthy brain power 1:01

Bees found to have buzzworthy brain power

Coffee may help slow effects of aging 1:32

Coffee may help slow effects of aging

KU's Frank Mason delivers his farewell speech on Senior Night 4:30

KU's Frank Mason delivers his farewell speech on Senior Night