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Opinion: Elementary school should learn antiracism

The Black Lives Matter movement ignited a flame across the country that quickly evolved into an inferno of outcries and protests comparable...

Opinion: When there is no justice, there will be no peace.

On Wednesday, Sept. 23, an emergency action protest began at the Kansas City Police Department Headquarters for Breonna Taylor. News had come...

Protesters occupy City Hall Plaza in response to officer kneeling on pregnant woman

Around 100 protestors occupied the Kansas City Hall Plaza on the night of Friday, Oct. 2 in response to a video showing...

Photo Essay: Trump supporters and anti-Trump protestors meet at Mill Creek Park

Hundreds of people rode through Kansas City on Saturday during a car parade in support of President Trump. Drivers were met by...

The women who made me possible

My dad’s mom, who I call Grandma, was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer earlier this year. She did a couple rounds of chemo,...

White reader, white writer

A couple months ago, when the tragic murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor and Ahmaud Arbery converged in a wave of Black...

KC Art on the Block: Kansas City artists and volunteers paint murals in support of the BLM movement

Local artists and volunteers gathered Saturday morning to paint murals on six Kansas City streets, during an event called “KC Art on...

KCPD sergeant indicted on third-degree assault of a minor

In a press conference this summer, Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker announced the indictment of Kansas City Police Department Sgt. Matthew T. Neal,...

Scenes from Art on the Block – A Black Lives Matter Project

Part of the design for the Black Lives Matter street mural at 18th and Vine included incorporating piano keys into the letters....

Black Lives Matter protests lead to police reforms in Kansas City

At the end of May, protests erupted across the United States and the world in response to the deaths of George Floyd...

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Netflix docuseries “Deaf U” review and interview with Kansan cast member Renate Rose

Netflix’s recent docuseries, “Deaf U,” explores the relationships between deaf and hard-of-hearing students at Gallaudet University in Washington D.C. Within a week,...

Union Station to host Holocaust exhibit this summer

An Auschwitz exhibit is coming to Union Station Kansas City this June, and local Holocaust survivor Judy Jacobs urges all to see...