Tuesday, October 27, 2020
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UMKC College Democrats meeting targeted by racist and homophobic “Zoom bombing”

Unwelcome guests entered a UMKC College Democrats Zoom meeting using racist and homophobic slurs as their names on Oct. 5.

Opinion: Appointing RBG’s successor: should it wait until after the election?

Following the death of Justice Antonin Scalia in 2016, Republicans within the Senate, most notably Kentucky Senator Mitch McConnell, refused to hold...

Political Column: The value of foreign policy

If you watched the news, election coverage or debates, you would find it easy to forget that most of the president’s power...

Opinion: From the Senate to the Supreme Court, our government needs institutional change

Right now, the 2020 election and the coronavirus are prompting a lot of discussion of the cultural and economic problems in the...

When the messaging matters: the fall of Bernie Sanders

Though most news nowadays is about the coronavirus, one story broke out of the corona-barrier: Bernie Sanders dropping out of the Democratic...

Debate mess proves changes are needed

Arguing can be messy. Most people probably argue with their family or friends, but few of these arguments wind up on national...

Bloomberg shouldn’t be running

Running for president of the U.S. is commonly seen as a process that is both burdensome and taxing on all who are...

Opinion: Do opposites really attract when it comes to politics?

In the past, my deal breakers when it came to dating would be traits such as anger issues or addiction problems. However,...

UMKC students’ perspectives on Democratic presidential race highlighted in survey

The Democratic Primary race is in full swing, with 20 candidates vying for the nomination. This, of course, means there is no...

2018 midterm results: Blue Wave hits Kansas, McCaskill defeated in Missouri

The “Blue Wave’ is real in Kansas, following a win by both Sharice Davids in the 3rd district and Laura Kelly for governor. Davids won...

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Album review: “Sound The Alarm, Vol. 1: Louder Feelings”

When the Black Lives Matter movement swept the country this summer, musical artists from cities across the nation joined the march. Many...

Occupy KC protests come to a temporary stop

Protestors took over the steps of City Hall during a 21-day occupation protest for police reform, turning a portion of downtown Kansas...

The NFL arms race continues

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers shocked the NFL world on Friday by signing former All-Pro wide receiver Antonio Brown. Brown agreed to a...

Trump and Biden square off in final presidential debate

President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden took the same stage last Thursday in the final presidential debate.