Columns

  • Enough is enough 9/23/2014

    One in four. What would you do if I told you since this time last year one in four women experienced domestic violence? Ignore it? Be outraged? Offer ...

  • Life of politics in the state 9/23/2014

    There's a subtle but starting-to-get identifiable undertone to this year's elections that we really haven't seen in decades in Kansas politics this ye ...

  • What is and is not child abuse 9/22/2014

    My mother was a child-abuser. I was, too. In fact, growing up, pretty much every parent I knew abused their kids. Or so many of Adrian Peterson's cr ...

  • Cannabis politics and research 9/22/2014

    There's a misperception that decriminalizing cannabis is a left-wing issue. In fact, support for rational, compassionate cannabis policy spans the pol ...

  • Multiculturalism is a failure 9/19/2014

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel declared in Germany, multiculturalism has "utterly failed." Both Australia's ex-prime minister John Howard and Spain's ...

  • State education rankings 9/19/2014

    Where does Kansas rank when it comes to the quality of schools, teachers and the education provided? It all depends on who does the survey, what they ...

  • Bias prevents civil discussion of education issues 9/18/2014

    Media bias favoring a tax-and-spend philosophy prevents civil discussion of serious education issues in Kansas, as evidenced by a Hays Daily News edit ...

  • Immigration is American 9/18/2014

    Conservatives rightly point out America is a nation of laws. No one should be exempt. That's why many oppose amnesty and other paths to citizenship fo ...

  • Costs to states not expanding Medicaid 9/17/2014

    Evidence continues to mount to support the importance of each state developing a plan that takes advantage of expanded federal funding to provide heal ...

  • Green fields in northwest Kansas 9/17/2014

    This year, Kansas has green fields, kissed by the sun. There are blue skies with white clouds high above. There even are valleys where rivers run. Hec ...

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