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July 02nd, 2022
L&T Opinions Page
GUEST COLUMN, Star Parker   On May 22, 1856, Representative Preston Brooks entered the floor of the United States Senate, approached abolitionist Senator Charles Sumner, and beat the senator with a cane, almost taking his life. Brooks was provoked by a passionate anti-slavery speech that...

OUR OPINION, L&T staff   During comments from commissioners at Tuesday’s Liberal City Commission meeting, City Commissioner Ron Warren suggested that perhaps the city should revisit its pay structure and how it reflects the economic health of the community. He is right, and it should...

GUEST COLUMN, John Schlageck, Kansas Farm Bureau   Today’s livestock producers must consider their vocation a noble profession. By continuing to care for, and nurture their animals, while telling this story, farmers and ranchers can preserve their freedom to operate and maintain...

MY PERSPECTIVE, Gary Damron   Back in 1981 an NFL football player died while trying to rescue three children from drowning. Prior to that day, Joe Delaney had played two seasons, won AFC Rookie of the Year and set two records for the Kansas City Chiefs which stood more than twenty years....

A SECOND OPINION, The Topeka Capital-Journal   It was good news of a sort on Wednesday when President Donald Trump stopped defending the indefensible and signed an executive order that he claimed would stop the separation of immigrant families at the Southern border. The “zero tolerance”...

A SECOND OPINION, The Kansas Policy Institute   Recently I showed how the Supreme Court’s belief of a relationship between education spending and student achievement is fundamentally flawed. Throughout the Gannon case – the Court’s Gannon VI decision is expected any time – the Court has...

A SECOND OPINION, The China Daily   In yet another example of the go-it-alone stance embraced by the Donald Trump administration, the United States announced on Tuesday that it was withdrawing from the United Nations Human Rights Council, which, since it was founded in 2006, has played an...

L&T Publisher Earl Watt   EDITOR’S NOTE — Readers be advised, this column may be graphic and explains some of the atrocities committed by the Nazis in World War II. On social media, there is a term called Godwin’s Law, and it states that “as an online discussion grows longer, the...

GUEST COLUMN, Dick Morris   Ain’t love grand? Romance is blossoming in the Washington swamp. First we had star-crossed lovers Peter Strock and Lisa Page, FBI agents who texted each other about how to use the Bureau’s investigation to derail Donald Trump’s candidacy. Now we have a sequel:...

OUR OPINION, Leader & Times staff   A recent letter to the editor about an arrest of a mother who called law enforcement claiming that her daughter was being molested has caused some confusion and made serious accusations stating whether or not the responding officers conducted...

GUEST COLUMN, Ganon Evans, Kansas Policy Institute

 

Kansas is seeing a significant outmigration [ ... ]

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GUEST COLUMN, Larry Phillips, Kismet

 

Millions of people who claim some degree of spiritual faith [ ... ]

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