Thursday, October 05, 2017

Practicing Kansas City Conflict Resolution

Like it or not, stopping violence before it starts is Kansas City's best hope of curbing homicide trends and creating more a more peaceful place to live. Here's a worthwhile interview with locals bravely working to create more understanding:

For Kansas Citians In Strained Situations, Avoiding Violence Takes The Right Tools

You wouldn't believe some of the things that bring people to violence, says Annette Lantz-Simmons. Mundane, seemingly everyday occurrences can lead down a dark path. The executive director of the Center for Conflict Resolution recalls an incident several years ago between neighbors with kids.

6 Comments:

Anonymous said...

Do they have carjacking resolution classes?

Anonymous said...

4:42 and 4:48 +1000000

Anonymous said...

Yup, spilt suga led a 20 something to kill his grandpa and stick him in the freezer!!!

Greedo said...

Carjacking resolution? Honest to goodness LOL. Thank you 4:48!!!

Anonymous said...

...And the right tool is a Glock 40 with a couple of spare magazines.

Anonymous said...

I get this. Give us more money and we will continue to work really hard to try and come up with a solution to these problems. Honest.