Friday, June 05, 2020
KANSAS CITY WEEKLY POWER RANKINGS AFTER #BLACKLIVES MATTER PROTEST AND RAMPANT PLAZA VIOLENCE!!!
Hottie Lucy and her iconic fashionista juxtaposition of militaristic gear vs. dangerous curves inspires us to think about the tense relationship betwixt Prez Trump and U.S. generals both current and former. Closer to home, we also take a moment to review local power players and their contribution to the discourse this week . . .
Accordingly, here's a definitive ranking of the strongest in Kansas City week . . .
Kansas City BLM Student Leader Justice Stays Winning This Week
In a recent op/ed Justice Horn was touted as a community leader, public speaker, and social justice activist. He was also the NCAA's first openly gay college wrestler of color and a rising star among the local political scene. Today, Mr. Horn held up BLM demands signed by Mayor Quinton Lucas to a cheering crowd of more than 1,000 and strengthened his standing in among the local political set.
Kansas City Urban League President Gwen Grant Champions KCPD Local Control
The longstanding issue of police accountability will soon go to the ballot box in a quick decision that will change the course of modern Kansas City history. Ms. Grant has advocated this stance for quite some time and now her words have finally garnered an upcoming policy change.
Mr. Maddox Earns Nationwide Coverage & Accolades For Conflict With Police
A social media video featuring this KCK political leader earned acclaim from across the nation and righteous indignation from celebrities. Mr. Maddox is no stranger to the local political scene but his ire has never been so widely endorsed.
And so . . .
This list has been compiled according to scientific TKC polling and market research data and it's a weekly comprehensive guide to local powerful people, trends and our times.