Sunday, September 27, 2020

Kansas City Real Estate Legacy In Literature

This celebrated local book is probably too high brow for scumbag TKC readers but it's worth considering for those who haven't read it yet and can handle words without pictures that aren't written by talk show hosts or online pundits. 

The author's recent social media forward on this review . . .

"In a year when systemic racism, racial covenants, and our city’s (and nation’s) history with them felt more relevant that ever."

Read more:

Revisiting 'The King of Kings County' - KC STUDIO

Housing discrimination, as practiced for years by the J.C. Nichols Company, is one of the many issues highlighted by recent Black Lives Matter protests in Kansas City. Now, with the historic decision to rename the J.C.

14 comments:

Anonymous said...

Goddamn. It was decades ago, stfu. Dickless virtue signaling beta male.

Charlie Horse said...

🤔 He wrote for Slate, NPR, and the Washington Post? Think I'll clip my toenails rather than read his book.

Anonymous said...

last 10 years have been shit bro.

Anonymous said...

and i wouldn't hesitate saying that to your face.

Anonymous said...

Pembroke/Hill lifers are the worst.

Anonymous said...

Housing restrictions went away a long time ago. Minorities have been free to move into those areas for decades. They haven't. Personal choice, not de facto segregation.

Anonymous said...

"In a year when systemic racism, racial covenants, and our city’s (and nation’s) history with them felt more relevant that ever."

WHITE MALE
WEALTHY SOCIETY-CLASS UPBRINGING
PRIVATE The Pembroke Hill School EDUCATION
PRIVATE PRINCETON UNIVERSITY

Suffering the pangs of LIBERAL WHITE GUILT from the safety of a big house in a nice neighborhood, never having to worry about paying the bills.

Yep! KC needs advice from this guy.

Anonymous said...

I've known Terrell is a social way on and off for many years, and I used to live by him. He's a nice guy but he's one of those TOO nice white people who is full of white & privileged guilt. Spineless and a wuss, but he's a pleasant person to be around. His principles though are shaped by elite university values which are not real world values.

Anonymous said...

Attack the messenger much?

Anonymous said...

+1000! It's always interesting to read comments by those who have no clue and haven't picked up a book since they dropped out of high school.

Anonymous said...

well read or not, it is easy to see this guy is all about the white guilt - go sell crazy someplace else...

Anonymous said...

If you want to piss Corn Husker fans off then name Cleaver Blvd, Malcolm X Blvd

Anonymous said...

Is Terrell a homosexual? He has that look.

Anonymous said...

No. You'll have to pursue someone else.