After shocking Democratic Party loses in the House, there has been a quick move away from Socialism by establishment politicos.
However, in Kansas City our public radio station embraces one of this town's most prolific Socialist scribes who claims race relations haven't evolved.
From our vantage, for better or worse, things have, in fact, changed given that Prez Trump, like it or not, has opened up the Republican Party to a greater percentage of minorities.
You decide . . .
Despite a year of extraordinary change, a substantial improvement in race relations in Kansas City may not be among them. That's the lesson author and activist Garrett Griffin takes from this year so far. "We're kind of on step one or two of, you know, 10,000," Griffin says, careful not to overstate things.