There are plenty of way to celebrate this month . . . Stories that need to be told, interviews and fun or important facts about Kansas City's history that people throughout the metro would enjoy reading.
Instead, the newspaper offers an exploitative and divisive editorial screed to prove their allegiance to a political movement.
Right now we'll share the link quote with the content safely hidden behind the paywall because I'm not sure who would subscribe to this kind of garbage that's obviously written by a white person with some "issues" which might prevent them for being a helpful ally or a responsible journalist . . .
In his "Letter from a Birmingham Jail," Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. wrote that white moderates, after constantly disappointing the movement for racial equality, had become an even greater obstacle to Black liberation than the Ku Klux Klan. He was right then, and he is - to the shame of the church - still right today.