NYT scribes seem to love writing up thoughtful op/eds about the hayseeds in Kansas and fight for the progressive agenda in the Heartland.
It stirs much wonderful archetypes that typically villainize old white people yet offer hope for the future.
This morning's op/ed is more of the same but with a useful bit of voter education . . .
"Confusion about the wording of the Republican-driven ballot measure — it’s delicately named Value Them Both, and simply figuring out what a “yes” or “no” vote means can be daunting — is just one of the hurdles that abortion rights supporters face in Kansas, which stands as the first big political test for abortion since the U.S. Supreme Court struck down Roe v. Wade in June."
Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com link to the paywall . . .
KANSAS CITY, Kan. - When Sharon Brown answered the door of her modest town home on a recent Saturday, she was a little rude at first to the two young women standing before her. Yazmin Bruno-Valdez and Melanie Haas introduced themselves as volunteers with Kansans for Constitutional Freedom, a group that sounds conservative but is actually fighting to preserve abortion rights in the state.