Columns - The Kansan - Newton, KS http://www.thekansan.com/article/20121204/OPINION/121209813/1008/OPINION thekansan.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Thu, 23 Feb 2017 06:18:15 +0000 Photo of the Year http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170223/photo-of-year?rssfeed=true Thu, 23 Feb 2017 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170223/photo-of-year Arthur I. Cyr: Britain’s Parliament confirms Brexit http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170222/arthur-i-cyr-britains-parliament-confirms-brexit?rssfeed=true Wed, 22 Feb 2017 14:41:03 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170222/arthur-i-cyr-britains-parliament-confirms-brexit A Legislature that the Capitol Building Deserves http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170221/legislature-that-capitol-building-deserves?rssfeed=true Tue, 21 Feb 2017 19:57:53 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170221/legislature-that-capitol-building-deserves From 30,000 feet to ground zero http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170221/from-30000-feet-to-ground-zero?rssfeed=true Tue, 21 Feb 2017 19:46:29 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170221/from-30000-feet-to-ground-zero Legislature approaches turnaround http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170221/legislature-approaches-turnaround?rssfeed=true Tue, 21 Feb 2017 19:40:07 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170221/legislature-approaches-turnaround Mark L. Hopkins: Correcting mistakes of past immigration laws http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170220/mark-l-hopkins-correcting-mistakes-of-past-immigration-laws?rssfeed=true Mon, 20 Feb 2017 17:35:28 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170220/mark-l-hopkins-correcting-mistakes-of-past-immigration-laws Kent Bush: Do we really need to make a mammophant? http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170220/kent-bush-do-we-really-need-to-make-mammophant?rssfeed=true Mon, 20 Feb 2017 15:23:36 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170220/kent-bush-do-we-really-need-to-make-mammophant Matthew T. Mangino: Rhetoric fuels increase of hate http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170217/matthew-t-mangino-rhetoric-fuels-increase-of-hate?rssfeed=true Fri, 17 Feb 2017 15:58:05 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170217/matthew-t-mangino-rhetoric-fuels-increase-of-hate Insight Kansas: Will anti-Brownback Republicans end their party’s love affair with deficits? http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170216/insight-kansas-will-anti-brownback-republicans-end-their-partys-love-affair-with-deficits?rssfeed=true Thu, 16 Feb 2017 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170216/insight-kansas-will-anti-brownback-republicans-end-their-partys-love-affair-with-deficits Slow down, you move fast http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170215/slow-down-you-move-fast?rssfeed=true Wed, 15 Feb 2017 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170215/slow-down-you-move-fast Arthur I. Cyr: Japan-U.S. alliance advances — with Pacific and global significance http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170214/arthur-i-cyr-japan-us-alliance-advances--with-pacific-and-global-significance?rssfeed=true Tue, 14 Feb 2017 15:50:12 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170214/arthur-i-cyr-japan-us-alliance-advances--with-pacific-and-global-significance Schroeder: Lowered optimism at the statehouse http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170213/schroeder-lowered-optimism-at-statehouse?rssfeed=true Mon, 13 Feb 2017 18:11:41 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170213/schroeder-lowered-optimism-at-statehouse Mark L. Hopkins: Why did the U.S. Constitution need the Second Amendment? http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170213/mark-l-hopkins-why-did-us-constitution-need-second-amendment?rssfeed=true Mon, 13 Feb 2017 15:09:43 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170213/mark-l-hopkins-why-did-us-constitution-need-second-amendment Matthew T. Mangino: Trump administration dealt a setback: ‘See you in court’ http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170210/matthew-t-mangino-trump-administration-dealt-setback-see-you-in-court?rssfeed=true Fri, 10 Feb 2017 14:46:47 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170210/matthew-t-mangino-trump-administration-dealt-setback-see-you-in-court Arthur I. Cyr: Frictions ironically help underscore Australia alliance http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170207/arthur-i-cyr-frictions-ironically-help-underscore-australia-alliance?rssfeed=true Tue, 07 Feb 2017 15:38:47 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170207/arthur-i-cyr-frictions-ironically-help-underscore-australia-alliance Mark L. Hopkins: The Second Amendment and Shays’ Rebellion http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170206/mark-l-hopkins-second-amendment-and-shays-rebellion?rssfeed=true Mon, 06 Feb 2017 17:28:34 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170206/mark-l-hopkins-second-amendment-and-shays-rebellion Matthew T. Mangino: Trump’s nominee ‘Won’t be another Scalia’ http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170203/matthew-t-mangino-trumps-nominee-wont-be-another-scalia?rssfeed=true Fri, 03 Feb 2017 14:24:09 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170203/matthew-t-mangino-trumps-nominee-wont-be-another-scalia Bring back steerage http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170203/bring-back-steerage?rssfeed=true Fri, 03 Feb 2017 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170203/bring-back-steerage Kent Bush: Trump delivers on Supreme Court promise http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170202/kent-bush-trump-delivers-on-supreme-court-promise?rssfeed=true Thu, 02 Feb 2017 15:56:43 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170202/kent-bush-trump-delivers-on-supreme-court-promise Save the date http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170202/save-date?rssfeed=true Thu, 02 Feb 2017 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170202/save-date