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Journal-World Editorials

Editorial: Transparency
The school district should have been more open about a recent case of allegedly offensive remarks by a middle school teacher.
October 27, 2016
The Lawrence school district’s defensive handling of an alleged racial incident at South Middle School threatens to further fuel growing mistrust of the district by parents and students, especially those who are minorities.
Letters to the Editor

October 27, 2016

Letter to the editor: Court smokescreen


Kansans should not be deceived into thinking that the campaign to “vote NO on activist judges” (Journal-World, Oct. 23) is ...

Letter to the editor: A hyped election


There has been way too much hyperbole ("hype" for short) in this election season. Webster defines hyperbole as "speech which ...

Letter to the editor: Coarse Americans

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There have been name-calling, vituperative presidential campaigns in the past but none like this one in my lifetime.

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