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  • Vote to approve DeVos shames Sen. Roberts

    To the Editor: Sen. Pat Roberts’ vote as a member of the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions committee in support of Betsy DeVos’s nomination for Secretary of Education is shameful and unconscionable. Not only has he received large campaign .

  • On domestic violence, is Putin Trump’s guide?

    To the Editor: President Trump has proposed cutting all support for the Violence Against Women Act. Such support deals with domestic violence and sexual assault. Is this just because he feels it’s so easy to be misunderstood and accused .

  • Trump’s travel ban keeps Americans safe

    To the Editor: I see that KSU President Richard Myers is “concerned” about the effects that President Trump’s ban on citizens from seven countries entering the United States will have on KSU. I don’t have trouble with Myers .

  • Support of international students appreciated

    To the Editor: I sincerely appreciate KSU President Richard Myers’ affirmation of support for international students and faculty. We have people on visas (which are only given after serious vetting) and green cards whose studies, research and personal lives are .

  • Ban is un-Christian and un-American

    To the Editor: It is a painful and frightening irony that on the Day of Holocaust Remembrance, our newly elected president should issue an executive order banning refugees from some of the most troubled countries in the world. Anyone with .

  • Souper Bowl Sunday is a call to help

    To the Editor: Between our patient grocery stores, our willing volunteers, our efficient Flint Hills Breadbasket and our own needs to give and share, Souper Bowl Sunday is a simple way to provide food for children for the winter months. .

  • Have fun, support NAMI at the Sweetheart Gala

    To the Editor: This letter is to encourage you to support the Sweetheart Gala, Healing from the Heart, from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Feb. 9 in the Houston Street Ballroom. It is being sponsored by NAMI Kansas and our local affiliate, NAMI .

  • Travel ban does not reflect American values

    To the Editor: Last weekend I watched detainees at airports across America denied entrance to the United States due to the president’s executive order on travel. Even, initially, those who held green cards and had been previously vetted: an .

  • America’s news media are ‘biased to the core’

    To the Editor: We could all use a good laugh nowadays, especially with all the hate exhibited by the recent marches, their signs and their rioting. So I have to thank Brandon C. Irwin for his comments in Tuesday’s .

  • We continue to struggle for ways to prevent rape

    To the Editor: The Jan. 24 Page 1 update on campus rape was both open and informative, with detailed accounts of three K-State student victims who brought the federal lawsuit. The young women must be commended for their courage to go public .

  • Kansas Day celebration a big hit at Northview

    To the Editor: On Jan.20, Northview Elementary School had a Kansas Day celebration. It was an amazing, fun filled, educational event. The day began with a whole school assembly celebrating our great state. A PowerPoint with narration provided the backdrop .

  • ‘Alternative facts’ a poor choice of words

    To the Editor: As someone who knows I often have poor word choice and who reads and listens to a lot of political information from multiple sources, I think the media have taken a very hostile view of an unfortunate .


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