McConnell should not give voters a reason to vote against Republicans

Matt Young
Contributing Columnist

Though the Republicans fared slightly better last week among black voters and slightly worse among women voters than they did in 2010, we have no reason to believe these groups find favor with Republicans.

We should not be afraid to learn about other cultures

Marjorie Kirk, contributing columnist

This year, UK’s College of Arts and Sciences has chosen the Year of the Middle East for its Passport to the World program, featuring a series of events and lectures focusing on the cultural and the historical aspects of Middle Eastern countries.

Kernel Endorsements

Editor’s note: Published below are the Kernel editorial board’s endorsements of candidates in the Lexington 3rd District council, Lexington Mayoral, Kentucky 6th Congressional District and U.S. Senate races. They consist of the majority opinion of the Kernel’s editorial board.