On Weeds and Immigration
Kansas was built mostly by those who came here from somewhere else. Many were foreigners. Angus cattle and "Turkey Red Winter Wheat" -- pillars of the Kansas economy -- were both brought here... not just by early settlers... but by immigrants. As a new wave of immigrants comes to Kansas... Commentator William Jennings Bryan Oleander reminds us that foreigners have always played an important role in the state.LISTEN:
The comments of William Jennings Bryan Oleander, otherwise known as Tom Averill, Writer-in-Residence at Washburn University. Tom, the author of several books, has been producing commentaries for Kansas Public Radio for more than 20 years.