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Kansas City Reacts To The Killing Of George Floyd In Minneapolis

Black and white protesters with bullhorn and signs face a line of Kansas City, Missouri police officers wearing helmets, face shields and vests with some holding cans of pepper spray.
Carlos Moreno
Protesters go face-to-face with police officers in Kansas City, Missouri on May 31.

As protests over police violence spread from coast to coast, we hear what listeners have to say about the tension, and speak with a journalist, faith leader and criminal justice expert.

Steve Kraske is the host of KCUR's Up To Date. Follow him on Twitter @stevekraske.
Luke X. Martin is associate producer of KCUR’s Up To Date. Contact him at or on Twitter, @lukexmartin.