Connecting Genius To Geography, Remembering Pearl Harbor Attack, And Statehouse Blend Kansas

Dec 6, 2016

Despite conspiracy theories, the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, took President Franklin Roosevelt and the Pacific Fleet completely by surprise.
Credit U.S. National Archives and Records Administration

Great ideas may be hard to come by, but a new book has us thinking all that's needed is a change of scenery. We also remember the attack on Pearl Harbor, 75 years after it catapulted the nation into WWII. This week's Statehouse Blend Kansas features freshman Democrat Cindy Holscher.

John T. Kuehn, of the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College at Fort Leavenworth, will discuss the attack on Pearl Harbor at the Kansas City Public Library's Central Library at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 7. For more information, visit