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Nebraska Politics

Dems Need to Commit to Dismantling ICE

This post will discuss the policy of separating children and parents at the border, the rampant child abuse once in custody, and the lies and dehumanization tactics used by the administration to rationalize their abusive policies. We will also state some hard to swallow truths about the history of the US government separating children from […]

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Nebraska Politics

Pete Ricketts, Spoiled Boy

I’m not sure people outside of Nebraska understand what a petty tyrant Nebraska’s Governor Pete Ricketts is. To me it seems like a classic case of affluenza–the kind of personality you develop when everything was bought for you and you earned none of it. Lacking the satisfaction of your accomplishments, you try to assert your […]

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Dem Primary Recap: Nebraska Women Slay!

Nebraska, gurl, WHAT? Honestly, what just happened yesterday in Frostlandia? Did we really, truly just send the best and brightest and female-est candidates on to the general election in November? Answer: Yes. Yes we did. Let’s take an Alicia Keys break to celebrate. Yeah. Women put their feet on the ground here in Nebraska, and […]

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Nebraska Politics

Vote or Be Killed (By the governor)

Listen…..   It’s time to put your on your big girl underpants and do the only thing that matters in a democracy, vote in the best candidate. If you haven’t been paying attention to your local down ballot races, figure it out RIGHT NOW. Your local paper should have a candidate section. Your county election […]

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Nebraska Politics Published

Silence is NOT an Option

We’re proud to share a recent editorial shared in the Lincoln Journal Star, by Amanda Gailey and Patricia Wonch Hill, editors at Seeing Red. Here’s my $.02 regarding their piece. Nebraskans have always believed in civic engagement. Our state legislature, the unicameral, is designed to be the most transparent and engaging political process in the country. […]