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E39- The Good and the Ugly: Bills in the Legislature

It’s Nebraska and we know we have a lot of stop in the way of bad policy designed to enrich the rich, increase poverty, and tear away the social safety net. However, we’ve elected some progressive senators and now we have a lot to fight FOR and SUPPORT. Step 1: Find Your Senator https://nebraskalegislature.gov/ –>enter […]

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E38- 2020 Was Not the Problem

E38- 2020 Was Not the Problem Weeeeee’re baaaaaaaaack! Join April, Melody, and Stephanie as they remind you that we have a neo-nazi problem right here in Nebraska and it existed well before Trump. Then, on to shop talk about the new session of the Nebraska legislature. Melody gives an overview on how the whole thing […]

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E37- Look back at 2020 with Amanda Gailey

Amanda comes back to the pod to look back at 2020 with April, Melody and Stephanie. As we move into the future, we’re wishing all of you a healthy and joyful season of lights. Happy Solstice and all the other wonderful holidays people celebrate this time of year.  Support the work of SeeingRedNebraska here: https://seeingrednebraska.com/fight-back/  […]

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E36- Gun Violence in Nebraska and a new data report

Melody switches from interviewer to interviewee, in order to tell us about the new report on firearms in Nebraska, from her organization, Nebraskans Against Gun Violence. Suicides, racial disparity, child deaths, gun theft and missing domestic violence data emerged as key takeaways. Access the report and charts here: Nebraska Firearm Report Support the work of SeeingRedNebraska […]

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E35 – Bear Matthews Ruins the Day for Pete and then Joins the Pod

E35 – Bear Matthews Ruins the Day for Pete and then Joins the Pod After letting the governor know how inappropriate it is to sit in a bar without a mask in a week where Nebraska breaks 1,000 covid deaths, Bear comes to the pod to talk about who he is, what he’s about, and […]

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E34 – Genocide, A Thanksgiving Tradition

Covid hit seeingredne pretty hard this week. April talks about her own experience and how she navigated the system when her child tested positive. Melody gave a hearty fuck you to the OWH and Stephanie tells us about a real life Nebraska hero, Karina Montanez aka @keezyvondoom on twitter. Support the work of SeeingRedNebraska here: […]

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E33 – Get in Losers. We’re Going Left.

E33 – Get in Losers. We’re Going Left.  Now that the fascist in chief is on his way out, it’s time to get back to business and prepare for the legislature and keep organizing. Let’s talk about it!  Support the work of SeeingRedNebraska here: https://seeingrednebraska.com/fight-back/  Social Media links:  https://seeingrednebraska.com seeingredne@protonmail.com  Tweet@seeingredNE FB@seeingrednebraska Instagram @seeingrednebraska

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E32 – Vote

E32 – Melody, April, and Stephanie are counting on you to vote. Protest, advocacy, & organizing are all more effective when the collective turn out and vote in the better of the two choices in every race. We’re counting on you! Vote for  Democrats and Independents to disempower the Nebraska Republican party. See who’s running […]

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E31 – Meet candidates Brodey Weber and Christa Yoakum

E31- Today on the pod, we have two candidates- Brodey Weber running for NE legislative district 21 and Christa Yoakum who is Running for Lancaster County Commissioner District 2.  We are going to ask them about what they bring to the table and how these offices can improve the lives of Nebraskans at the county […]

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E30 – Sending Kara Eastman to Congress

E30 – Kara Eastman is lifelong do gooder who has spent her career fighting for the rights of children to grow up healthy and live in safe homes. Now, she’s headed to congress. She’s got ideas on how to expand healthcare to everyone and make it affordable, how to move the economy forward, and all […]