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E57: Redistricting with MaryLee Moulton

E57: Redistricting with MaryLee Moulton MaryLee Moulton is the co-president of the League of Women Voters of Nebraska and the Communication Director of the League in Omaha. She educates us all on how to engage in the redistricting process, what to be looking for, why it matters. The legislature is drawing lines for not only […]

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E56: Dark Money in Nebraska Politics with Kate High

Kate High is here to talk about Money in Politics. She is a life-llong Nebraskan, but has been in Lincoln since 1990. She believes money in politics is the biggest issue facing Nebraska. Her LWV report is online:sites.google.com/a/leagueofwomenv…n-finance-reformGuest editorial:omaha.com/opinion/columnists/m…d2-bf8a3403c3a6.html Kate recommends “Dark Money” and “How democracies Die” Support the pod for just $5/month at www.patreon.com/seeingrednebraska. Support […]

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E55: We’re back! And so is Covid.

After a summer off, Melody, Stephanie, and April get back on the mic and record. Welcome back Nebraska! Support the pod for just $5/month at https://www.patreon.com/seeingrednebraska. Support SeeingRedNE and independent bookstores by purchasing books with our link. You can find all the books we’ve recommended on the pod! https://bookshop.org/shop/seeingrednebraska Local Health Departments List of Nebraska’s […]

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E54: Nebraska School Libraries need your help ASAP!

E54: Courtney Pentland joins the pod to talk about The Nebraska Department of Education’s draft of new regulations which would *nearly eliminate* all requirements for a trained librarian in schools. Students and schools need you to voice your opinion before June 1, 2021 to save school libraries.  To leave feedback, click this link and choose “approval”: […]

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E53 Amanda Gailey Discusses the Tire Mountain in Alvo, NE

E53- Amanda Gailey investigates the Alvo, NE’s failed government and a dangerous tire pile Episode  53 – Join SeeingRed as we laugh about  finally seeing vaccinated friends in person  and welcome  Seeing Red contributor, Amanda Gailey , to the pod. Most recently she  has done some citizen journalism investigating a dangerous tire pile site in […]

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E52 – John Cartier Talks About Drug Reform and Police Accountability

We’ve got John Cartier, an attorney who specializes in constitutional law and a graduate of University of Nebraska Law. He’s worked on numerous campaigns, including his own for Lincoln Public Schools board of education. His advocacy passions are voting rights where he serves as a director at Civic Nebraska and drug law reform, most recently […]

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E49- Pod gets vaccinated and says “Thanks Biden” while keeping middle finger pointed at Pete

Despite the governor’s best efforts to stop the federal vaccine goals of a shot in every arm as fast as possible, all the pod ladies have gotten their first dose (And April is actually done!) Using the power of the federal vaccine program that eliminates barriers, everyone is now able to schedule their shot. Note […]

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E48- Give us More Journalists and Melt the Guns!

E48-  Give us More Journalists and Melt the Guns!  In an era of corporate corruption, blurred lines between policy makers and industry, and a drought of dollars to pay reporters, it’s never been more important to protect student journalists and their right to an education. With their teachers, they must follow the truth, have integrity, […]

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E47- We hate Peter Ricketts & Here’s One More Reason

E47-  We hate Peter Ricketts & Here’s One More Reason April and Melody talk about the wonderful world of vaccines and one more reason to despise the governor.  Buy great books recommended by SeeingRed and the Pod Guests: https://bookshop.org/shop/seeingrednebraska  Social Media links:  https://seeingrednebraska.com seeingredne@protonmail.com  Tweet@seeingredNE FB@seeingrednebraska Instagram @seeingrednebraska

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E46- Meet Peyton Zyla aka Mr Zeyela

Peyton Zyla, known as Mr Zeyela on social media, was born and raised in Omaha. Last summer he became a founding organizer with ProBLAC, launched as an independent journalist, and is now  political organizer. Most recently,  he was named as one of the people surveilled by the Omaha Police Department in response to the Black […]