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E17 – Fireworks, Hamilton, and Nebraska Politics

E17 –  We’re kicking off July talking about patriotism, how to hold Sasse accountable, April’s fantastic reading voice, and Melody’s hotdog dress.  Buy any of the books we love and support SeeingRedNebraska – The Pod, by going to https://seeingrednebraska.com/fight-back/ 

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E16 – Stop Policing Nebraska’s Children

E16 – Stop Policing Nebraska’s Children E16 – Join SeeingRed as April gives her #birdnerd updates and Stephanie gives garden tips. Today we welcome back Amanda Gailey to talk about her research on police in the public schools. Her most recent essay on the topic can be found https://nebraskansagainstgunviolence.com/police-in-schools .  Find all our book recommendations […]

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E15 – Jazari Kual talks #ENERGY

E15 – Jazari Kual talks #ENERGY Episode 15 – Join SeeingRed as we talk to Jazari Kual, founder of Kualdom Creations, a local media company in Lincoln, NE. His livestreams have reached over 11k over the past few weeks. Everyone in Lincoln and many around the world have been watching his coverage of Black Lives […]

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Advice from Morgann Freeman and Angie Phillips

From the pod, E13, 1:08:20-1:12:30 Morgann: To my young non-white and other intersectionally-identified folks: never forget who the enemy is.  Because there is a lot of noise around you, there is a lot of noise that will come at you, and it’s very easy to get caught up in all of the politics and all […]

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E14 – Precious was in the Room Where it Happened

Episode 14 – Join SeeingRed as we talk to Precious McKesson, a community activist in Omaha. She tells us all about being “in the room where it happened” with the governor, being a black woman working in the legislature, and we all fan girled about the great Ernie Chambers.  See how you can help SeeingRed […]

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E13 – Black Lives Matter in Omaha and Everywhere

Episode 13 – Join SeeingRed as we listen to two of the organizers from the first of the Black Lives Matters protests in Omaha, NE., Morgann Freeman and Angie Phillps. Both of them are experienced organizers and used to running large scale protests. They give a first hand narrative of a police force totally out […]

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E12 – Paul Theobald, First Man on the Pod

Episode 12- Join SeeingRed as we laugh with the first man to be welcomed on the pod, Paul Theobald. He talks about how he was living the retirement he dreamed of and how he got swept up into the rural blue wave of politics.  Paul is reading:  The Harvest Is Late  by J. Hyatt Downing […]

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E11 – Calling All Googly Eyes

Episode 11 – Join SeeingRed as we laugh about sophomoric activism that works and post primary election results. Also, Melody gets a puppy.  Melody and April are reading: The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin

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Ep10 – Duplicity of the Daily Pressers

Episode 10- Join SeeingRed as we laugh about Peter’s ineffectual attempts to trick Nebraskans and we also welcome Emily, to the pod. She’s been doing the grueling work of listening to the daily briefings by the governor. Emily is reading:  The Girl with the Louding Voice by Abi Dare  Stamped From the Beginning by Ibram […]

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SeeingRedNebraska is on Patreon!  Have you got $5? That’s all it takes to get the satisfaction of knowing you’re helping Pete Ricketts have a miserable day. Help us grow seeingrednebraska so we can do more, say more, and help more. We’ve got some must have perks like the patreon only sticker and #fuckyoufriday offer. ***First […]