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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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COVID-19 Hits Home

Twelve of my family members have had Covid-19 in the last 2 weeks, all out in western Nebraska, aged 3 to 89, North Platte and Stapleton to be exact. My grandma (89) is in the hospital in Grand Island, the virus is attacking her kidneys and heart. The rest are recovered or recovering at home […]

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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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Nebraska Child Welfare Workers Walloped by COVID as Political Appointees Fail

A Seeing Red Nebraska reader has informed us that today begins the third week that the entire Lincoln office of child welfare workers serving the southeast part of the state has been shut down. This reader reports that 20% of the 100 workers have tested positive for covid. (The Department declined to comment further but […]

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Oh, so that’s why Jeff Fartenberry endured public humiliation

Remember how two years ago Jeff Fartenberry was the victim of “political violence” (his words) when some terrible criminal “vandalized his reputation”? Of course you do, because that is probably the only thing you know about Jeff Fartenberry. Though please, please check out his web site to learn more! You probably also remember that Fart’s […]

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LPS Needs to Cancel Its New Communication Course

In the last couple of weeks residents of Lincoln may have noticed that Lincoln Public Schools (LPS) has rolled out a new master class in poor organizational communication. Although we didn’t ask to be enrolled, the pedagogy appears to be sound, the content diverse, and our chances to practice the concepts frequent. This organization containing […]

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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 […]

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We Don’t Really Know if COVID is Spreading in Lincoln Schools

Seeing Red Nebraska loves Nebraska’s public schools.  In particular, we love LPS.  Some of us work for them, some of us work with them, and many of us have school age children who attend LPS.  This does not mean they are beyond reproach or scrutiny.  Indeed, it is because we value them so dearly that […]