Be FEARLESS on Monday

We call it FEARLESS because evils like the SO registry and public-shaming websites thrive on fear. You can defeat fear. Join us for FEARLESS on Monday, July 20, at 7 p.m. in Saint Michael Lutheran Church, 13232 Blondo Street, Omaha.FEARLESS is a collaboration of Nebraskans Unafraid and the University of Nebraska-Omaha that counteracts dangerous Nebraska law. Research hasContinue reading “Be FEARLESS on Monday”

Feel Safer Now?

Two recent dramatic illustrations of stark-raving insane behavior driven by news-media-manufactured fear: Lenore Skenazy tells us about what happened when a man snapped a selfie in a store, and what happened when a man helped a boy retrieve a ball. Pathetic. Especially so when cops feel a need to issue a news release on a guyContinue reading “Feel Safer Now?”

Residency Restrictions: A Distraction from the Uncomfortable Truth

Research, some sanctioned by the U.S. Department of Justice, shows that children are at highest risk of sexual assault in their own homes, with family members or close family friends most likely to be the perpetrators. So we ought to be asking ourselves if it is worth all of the time, energy and other resourcesContinue reading “Residency Restrictions: A Distraction from the Uncomfortable Truth”