Coming Monday From NU: Confronting the Lie

Nebraskans Unafraid on Monday, March 3, will release Part One of Confronting the Lie, an interview with nationally recognized expert on sex offending and the law, Lisa Sample, Ph.D., of the University of Nebraska-Omaha. Parts Two and Three of Confronting the Lie will be released later in the week. For decades now, research findings about sexualContinue reading “Coming Monday From NU: Confronting the Lie”

In "Gandhi," Art Imitates Life in Nebraska

Watch this brief clip from the movie Gandhi. In the place of  “Indian,” use “registered sex offender.”  Then it becomes a fair description of circumstances in Nebraska for former offenders and their families.  There is an ancient principle that harsher the abuse heaped upon an oppressed group, the stronger become the oppressed. We are witnessingContinue reading “In "Gandhi," Art Imitates Life in Nebraska”

Assumptions Are ‘News’ at KETV-Channel 7

UPDATE: Another thoughtful perspective on this issue. Omaha TV station KETV-Channel 7 is the latest to buy into myth and lie about former sex offenders. A law enforcement PR piece about those extra-legal home-invasion visits to former offenders quotes one of the officers: “I assume that they’re reoffending, that they’re dropping off the radar becauseContinue reading “Assumptions Are ‘News’ at KETV-Channel 7”