Published March 3, 2003
BY BUTCH MABIN
LINCOLN JOURNAL STAR
Nebraska’s commitment to breaking what some would call the death grip Whiteclay liquor stores have on a nearby Native reservation came under fire Saturday.
At a panel discussion at the Nebraska Union, several panelists argued the state would have addressed the issue long ago if the retailers’ customers were affluent whites. “People ask, `What would happen if they shut down Whiteclay?’” said panelist Frank LaMere, a Winnebago from South Sioux City. “They’ll just move down the road.” (more…)