Posts Tagged ‘Scottsbluff’

Whiteclay protestors challenge Anheuser-Busch to “distribute responsibly”

Thursday, August 30th, 2007

Published August 30, 2007
KNEB Radio, Scottsbluff, Neb.

Native American activist Frank LaMere challenged Anheuser-Busch to “distribute responsibly” during a protest Thursday in Scottsbluff concerning the corporation’s sale of beer to liquor outlets in the border town of Whiteclay south of the Pine Ridge reservation. LaMere, one of seven people including members of Nebraskans For Peace who stood across the street from the High Plains Budweiser distributorship, said Anheuser-Busch is not living up to its own advertising slogan by allowing sale of its products in Whiteclay. (more…)

No 21st Amendment in Whiteclay

Tuesday, August 28th, 2007

Published Tuesday August 28, 20o7
by: Eric

Beer is not the root problem on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. Nevertheless, Nebraskans for Peace is trying to pressure beer distributors from doing business in nearby Whiteclay, Nebraska. Pine Ridge has a lot of issues with alcoholism, but it’s a symptom of a much larger problem, and making the length of their beer run longer won’t solve it. Certainly there must be a way to help these people out of poverty without infringing the rights of others. (more…)

White Nebraska racists: No beer for red Indians

Monday, August 27th, 2007

Published Monday August 27, 2007

No firewater for you, Chief.

White racists in Nebraska are stirring up trouble for the Indians this week.

Using the innocent-sounding name Nebraskans for Peace, and couching their racist notions as the White Man’s Burden, they are trying to shut down beer distributors who sell beer legally to the Redskins. (more…)