Brendan Wirth isn't colorblind—he sees both blue and red just fine—but he prefers to explore politics' effect on people more than the latest labels. Each month, he'll interview local civic leaders, investigate the Omaha underbelly, and comment on the national political sphere.
Brown Paper Democracy
Alcohol is a big part of Omaha nightlife, but mounting evidence shows a direct link between liquor licenses and crime. With the City Council powerless, local groups are increasingly challenging Lincoln to control alcohol density in our neighborhoods.