Nebraska high school journalist refuses to back down, publishes her censored article on Confederate flags and racism at school in local paper
Correction: Scott Siegel’s name was incorrectly spelled in an earlier version of this article. It has been corrected.
NEBRASKA — In September, Jessica Mathieu, a senior at North Platte High School, in southwest Nebraska, stole a Confederate flag from another student’s pickup truck parked in the school parking lot. She posted a video on social media acknowledging that she had stolen the flag, saying, “I know what I did was wrong, but what you’re doing is worse. You’re making people at your schoo