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Stateside: AG Nessel on harassment vs. free speech; UM Rhodes Scholar; threats to the Great Lakes

Lester Graham
Michigan Radio
We spoke with Dana Nessel, who has recieved threasts herself, about what her office is doing to address threats of violence made against lawmakers and public figures during a contentious political moment.

Today on Stateside, Attorney General Dana Nessel joins us to talk about the recent threats made against a number of elected officials—including herself. Plus, a conversation with a University of Michigan senior who has received a Rhodes Scholarship. And, we'll talk to two journalists from National Geographic who have captured the damage and delight of Michigan’s Great Lakes.

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Listen to the full show above or find individual segments below.

AG Nessel on the line between free speech and credible threats amid election protests

Stateside’s conversation with Dana Nessel

  • Dana Nessel is Michigan's state attorney general.

Michigan just protected thousands of acres in ‘banner day for conservation’

Lexi Krupp reports

  • Lexi Krupp is a reporter for Interlochen Public Radio,

Mutual aid and systemic political change are focus of UM Rhodes Scholar’s work

Stateside’s conversation with Amytess Girgis

  • Amytess Girgis is a 2021 Rhodes Scholar and a senior at the University of Michigan.

National Geographic journalists capture the majesty and fragility of the Great Lakes

Stateside’s conversation with Tim Folger and Keith Ladzinski

  • Tim Folger is a National Geographic contributing writer and contributing editor at Discover Magazine.
  • Keith Ladzinski is a filmmaker and a photographer at National Geographic.

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