Stateside: Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2022
Today on Stateside, we spoke with investigative reporter Violet Ikonomova about the spike in juvenile shooting deaths across Detroit. A recent Detroit Free Press investigation found that the number of people 17 and younger killed by guns in Detroit in during the pandemic is triple what is was from 2017 through 2019. We also heard about Benton Harbor's success replacing its lead water pipes. Plus, a conversation with Emily Busch, an Oxford High School parent who's running for office.
GUESTS ON TODAY’S SHOW:
- Violet Ikonomova, investigative reporter at Detroit Free Press
- Elin Betanzo, founder of Safe Water Engineering
- Rev. Edward Pinkney, president of Benton Harbor Community Water Council
- Emily Busch, Democratic candidate for 66th state House District