Stateside: Legal challenges to vaccine mandates; Peter Markus’s poetry; Afghan refugees in Lansing
Today, two Michigan lawsuits challenge vaccine requirements at public universities. Writer Peter Markus talks about an abrupt pivot into poetry during his father’s terminal illness. Plus, a Michigander Marine who served in Afghanistan on reaching out to Afghan allies looking to relocate.
- Dorit Reiss is a law professor at the University of California-Hastings College of Law
- Peter Markus is a novelist and poetry writer
- Joe Tate is a State Representative from Wayne County and served two tours in Afghanistan