Today on Stateside, Danny Fenster, a journalist from Michigan, has been detained by authorities in Myanmar. His brother discussed the ongoing efforts to secure his release. Also, a columnist from the Detroit Free Press discusses the editorial board’s pursuits of criminal justice reform in Michigan. And, a look at Tecumseh’s vision for a sovereign pan-Native Nation in the 19th century, including the role he had in mind for Michigan.
Listen to the full show above or find individual segments below.
Detroit Free Press editorial board tackles criminal justice reform in Michigan
- Nancy Kaffer is an editorial columnist at the Detroit Free Press.
A new biography sheds light on Tecumseh’s plan for Michigan as a homeland for Native people
- Peter Cozzens is the author of Tecumseh and the Prophet: the Shawnee Brothers Who Defied a Nation.
Why nearly empty, pandemic roads saw more fatal auto accidents across Michigan
- Lt. Michael Shaw is a Michigan State Trooper.
Family works to free Michigan born journalist detained in Myanmar by military coup leaders
- Bryan Fenster is the brother of Michigan journalist Danny Fenster, who is being detained in Myanmar.