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Stateside: Survivors of UM doctor’s abuse speak; an “epic swim” across Lake MI; equitable schools

Aug 25, 2020

Today on Stateside, a highlight of Michigan Radio's deep dive into the many allegations of sexual abuse at the hands of University of Michigan's Dr. Robert Anderson. Plus, the case for paying parents to stay home and take care of kids. And, a group of friends swam 54 miles across Lake Michigan.

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Robert Anderson's survivors are seeking justice from the university that ignored them for decades

  • Anna Clark is a reporter for Michigan Radio covering the sexual abuse reports of former University of Michigan physician, Robert Anderson.

54 miles, 21 hours, 6 friends, and an “epic swim” across Lake Michigan

Jon Ornée and five of his friends swam 54 miles across Lake Michigan, relay style.

The case for paying parents to stay home, and other uncomfortable truths about the 2020 school year 

Shayla Griffin is the Co-founder and facilitator for Justice Leaders Collaborative, a consultancy based in Dexter that helps educators with equity work.