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Podcasts and RSS Feeds
State of Opportunity
Here's where you'll find all audio and online content produced for this special project from Michigan Radio. State of Opportunity exposes the barriers faced by children of low income families in Michigan.
Michigan Radio's "Artpod"
Each week, Michigan Radio reporter Jennifer Guerra breaks down the latest on Michigan's arts and culture scene.
Michigan Radio's "The Environment Report"
Every Tuesday and Thursday, Rebecca Williams of Michigan Radio's The Environment Report brings the state's environmental news down to Earth.
Michigan Radio's "It's Just Politics"
Join Zoe Clark and Rick Pluta every Friday afternoon for a fast-paced spin around Michigan politics. Political junkies get your fill!
Michigan Radio's "Seeking Change"
Every Monday, our Seeking Change series will explore the different ways people in our state are trying to help push along change in their communities.
Michigan Radio's Jack Lessenberry
Every weekday, Michigan Radio political analyst Jack Lessenberry offers up his perspective on the latest political news in Michigan.
Michigan Radio's John U. Bacon
Every Friday, author and sports commentator John U. Bacon offers up his thoughts and views on the sports stories going on around our region.
Michigan Radio's "Michigan Watch"
Michigan Radio's Lester Graham takes a deeper look at the important political and cultural issues affecting all of us who live, work and play in Michigan.
Michigan Radio's "Newsmaker Interviews"
Every Tuesday, Michigan Radio's Jennifer White talks with Michigan's state and federal legislators and policy makers about issues that affect Michigan citizens.
Michigan Radio's "That's What They Say"
Every Sunday, UM English Professor Anne Curzan and Michigan Radio's Rina Miller explore our changing language (word!). Each week, they'll talk about why we say what we say (church!).
Michigan Radio's "Weekly Political Roundup"
Every Thursday afternoon, Michigan Radio's Jennifer White takes a closer look at Michigan politics with state political analysts.