Tracie McMillan, The White Bonus / Stateside of Michigan Public

On this episode of Stateside, of Michigan Public (an NPR affiliate) we covered the $138.7 million settlement over the FBI’s failure to adequately investigate assault allegations against Larry Nassar in 2015 and 2016. Then, we spoke to the author of a book that investigates the economic experiences of five working class families about how she found race impacts an individual’s earning protentional. Concluding today’s show, we took a trip to multi-disciplinary artist Tiff Massey’s studio in Detroit to hear about her practice and her upcoming solo exhibit at the DIA. Her exhibit, 7 Mile + Livernois, will be on view from May 5, 2024, to May 5, 2025.

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  • Kate Wells, public health reporter for Michigan Public
  • Tracie McMillan, journalist; author of “The White Bonus: Five Families and the Cash Value of Racism in America”
  • Tiff Massey, Detroit artist; sculptor; metalsmith

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