Athlete storytelling, Putin arrest warrant

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Vladimir Putin
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After the International Criminal Court issued an arrest warrant for Russian president Vladimir Putin, we check in on what it means for the war in Ukraine. We also talk with Wisconsin Badger football great Chris Borland about his new storytelling project for athletes and why more of them are moving away from traditional media.

Featured in this Show

  • Why athletes are doing their own storytelling in place of traditional media

    Former Wisconsin Badgers linebacker Chris Borland is launching his own athlete storytelling company, ByUs Media. He and his co-founder, Olivia Hancock, join us to share why they started the platform and what they’re hoping to accomplish. Then, a sports media professor joins us to explore what we gain and what when miss out on when athletes tell their own stories, instead of relying on traditional media.

  • What could happen with Putin's arrest warrant, and the latest on Ukraine

    The International Criminal Court issued an arrest warrant for Russian President Vladimir Putin. We talk about where the case could go from here, and check in what’s been happening with the war in Ukraine.

Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Tyler Ditter Technical Director
  • Lorin Cox Producer
  • Tim Peterson Producer
  • Chris Borland Guest
  • Olivia Hancock Guest
  • Michael Mirer Guest
  • Mark Berlin Guest
  • Yoshiko Herrera Guest

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