Wisconsin Waterways, Verbal Tee-Ups, 3 Myths Of Global Poverty

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Rob Ferrett and Cynthia Schuster look at impaired waters in Wisconsin, talk about common verbal tee-ups, and what we’re actually saying when we use them, and speak with a guest who breaks down some of the myths of global poverty.

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Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Cynthia Schuster Host
  • Amanda Magnus Producer
  • Gargee Ghosh Guest

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