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State Sen. Raumesh Akbari on Advocating for Change in Tennessee and Lawyer Corey Stern on What Comes Next for Flint, Michigan

What it’s like being a Democrat in a majority Republican legislature, and the $600 million settlement being awarded to Flint residents harmed by the water crisis

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Bakari is joined by Tennessee state Senator Raumesh Akbari to talk about being a Democrat in a majority Republican legislature (3:30) and how she is working for police reform in Tennessee (12:12). Then, he is joined by Corey Stern, a lawyer representing children in Flint, Michigan, to talk about the $600 million settlement being awarded to residents harmed by the water crisis (24:20) and what comes next for the city (43:14).

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