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TTT1816 April 16 Erik Nathanson-Caitlin Kasby (sp?)

Local author Iric Nathanson talks about his new biography of former Minneapolis mayor and Fifth District congressman Don Fraser. Along with his wife, Arvonne, Fraser spent his four decades in public life in a principled and progressive pursuit of the common good.

In the second half hour, University of Minnesota researchers Caitlin Caspi and Amy Shanafelt and  community partner, Susan Gust, discuss their exploration of the links between fair wages and personal health and well-being.


Iric Nathanson is the author of Don Fraser: Minnesota’s Quiet Crusader.

Caitlin Caspi  is an assistant professor in the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health at the University of Minnesota.

Amy Shanafelt is a program specialist in the Clinical and Translational Science Institute at the University of Minnesota.

Susan Gust is a community peer reviewer at

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