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The Midwest as a cultural rather than geographic identity


This interview originally aired on In the Moment on SDPB Radio.

What does it mean to be a Midwesterner? We ask our Dakota Political Junkies how the Midwestern identity can transcend borders.

Plus, we look at South Dakota's efforts to find a spot for a new prison.

Mike Card, Ph.D., is a political scientist and professor emeritus at the University of South Dakota. Jon Hunter is publisher emeritus of the Madison Daily Leader and a member of the South Dakota Newspaper Hall of Fame.

Lori Walsh is the host and senior producer of In the Moment.
Ellen Koester is a producer of In the Moment, SDPB's daily news and culture broadcast.