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Friday on Lake Effect: MKESSENTIAL, Social Media Free Speech, Movie Theaters

Friday on Lake Effect

How one Milwaukee man is showing appreciation for the city’s essential workers. Then, we hear about how social media companies are balancing free speech ethics under coronavirus. Plus, our film contributor discusses what the closing of movie theaters during the pandemic could mean for their future.


  • Brice Smith, founder of my MKE apparel
  • Kathleen Bartzen Culver, director of the Center for Journalism Ethics at UW Madison; Steven Overly, technology reporter for Politico
  • Dave Luhrssen, Lake Effect film contributor