Former Metro Times columnist Jack Lessenberry.
Former Metro Times
columnist Jack Lessenberry is set to host a show on 910 AM Superstation starting on July 9, the station announced
The move comes after a report
published by Deadline Detroit
last month detailing allegations of sexual harassment against Lessenberry from former students and colleagues between 1990 and 2009. Following the report, The journalist resigned
from his jobs at MT
and Michigan Radio, and stepped away from working with students at Wayne State University, where he heads the journalism department, while an outside investigator looks into the matter. (Lessenberry has so far denied any wrongdoing.)
Superstation 910 AM is no stranger to hosting controversial figures. Past hosts include ex-Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick mistress Christine Beatty, and former state representatives Cindy Gamrat and Todd Courser, whose careers ended following an affair.
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