Erin Pryor Ackerman Volunteer Erin Pryor Ackerman Erin grew up on public radio in Wisconsin and has continued to listen as she's moved from Indiana to Utah to (finally) Wyoming. When not listening to WPM, she enjoys cooking, reading, hiking and snowshoeing. March 18th, 2016 By Bob Beck, Aaron Schrank, Caroline Ballard , Melodie Edwards, Micah Schweizer, Miles Bryan & Erin Pryor Ackerman • Mar 18, 2016 Miles Bryan Listen to the full show here. Debate Over Edible Marijuana Is Far From Over Political Vitriol: An American Tradition By Erin Pryor Ackerman • Mar 18, 2016 A diversity of ideas is good—even essential—for democracy. But during this political season, essayist Erin Pryor Ackerman sees a danger when viewpoints get polarized and rhetoric becomes vitriolic.