This week on the podcast:

  • Coronavirus and schoolchildren: The Lens’ Marta Jewson examines how a system of independent charter schools develops strategies for dealing with a potential outbreak.
  • Community advocates link up in New Orleans to fight pollution in Cancer Alley and beyond.
  • Nick Chrastil talks about his groundbreaking investigation of mass incarceration, The Section G Project.

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Tom Wright is The Lens' engagement editor. He also hosts and produces The Lens' podcast Behind The Lens. His previous work includes investigative producing with local broadcaster Lee Zurik, legislative...