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Amy Westervelt is a print and audio journalist and environmentalist; she founded the podcast network Critical Frequency, which raises up important but often overlooked voices; and she is the executive producer and host of the critically acclaimed show Drilled.
The through line here is that Amy has an enduring interest in telling stories that are getting covered up, and doing the hard work of figuring out what’s really going on.
Jay and Amy discuss the rigorous and thorough process involved in creating a show like Drilled, which focuses on stories that investigate propaganda in the fossil fuel industry. And they get into why audio is a powerful medium for the stories Amy chooses to cover on the podcast.
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INSIDE THIS EPISODE:
Drilled can be found here: drillednews.com
Follow Drilled host Amy Westervelt on Twitter: twitter.com/amywestervelt
Follow 3 Clips host Jay Acunzo on Twitter: twitter.com/jayacunzo/
From Play It Forward: This week’s recommended podcast is Threshold
This episode was produced by Cherie Turner. Learn more: stridesforwardpodcast.com
Theme music provided by Cardboard Rocketship: open.spotify.com/artist/5TzmK85fEdotyi2mu582Sm
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