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Thank you for listening to the Postindustrial Podcast, featuring conversations with newsmakers about important issues in Postindustrial America.

Jul 30, 2020

Letrell Deshan Crittenden is assistant professor of communication and program at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia.  A former police and government reporter, he is an emerging scholar who specializes issues related to diversity and inclusion in news, and community journalism. How can the media do better at a...

Jul 23, 2020

West Virginia is known for its natural beauty, natural resources, and also, struggles. Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author Eric Eyre uncovered the story of companies flooding small towns in his state with prescription pain pills.  He's concerned about those struggling with addiction amid COVID-19, what the...

Jul 16, 2020

We don't know everything about how COVID-19 will change our world, but we do know that medicine and science can guide us. 

Listen in as Dr. Arvind Venkat discusses the novel coronavirus pandemic that's transformed our lives. He is vice chair for research and faculty academic affairs in the Department of Emergency...

Jul 8, 2020

Listen in for in-between season updates....what happened after last week's editorial published in the New York Daily News, what's new at Postindustrial, and Season 2 - starting next week!

Also, we're looking for pictures. Of you. Tune in for details.



Jul 2, 2020

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that people wear cloth face coverings in public when around people outside of their household. Yet some Americans resist this simple measure.

In this bonus episode, a trip to an Italian market in Ohio becomes uncomfortable, as...