Extreme hunger is tearing apart Venezuela. Reveal from The Center for Investigative Reporting sent a team there to document the conditions that sent a million people into the streets Thursday to protest President Nicolás Maduro.

Here’s Nathan Halverson’s report, which aired on PBS NewsHour:


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Andy Donohue was the executive editor for projects for Reveal. He edited Reveal’s investigations into the treatment of migrant children in government care, Amazon’s labor practices, rehab work camps and sexual abuse in the janitorial industry. He was on teams that have twice been Pulitzer Prize finalists and won Investigative Reporters and Editors, Edward R. Murrow, Online News Association, Third Coast International Audio Festival, Gerald Loeb, Sidney Hillman Foundation and Emmy awards. He previously helped build and lead Voice of San Diego, served on the IRE board for eight years and is an alumnus of the John S. Knight Journalism Fellowship at Stanford University.