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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Andrew Donohue is the deputy editor for Reveal. He works with the audience team to find out what the public needs from – and what it can contribute to – our reporting. Stories Donohue has reported and edited have led to criminal charges, firings and reforms in public housing, pesticide use, sexual harassment and labor practices, among other areas. As a reporter and editor, he’s won awards from Investigative Reporters and Editors, the Society of Professional Journalists, the Online News Association and others. Previously, Donohue helped build and lead Voice of San Diego, a pioneering local news startup. He was a John S. Knight fellow at Stanford University, where he worked on deepening engagement with investigative reporting. He serves on the IRE board of directors.