Well Said: The Irina Project

In this week's podcast, we talk with Anne Johnston and Barbara Friedman about The Irina Project and how they’re empowering journalists to report on human trafficking in a responsible and ethical way.

Two Carolina journalism professors have set out to change the narrative around one of the most pressing global issues: sex trafficking.

In today’s episode, we talk with Anne Johnston and Barbara Friedman about their organization, The Irina Project, and how they’re empowering journalists to report on human trafficking responsibly and ethically.

Join us every Wednesday for the University’s podcast as we talk with Carolina’s newsmakers and experts. Each episode, students, faculty, staff and alumni will discuss what’s going on in classrooms, labs and around campus, and how it pertains to the local, national and international headlines.

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This episode features music by So Far As I Know (“The Conqueror”), Lee Rosevere (“Keeping Old Letters”) and Scott Holmes (“Epic Cinematic.”)