Pilot 03-01-2014

Investigative reporting inspires poetry

What happens when you pair young poets with journalists to investigate issues that directly affect them and their communities? The Off/Page Project, a collaboration between ... Read More

Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman

Tracing Chicago’s heroin supply chain

Ever wondered how heavy narcotics such as heroin make it to America’s streets? Where it comes from, how it’s distributed and who it hurts? That ... Read More


Security on the border

How have the drug trade and a dramatic growth in U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s ranks impacted communities along the border with Mexico? For insight, ... Read More

Health Subcommittee of the House Committee on Veterans Affairs: Between Peril and Promise: Facing the Dangers of VA’s Skyrocketing Use of Prescription Painkillers to Treat Veterans

Action on the VA’s pain pill habit

On the debut pilot of “Reveal,” CIR’s Aaron Glantz uncovered how the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has been prescribing highly addictive pain medications at ... Read More

Film-Life of Pi Actor

No animals were harmed…

When you go to the movies – if you stay for the credits – you may have noticed a line that says, “No animals were harmed ... Read More

Credits – 03/01/2014

Host: Al Letson
Executive Producers: Ben Adair, Susanne Reber
Senior Producer: Mia Zuckerkandel
Editors: Amy Pyle, Andrew Donohue, Robert Salladay, Mark Katches
Producers: Michael Montgomery, Michael I Schiller
Reporters: Daffodil Altan, Trey Bundy, Aaron Glantz, Amy Julia Harris, Chip Mitchell, Natalie Moore, G.W. Schulz, Bernice Yeung
Production Assistance: Allegra Bandy
Mix Engineer: Jim Briggs
RevealRadio.org: Jaena Rae Cabrera, Nikki Frick, Sheela Kamath, Christine Lee, Sam Ward, Mia Zuckerkandel
Video Producers: Daffodil Altan, David Ritsher, Michael I Schiller
Senior Management for PRX: Jake Shapiro, John Barth, Kerri Hoffman
Senior Management for CIR: Robert J. Rosenthal, Mark Katches, Joaquin Alvarado, Susanne Reber
Promo Narration: Peter Coyote

Reveal is a co-production of The Center for Investigative Reporting and the Public Radio Exchange (PRX). It was co-created by Ben Adair, Susanne Reber, Joaquin Alvarado, John Barth and Kerri Hoffman.

Help for this program came from WJCT in Jacksonville, Fla., and “State of the Re:Union” with support from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, committed to building a more just, verdant and peaceful world.

Special thanks for this episode to Cate Cahan, Sally Eisele, Alison Scholly and the production and reporting teams at WBEZ Chicago; Charles Husson at Hawaii Public Radio; and Delaney Hall at “State of the Re:Union.”