Ep. 43 Canned tomatoes

Ayo Awokoya had an idea and she couldn’t let it go. This is how a talented and tenacious freelancer followed her instincts to uncover a shocking story - revealing modern day slavery practices happening in European agriculture. The work later won the Frontline Club Award for Print.


Read all about it: 

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/jun/20/tomatoes-italy-mafia-migrant-labour-modern-slavery


Hosted and produced: Maeve McClenaghan

Production support: Cheeka Eyers

Theme music: Dice Muse


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