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Navajo Nation

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Three journalists share advice on listening to community voices and avoiding the specter of "poverty porn."
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Reporters recount the constant struggle to balance in-person interviews with efforts to protect themselves and others from the coronavirus.
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Untold stories of tragedy, survival and resilience on the Navajo Nation. A 30-minute news documentary exploring health disparities on the Navajo Nation amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Tribes are finding strength and solutions in culture and tradition amid the devastation of COVID-19.
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This story was produced as a joint project led by Nathan O'Neal and Colton Shone, participants in the 2020 National Fellowship, that cover the variety of circumstances that contribute to health disparities in the Navajo Natio...
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This story was produced as a joint project led by Nathan O'Neal and Colton Shone, participants in the 2020 National Fellowship, that cover the variety of circumstances that contribute to health disparities in the Navajo Natio...
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Gerald Chee isn't shy about his battles with substance abuse. Chee, who lives on the Navajo Nation, said he believes he got COVID-19 while partying with others.
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As the Navajo Nation continues its fight against COVID-19, chronic substance abuse is complicating the effort.
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Why was the Navajo Nation overlooked in the face of the pandemic?
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In hard-hit Navajo Nation, fighting COVID-19 means addressing a long history of underinvestment and policy neglect.

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