Seg. 1: Sports And Coronavirus | Seg. 2: The Digital Divide
Segment 1: How sports journalists are adapting to a lack of sporting events.
The coronavirus has proven to be a huge disruption in the world of athletics. Aside from professional teams suspending seasons (to the dismay of thousands), sports journalists are also facing a major shift in how they find and report stories.
- Marleah Campbell, sports director for WIBW-TV
- Greg Echlin, sports contributor for KCUR
- Vahe Gregorian, sports columnist for the Kansas City Star
Segment 2, beginning at 29:39: Social distancing without the internet
Schools are closing and many businesses are asking employees to work from home. What about those without adequate internet, laptops or phones, though? We're starting to see the digital divide separate the haves and have-nots in ways that are specific to this outbreak.