Hi! I'm a person! Also, I report on jobs and money in the Appalachian coalfields. I make public radio stories for @OVReSRC and @WMMTfm/ @Appalshop.

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Benny Becker is the Ohio Valley ReSource reporter at Appalshop's WMMT in the heart of the central Appalachian coalfileds. Benny arrived in Whitesburg from Tel Aviv, where he was a producer and reporter for Israel Story. Benny grew up in Morgantown, West Virginia, and started his public radio work...

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Sep 25, 2017

RT @nytimes: "There will be no food in Puerto Rico. There is no more agriculture in Puerto Rico."  http://nyti.ms/2jUnn12 

Sep 25, 2017

RT @JamilSmith: Puerto Rico is being left to rot in the heat and the dark. This is an acutely distressing piece of reporting.  http://wapo.st/2hsIBig 

Sep 24, 2017

@VerbingNouns I do scuba approach to equalizing pressure- during descent, close mouth, pinch nose and gently exhale a moment. Or https://t.co/AnYd2gFk6Q

Sep 24, 2017

RT @youngsinick: Look, mainstream media in America: it’s not hard to properly contextualize the protest in a headline.  https://twitter.com/skynews/status/911948075752505347 

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