Society & Culture

Mariana van Zeller on ‘Trafficked’

podcast December 19, 2021 1

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Larry weighs in on the Omicron variant and his faith in the current political system while looking forward to 2022. He’s then joined by Mariana van Zeller, host of the National Geographic TV series ‘Trafficked’ to talk about her early days in Portugal (19:11) and how the events surrounding the 9/11 attacks inspired her to become a journalist. Then they discuss how ‘Trafficked’ was created and it’s production process (28:21) while touching on some of the shows’ subject matter including white supremacy, (37:00) crystal meth, (42:04) legalized marijuana, and much more.

Host: Larry Wilmore

Guest: Mariana van Zeller

Producer: Kaya McMullen

Production Assistant: Chris Sutton

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