Food insecurity goes global under the cloud of COVID-19
Sep 9, 2020

Food insecurity goes global under the cloud of COVID-19

Susan Schmidt also talks markets with us. Then it's the Oscars. We also address the competition in the indoor exercise industry.

Segments From this episode

COVID-19 stokes worldwide fears about food insecurity

Sep 9, 2020
This year, about 121 million people have been pushed to the edge of starvation.
Food vendors serve dishes at the San Cosme market in Mexico City on Aug. 10, 2020 amid the COVID-19 novel coronavirus pandemic. Street vendors were among the wage earners whose livelihoods were affected by the pandemic.

Inclusion and the Oscars

Scott Tong talks to us about the new representation and inclusion standards announced for the Academy Awards.

Competition for indoor exercise sector heats up as cold weather approaches

Sep 9, 2020
Peloton announces it will reduce the price of its original bike, and offers a more expensive model.
A Peloton stationary bike sits on display at one of the fitness company's studios.
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The team

Victoria Craig Producer, BBC
Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC
Jonathan Frewin Producer, BBC
Daniel Shin Producer
Jay Siebold Engineer
Brian Allison Engineer
Alex Schroeder Digital producer
Meredith Garretson Producer
Erika Soderstrom Producer/Director