Jordan Smith

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Jordan Smith, senior reporter at The Intercept, is a state and national award-winning investigative journalist. She has covered criminal justice for more than 20 years, and during that time, has developed a reputation as a resourceful and dogged reporter with a talent for analyzing complex social and legal issues. She is regarded as one of the best investigative reporters in Texas. A longtime staff writer for The Austin Chronicle, her work has also appeared in The Nation and The Crime Report, among other places.

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Our sister organization PEN Belarus has spent years uplifting writers and supporting the freedom to write. Now, the government is trying to shut them down. Show your support and tell them they’re not alone.