Chris Walker is a writer and podcast producer based in Colorado who specializes in narrative longform reporting. His work has spanned four continents, ranging from investigative journalism to arts and culture writing. Chris's stories can be found in The Atlantic, Playboy, the Atavist, VICE, Forbes, NPR, Rock and Ice, Backpacker, Westword, and LA Weekly -- among others. In 2020, Chris released his first narrative podcast series The Syndicate, which peaked at #5 in Apple's top shows chart.
LISTEN: APPLE  | SPOTIFY | STITCHER | YOUTUBE If You Enjoy This Show Please Subscribe and Give Us a 5-Star Rating ★★★★★ and Review on Apple Podcasts | Donate On Patreon :  https://bit.ly/3d0piI0 PayPal:  https://bit.ly/2AV4pAt Chris Walker is an award-winning freelance journalist. He is a writer based in Denver, Colorado who specializes in narrative longform reporting. His work has spanned four continents, ranging from investigative journalism to arts and culture writing. Chris's stories can be found in The Atlantic, Playboy, the Atavist, VICE, Forbes, NPR, Rock and Ice, Backpacker, Westword, and LA Weekly -- among others. In 2020, Chris released his first narrative podcast series The Syndicate, which peaked at #5 in Apple's top shows chart. In this episode we talk about how Chris got turned onto writing and journalism, and how he found the interesting and unique stories that he has explored over his career. Chris has managed to embed himself in many sub-culture to dive in deep and tell the stories we rarely get to hear about. Check out his work in the links below.  Mikeadelic is Sponsored by SHEATH UNDERWEAR Get 20% off Sitewide - the most comfortable, unique pair of underwear you'll ever wear, mens, womens, plus super comfy T-shirts and more all at  www.sheathunderwear.com - Enter the promo code Mikeadelic at checkout to get a sweet discount on some awesome gear. MUSHROOM REVIVAL - Get 15% off all mushroom products - Enter the Code Mikeadelic at checkout - https://bit.ly/3ovS6yF   Connect with Chris:  Website: http://bit.ly/39iT1gu Twitter: https://bit.ly/3iIuAw8 Podcast: http://bit.ly/2MpuBsy Newsletter: http://bit.ly/39dR1Gm Writing: Acid Trip: Denvers Secret LSD Labs:  http://bit.ly/2Mr7a21 More here: http://bit.ly/3iK5z3A   Connect With Mike: Website: https://bit.ly/2GqH7kX Patreon: https://bit.ly/3d0piI0 Email: https://bit.ly/2Dsv2v4 Facebook: https://bit.ly/2XCchg7 Instagram: https://bit.ly/2Pqc50B Twitter: https://bit.ly/2IwIhik   Listen Everywhere: Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/2Vf2RKf Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2W8w72c Stitcher: https://bit.ly/2DrRnc6 YouTube: https://bit.ly/2IzMz8I Amazon Music: https://amzn.to/3mYzExX Also Available on Podbean, Speaker, Breaker, Tunein, Castro, I heart radio, Overcast, Soundcloud and everywhere podcasts are found  Subscribe to the Inner Sanctum Newsletter  https://bit.ly/2GqH7kX   Thanks To: Student Loan Tutor: https://bit.ly/2X2meF4 * Say you found them through mikeadelic for extra special magical love and care.  If You Enjoy This Show Please Subscribe and Give Us a 5-Star Rating ★★★★★ and Review on Apple Podcasts | Donate On Patreon or PayPal  * Become a patron and get access to bonus episodes and the private inner sanctum discord channel.   Thank You Intro Music Provided by Danny Barnett & Galaxia:  https://bit.ly/2XB3sDr  
An extended conversation with drug historian Emily Dufton about history of cannabis in the United States, the protagonists who shaped it, and what we might expect for nationwide legalization going forward. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
https://www.dudegrows.com/support Or Go To www.Patreon.com/dudegrowsshow Scotty Real Is Hanging Out & Waking & Baking With Chris Walker- host of The Syndicate, Denver freelance journalistLegit writer published in: VICE, NPR, Playboy, and LA Weekly – among others. To Talk About The Sydicate which redefined what it means to be a criminal organization in the era of legal weed and that the marijuana black market is not just evolving, but thriving. From Smuggling Cannabis In Skydiving Planes To Hundreds Of Thousands Of Dollars In Duffle Bag Being Pulled Over Tune In To This Special Episode Of Wake & Bake America To Learn The Whole Story Was a Westword staff writer where he specialized in narrative long-form stories. Dont Forget To Like & Subscribe & Share The Dudegrows Show To Help Spread The Word.
In this first bonus episode, Special Agent Steve Bratten with the Colorado Department of Revenue discusses the prior cases and investigative techniques he devised that informed his investigation of the Syndicate. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
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16
Podcast Count
7
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12 hours, 52 minutes
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