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Understand SC is a weekly podcast from The Post and Courier that explains important issues in our state and the context that gives them meaning. We use the reporting resources and knowledge of our newsroom to help you better understand South Carolina.

The show is produced by Emily Williams and Gavin McIntyre.

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