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In The Thick
In The Thick
Futuro Media

Journalists of color tell you what you’re missing from the mainstream news. Co-hosted by award-winning journalists Maria Hinojosa and Julio Ricardo Varela,... more

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ITT Sound Off: Back to Normal

Maria and Julio unpack the tough week of news from the United States surpassing a half million COVID-19 deaths to... more

26 Feb 2021 · 18 minutes
An Anthology of Puerto Rico

Maria and Julio welcome Alana Casanova-Burgess, reporter and producer for WNYC's "On The Media", and Cristina del Mar Quiles, reporter for the... more

23 Feb 2021 · 40 minutes
ITT Sound Off: Texas Forever

In this week's Sound Off, Maria and Julio unpack the latest in Texas as the state and its vulnerable communities... more

19 Feb 2021 · 19 minutes
Black Power Manifesto

Maria and Julio are joined by Charles Blow, columnist for The New York Times and author of the new book, "The Devil... more

16 Feb 2021 · 37 minutes
ITT Sound Off: This Is the Moment

Maria is back to join Julio in her first ITT Sound Off in 2021! They break down the latest with... more

12 Feb 2021 · 19 minutes
Incarceration and Redemption

Maria and Julio reconnect with David Luis “Suave” Gonzalez, an artist and former juvenile lifer, who they talked to during a 2018 ITT... more

09 Feb 2021 · 44 minutes
ITT Sound Off: A National Nightmare

To end the week, Julio is joined by guest co-host Jamilah King, reporter and host of the Mother Jones podcast. They talk... more

05 Feb 2021 · 19 minutes
Coming Soon: Suave, the Podcast

ITT has a sneak peek for our listeners of a new podcast that Futuro Studios is producing with PRX: Suave. This podcast... more

03 Feb 2021 · 4 minutes
The Crazy Train

Maria and Julio break down the week's news with two ITT All-Stars. They are joined by Wajahat Ali, contributing opinion writer... more

02 Feb 2021 · 37 minutes
ITT Sound Off: Vaccine Chaos

In this week's Sound Off, Julio and guest co-host Jamilah King, reporter and host of the Mother Jones podcast, talk about... more

29 Jan 2021 · 17 minutes
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