In The Thick

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, IN THE THICK has the conversations about race, identity and politics few people are discussing or want to discuss.

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In The Thick

A Democracy at Risk

Maria and Julio are joined by two ITT All-Stars — Tina Vasquez , senior reporter at Prism, and LaTosha Brown , co-founder of the organization, Black Voters...
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Healing From COVID-19

In this special ITT episode, Maria shares her story of healing from COVID-19. She reconnects with friend and actress Debi Mazar , who was a guide and support...
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Taking a Knee

Julio is joined by guest co-host Jamilah King, reporter and host of the Mother Jones podcast, and today they are talking sports. They're joined by Howard...
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ITT Sound Off: Make Good Trouble

Maria and Julio talk about the politicization of the coronavirus pandemic, including the death of former Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain. They...
In The Thick

Symbols of White Supremacy

Maria and Julio take on the national conversation about racist Confederate monuments and the push to take them down. They talk with Dr. Keisha Blain , an...
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ITT Sound Off: The Power of Women

Maria is joined by guest co-host Jamilah King , a reporter and podcast host at Mother Jones. They recap the coronavirus crisis and talk about President Trump...