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.
United States
263 episodes
since Feb. 11, 2016
explicit content


Maria and Julio discuss the latest about the ongoing manifestations in Puerto Rico, where the people are demanding that Governor Ricardo Rosselló resigns after the leaked text messages scandal. They also talk about Trump’s racist tweets urging “The Squad” to go back to their countries, and the tourist deaths of U.S. Citizens in the Dominican Republic.  ITT Staff Picks: The Washington Post explains the reasons behind the protests in Puerto Rico Brittany Packnett’s  breakdown of Polite Racism on Twitter The Ministry of Tourism in Dominican Republic issues new safety regulations, via CNN
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