ABOUT THIS AUTHOR
In 2010 María Hinojosa founded Futuro Media, an independent, nonprofit newsroom based in Harlem, NYC with the mission to create multimedia content from a POC perspective. As Anchor and Executive Producer of the Peabody Award-winning show Latino USA, distributed by PRX, and Co-Host of Futuro Media’s award-winning political podcast In The Thick, and most recently, her Pulitzer Prize-winning podcast Suave, Hinojosa has informed millions about the changing cultural and political landscape in America and abroad. Today, she seeks to challenge newsrooms across the world with her new Latina lead Investigative Journalism unit.
WHY SHE’S JOINING US
As a reporter who was the first Latina in many newsrooms, Pulitzer Prize-winner Maria Hinojosa gives a critical voice to the diverse American experience. Hinojosa’s nearly 30-year career as an award-winning journalist includes reporting for PBS, CBS, WNBC, CNN, NPR, and anchoring an Emmy Award-winning talk show. She is now the Anchor and Executive Producer of the Peabody Award-winning show Latino USA.
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