Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez made history this November, when she
became the youngest woman ever elected to the United States
Congress. In this episode, Maria and Julio are joined the 29-year
old Latina from the Bronx for whom “community is a
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The thrill of watching Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez bring her whole
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About the Podcast
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.