NPR’s Messi-Centered Podcast Explores Fútbol, Immigration, and Belonging
November 30, 2022 / Latina Magazine
Futuro Media is an independent, nonprofit organization producing multimedia journalism that explores and gives a critical voice to the diversity of the American experience. Based in Harlem and founded in 2010 by award-winning journalist Maria Hinojosa, Futuro Media is committed to telling stories from points of view often overlooked by mainstream media. Futuro Media produces Peabody Award-winning “Latino USA,” the longest running national Latino news and cultural public radio program; “In The Thick,” a politics podcast from the perspective of journalists and issue experts; Latino Rebels, a pioneering digital news outlet founded by Julio Ricardo Varela that reaches millions through its website and podcasts; Futuro Studios focuses on original podcasts and programming; and Futuro Unidad Hinojosa (FUH), a unit within Futuro Media, focuses on investigative journalism and special projects. Formerly, Futuro Media also produced PBS’s America By The Numbers and Humanizing America.