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Latinx Leadership in America: A Conversation with Maria Hinojosa and Jorge Ramos

November 24, 2020

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 – With decades of journalistic and leadership experience between them, Maria Hinojosa and Jorge Ramos have championed progress and hope in U.S. Latinx communities while exposing how prejudice and failed policies have prevented the U.S. from reaching its potential as a nation of immigrants. Drawing on their shared Mexican-American background, they celebrate and consider the multifaceted, multicultural U.S. Latinx experience, as well as their journeys to be two of the most revered Latinx leaders in the country virtually in the JFK Jr. Forum.

  • Maria Hinojosa: Fall 2018 Walter Shorenstein Fellow, Journalist and Author, Once I was You: A Memoir of Love and Hate in a Torn America
  • Jorge Ramos: 2017 Goldsmith Career Award Winner, Journalist and Anchor, Al PuntoUnivision NewsAmerica with Jorge Ramos
  • Moderated by: Paola Ramos, Correspondent, VICE and VICE News; Contributor, MSNBC and Telemundo

Co-sponsored by the Institute of Politics, the Center for Public Leadership, and the Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy.

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