Cafe con Pam Podcast

073 - You Racist, Sexist, Bigot with Pita Juarez

Episode Summary

Listeners! We're back this week with another awesome interview. This time, we talked to Pita Juarez. Pita, is an award-winning multimedia journalist based in the border state of Arizona. Pita, a Guatemalan-American, is inspired by social issues affecting underserved and Latino communities. In her current role as Director of Communications at One Arizona, Pita supports the issues that matter to the immigrant community by highlighting Arizona’s stories of resilience in international, national and local media outlets. Pita is a contributing writer for Spanish and English publications and works across a variety of mediums including film and radio. Her work has been featured in The Huffington Post, The Hill, CNN Latino, Fusion, Univision, Remezcla and The Arizona Republic. In partnership with NPR One training, Pita develops and produces Mira Listen, a podcast "for Latino Millennials, by Latino Millennials" that serves bilingual, immigrant, LGBTQ, and activist communities. In 2015, Pita produced the independent documentary Salud Sin Papeles which motivated her to direct and produce her second documentary, You Racist, Sexist, Bigot, out in 2018. Pita takes pride in creating films that she hopes will engage and inspire diverse audiences to effect change in their communities. Find Pita on all things social: @pitajs Find You Racist, Sexist, Bigot the film: http://youracistsexistbigot.com/ ------ You can find this week's offers: bit.ly/cafeconpamthrivemarket to get 25% off your purchase theidentityofshe.com and use the code TIOSPAM10 for 10% off your purchase. ------ Follow Cafe con Pam on all things social: @cafeconpampodcast spreadideasmovepeople.com/support Stay shining!

Episode Notes

Listeners! We're back this week with another awesome interview. This time, we talked to Pita Juarez.

Pita, is an award-winning multimedia journalist based in the border state of Arizona. Pita, a Guatemalan-American, is inspired by social issues affecting underserved and Latino communities. In her current role as Director of Communications at One Arizona, Pita supports the issues that matter to the immigrant community by highlighting Arizona’s stories of resilience in international, national and local media outlets.

Pita is a contributing writer for Spanish and English publications and works across a variety of mediums including film and radio. Her work has been featured in The Huffington Post, The Hill, CNN Latino, Fusion, Univision, Remezcla and The Arizona Republic. In partnership with NPR One training, Pita develops and produces Mira Listen, a podcast "for Latino Millennials, by Latino Millennials" that serves bilingual, immigrant, LGBTQ, and activist communities. In 2015, Pita produced the independent documentary Salud Sin Papeles which motivated her to direct and produce her second documentary, You Racist, Sexist, Bigot, out in 2018. Pita takes pride in creating films that she hopes will engage and inspire diverse audiences to effect change in their communities.

Find Pita on all things social: @pitajs
Find You Racist, Sexist, Bigot the film: http://youracistsexistbigot.com/


You can find this week's offers:
bit.ly/cafeconpamthrivemarket to get 25% off your purchase
theidentityofshe.com and use the code TIOSPAM10 for 10% off your purchase.


Follow Cafe con Pam on all things social: @cafeconpampodcast
spreadideasmovepeople.com/support

Stay shining!