Tim Russo

Mexico and Latin America Correspondent for FSRN

Tim Russo has been a Mexico and Latin America correspondent for FSRN since 2001.

Deeply involved and dedicated to independent media since the early 1990s, Tim is the co-founder of COMPPA (Comunicadores y Comunidoras Populares Para la Autonomía), a grassroots media coalition that has launched more than 15 indigenous, Garífuna and campesino community radio stations in Argentina, Guatemala, Honduras and Mexico. He has been fundamental in working toward the formation of the Autonomous Network of Garifuna Community Radios in Honduras and the MesoAmerican Network of Community, Indigenous and Garifuna Radios in MesoAmerica.

Tim is well-versed in Latin American politics, community radio and independent media. He has been based in Mexico and Central America for nearly 20 years.

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