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Let’s not make Wynwood’s mistakes in Little Haiti

Developers and property owners are already beginning to ignore the voices of the community. But it’s not too late yet.

/ January 16, 2017


These were our resolutions for 2016. How did we do?

To kick off this whole year-in-review thing, we decided to bring back the resolutions that we and a bunch of other leaders in Miami made at the outset of last year. How’d we do?

/ December 18, 2016


Aja Monet: Fidel Castro was neither a saint nor the devil.

For Afro-Cubans and black Americans, Fidel Castro was a dictator – but one who tried to bring them equality.

/ December 1, 2016


The True Theme of the Traitor and the Hero: Fidel Castro and Me

A Cuban-American Miami writer wrestles with Fidel Castro’s death and his legacy.

/ November 26, 2016


How we should be helping Haiti

After years of working in Haiti, Ines Lozano has come to one conclusion about how to help: let the locals call the shots.

/ November 14, 2016


Don’t become numb to the violence killing our children

There’s a way to break the cycle. This is how Miami Children’s Initiative is doing it.

/ November 13, 2016


Work doesn’t have to suck. Let’s talk about making it better.

The world of work is already in the process of radical transformation.

/ November 9, 2016


Persian food, served with love

Food from their homeland has bound Shireen Rahimi’s family together across oceans and generations. Now they’re enshrining it in a cookbook that is a truly local labor of love.

/ November 2, 2016


Dear Mr. Trump: Ever heard of Jim Crow?

Allow me to bring you up to speed on the fuller picture of the African-American community.

/ October 31, 2016


Haiti is not a catastrophe

Catastrophe has always been Haiti’s middle name. But that’s not right.

/ October 18, 2016