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Why South Florida needs a march for Black women

On the 20th anniversary of the Million Women March, black women are marching across the U.S. because mainstream feminism is leaving black women behind.

/ September 25, 2017


Transit’s budget is being cut. Help us fight back.

Transit Alliance Miami has the immediate goal of stopping a proposal to cut the transit budget and a longterm goal of making getting around Miami better for everyone.

/ August 22, 2017


Let’s bring some color to LGBTQ leadership

Today, across South Florida, passionate organizers will petition elected officials for justice for all, social entrepreneurs will reimagine doing good as good business, and innovative thinkers will tackle complex challenges with exciting solutions. While queer and trans people of color (QTPOC) are among those who are contributing daily to a new Miami, all too often […]

/ August 16, 2017


Stand behind the groups making Miami better

Leadership Lab has identified seven groups doing innovative work to lift Miami out of all those terrible rankings. They need support.

/ July 19, 2017


Rebecca Fishman Lipsey: Why you need to weigh in on ESSA

Providing your thoughts on Florida’s ESSA plan is a huge opportunity to shape education policy on the front end, and everyone is invited.

/ July 17, 2017


Even in South Florida, we need to talk about white supremacy

The white nationalist group Identity Europa disrupted Lutze Segu’s racial justice training institute last month. That didn’t surprise her – violence is enacted on Black people in South Florida in subtle ways every day, she says.

/ July 6, 2017


If you’re pissed about transit, then go and use it.

Car-free local Azhar Chougle says that every time you tap your card at the bus or train, it’s a vote on how to fix a bad system.

/ June 28, 2017


Brian Brackeen: The truth about ‘the truth about Miami’s startup status’

Brian Brackeen is the founder of Kairos, one of Miami’s most celebrated startups. And he calls BS on claims that we struggle to scale.

/ June 26, 2017


Let’s transcend partisan politics on Cuba

Giancarlo Sopo: Our community’s future is inextricably linked to Cuba’s. Don’t let partisan politics undo years of progress.

/ June 16, 2017


Letter from a Cuban-American Millennial: Keep the doors to Cuba open.

Alexa Ferrer: It may be too late for my grandparents to reconnect, but the window has just opened for my generation.

/ June 15, 2017