Stories with 'activism' tag

Elektrik Fantasy IV MasqueRave Festival

A wave of Change is coming to the shores of the Magic City. “Welcome to Fantasy Island…” Luxuriate in a sunshine-to-moonlight magickal island atmosphere of Unity and Imagination, fueled by sound and visuals that will elevate your consciousness, reignite your passion for Life and reconnect you with Mother Earth as you reunite with The Ocean […]

/ August 27, 2018


2018 CREATIVE TIME SUMMIT

2018 CREATIVE TIME SUMMIT ON ARCHIPELAGOS AND OTHER IMAGINARIES: COLLECTIVE STRATEGIES TO INHABIT THE WORLD GET PASSES HERE The 11th Creative Time Summit, an annual convening for thinkers, dreamers, and doers working at the intersection of art and politics will be held in Miami for the first time this November 1-3, 2018. Titled On Archipelagos and […]

/ October 5, 2018


Emerge Miami

Emerge Miami is a real-life social network of progressive and socially-conscious individuals working together to facilitate community building, civic engagement, creativity and fun.   Emerge Miami is committed to fostering community development and engagement in and around  Miami. Whether you’re born and raised or new to the city and looking to meet people, or whether […]

/ May 15, 2018


Value of Miami’s Community: Premiere Podcast

We’re excited to kick-off 2018 with a brand new podcast series in the spirit of Designing the WE that will regularly highlight leaders & organizations from throughout greater Miami focused on making a positive impact on our community development & the lives of residents! For episode #1, which falls on W.K. Kellogg Foundation‘s 2nd annual National Day of Racial […]

/ January 5, 2018


How a single water-bottle refill station became a full-time career

How a private citizen accidentally became a full-time environmental activist after applying to The Miami Foundation’s Public Space Challenge.

/ March 23, 2017


Alana Greer: The law is not going to save us

Progressives hailed lawyers as saviors when a series of lawsuits managed to pause enforcement of President Trump’s executive order on immigration from mostly Muslim countries. But they won’t be the defensive line for long.

/ February 2, 2017


10 simple ways to be an activist, even when you’re really busy

Fired up after this weekend’s marches? You don’t have to dedicate your whole life to activism to make a difference.

/ January 24, 2017


Marco Rubio’s bosses have something to say to him.

Progressive activists in Florida want to remind Sen. Marco Rubio, who won the popular vote in South Florida, who he works for.

/ January 2, 2017


Visualizing the Miami-Dade budget

The proposed 2016 Miami-Dade budget has been announced, and a pair of Code for Miami volunteers have transformed the reams of budget data into a gorgeous interactive visualization.

/ August 27, 2015