Stories with 'activism' tag

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


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