9 days ago | Environmental
Danielle Daals has been making the most of every minute with her family lately, from relishing strolls in the park with her pup Maxwell, a mixed rescue, to savoring sips of coffee during chats with her mom Stephanie. Because next week, the New Zea...
2 months ago | Environmental
Last month, sign-waving demonstrators massed in front of Tropical Park to try to dissuade customers from buying tickets to Christmas mainstay Santa’s Enchanted Forest. Their complaint? The live tigers and other animals used in shows at the theme p...
2 months ago | LGBT
Miami-Dade County has one of the highest HIV rates in the country and Florida lead the nation in HIV-related deaths. So it's troubling, activists say, that a new survey suggests not enough residents know about pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP),...
3 months ago | Environmental
It’s the happiest time of the year — except for the animals at Santa’s Enchanted Forest. At least that's what a group of animal activists planning a protest against the venerable holiday theme park says. They believe Santa’s Enchanted Forest, whic...
4 months ago | Environmental
Yes, Florida does have bears — black bears, the kind that rarely bother humans other than rifling through trash cans for food. That's reason enough, apparently, for the state of Florida to authorize a new bear hunt in the state, with permits alrea...
5 months ago | Environmental
During a protest in front of the Miami Seaquarium last summer, a Miami-Dade cop arrested animal activist Steven Bagenski for holding a “Free Lolita” sign while standing on a public sidewalk. Believing his First Amendment rights were being cur...