1 day ago | Columns
During next year's Memorial Day weekend, Miami Beach will return to segregation days, when black people weren't allowed to stay in the city's hotels and had to leave by sundown. As Miami New Times staff writer Jessica Weiss first reported in May, ...
8 days ago | Columns
Less than a week after five Dallas law enforcement officers were killed by a lunatic gunman, the nation is again reeling from a deadly confrontation between cops and an ex-military extremist. This past Sunday, former Marine Gavin Long gunned down ...
15 days ago | Columns
In the past two weeks, Miami Beach politicians and some residents have lost their minds over plans to open a club called King of Diamonds on Ocean Drive, the main drag of South Florida tourism. Race may or may not be what's causing the uproar. In ...
20 days ago | Columns
Dwyane Wade bolting for Chicago is Pat Riley’s biggest fuck-up as Miami Heat president. If the franchise were one of team owner Micky Arison’s cruise ships, it would be one of those boats in which everybody gets the shits from food poisoning. Pat ...
29 days ago | Columns
Last week, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas proved that black people in positions of power can be African Americans’ worst enemies. He wrote the majority opinion in a 5-to-3 decision in a case that will allow police officers to use evide...
1 month ago | Miami Music
Two weeks ago, I went on an Instagram rant criticizing local hip-hop radio stations for not showing any love to Miami-based artists. You won't hear any songs by up-and-coming underground MCs like Super Mario, Denzel Curry, Robb Bank$, and Yung Sim...