1 day ago | Columns
African-American pundits such as Georgetown University professor Michael Eric Dyson and columnist Charles M. Blow have taken some hard whacks at Donald Trump's recent attempts to court black voters. But talking heads like these are completely out ...
8 days ago | Columns
Back in April, President Obama invited Nicki Minaj, Chance the Rapper, Ludacris, J. Cole, and Common — oh, and Miami resident DJ Khaled — to the White House to discuss criminal-justice reform. A White House official told Time magazine the presiden...
15 days ago | Politics
It's not just about Hillary and Dim Donald. Florida's August 30 primary is just around the corner. Though most local media attention has been focused on the race for Miami-Dade County mayor between incumbent Carlos Gimenez and School Board member ...
22 days ago | Columns
When it comes to reporting on crime and other bad things happening in Miami, local TV stations do not provide fair and balanced coverage. In fact, mainstream news organizations are out to destroy African-American communities. Consider this: Last w...
23 days ago | Columns
Charles Kinsey, the latest unarmed African American man to be shot by a police officer, sued North Miami police this week after a cop’s bullet tore a hole through his leg on July 18. Video footage of Kinsey lying on the ground with his hands up in...
1 month 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, ...