Bruce Nissen

  • News

    April 30, 2009

    FIU Spends Big Bucks on Bureaucrats

    The school sure doesn't like its "people who produce."

  • Blogs

    April 27, 2009

    FIU Pays Presidents ($680K) and Bureaucrats Well. But Professors? Forget About It.

    Florida International University got a new president this weekend: Chancellor Mark Rosenberg. And guess what? He'll make a lot more than the last guy, Mitch Maidique. At $680,000 per year, he'll garner in excess of what you or President Obama or the heads of many multinational corporations and forei ... More >>

  • News

    September 2, 2004

    The Bitch

    De La Carnival of Souls

  • News

    October 17, 2002

    Poor Miami: Enough Whining

    Got a clever idea for snuffing out local poverty? Let's hear it!

  • News

    September 26, 2002

    How Poor Is Poor?

    The government's method of determining who's poor is so outdated that census experts say the poverty picture is much worse than we think

  • News

    January 11, 2001

    Tough as Nails

    Three years after the immigrant workers at Aljoma Lumber voted to unionize, they still don't have a contract. Why? José Lamas refuses to give them one.

  • News

    June 22, 2000

    Don't Look for the Union Label

    For two years Goya Foods has waged a war to prevent its workers from unionizing. Now things are starting to get really ugly.

  • News

    April 6, 2000

    Nursing a Grudge

    The Jackson Memorial nurses' union is troubled by controversy about everything from bad accounting to homophobia