Catholic Charities USA

  • Blogs

    April 24, 2014

    Jeb Bush Is "Thinking About" Presidential Run but Might Have Too Many Shady Business Ties

    Jeb Bush's head must be pounding from all the pondering he's doing these days. Yesterday, he told yet another GOP crowd that he hasn't ruled out a bid for the White House, this time eliciting an ovation by announcing he's "thinking about running for president." He's probably also doing a lot of con ... More >>

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    February 24, 2011
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    November 18, 2010
  • Blogs

    November 12, 2010

    Pedro Pans Descend on Miami for 50th Anniversary, but Program Still Mysterious

    Operation Pedro Pan: Something to Celebrate?​A half century after their parents first sent them out of Cuba and to the United States, more than 100 former members of Operation Pedro Pan will return to Miami today.As part of a 50th anniversary weekend, Pedro Pan veterans and their families will tou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 14, 2010

    Haitian Consul: Worst Catastrophe in 200 Years

    Photo by Matthew Marek/American Red CrossYoung boy sits on the rubble after the devasting earthquake that hit Haiti on January 12.​Following Tuesday's 7.0 earthquake in Haiti, the Haitian Consulate here in Miami has been overwhelmed with phone calls from locals seeking information, advice,and supp ... More >>

  • News

    April 17, 2008

    Lambs to Slaughter

    Miami's Catholic leaders covered for a priest who drugged and sodomized at least a dozen boys.

  • News

    November 29, 2007

    Haitians Sent Home

    Refugees fled slavery, slaughter, and starvation, and got rejected.

  • Culture

    June 14, 2007

    An Almost Lost Milagro

    Eduardo Michaelsen paints in obscurity far from his Cuban roots

  • News

    December 21, 2006

    Moldy Christmas

    "They’re throwing us out two weeks before Christmas"

  • Blogs

    December 13, 2006

    New Life, Same Old Mold

    What would He do? Sweet baby Jesus would be so proud of the people running Family New Life Center in Wynwood. The homeless family shelter is run by Catholic Charities, a non-profit social service division of the Archdiocese of Miami. The wrought-iron gated 15-room facility provides downtrodden fa ... More >>

  • News

    October 12, 2006

    Religious Conviction

    Judge Jos E. Martinez ruled on a contentious case involving the Archdiocese of Miami. Problem is, he's a Eucharistic minister

  • News

    July 20, 2006

    The Ghetto Governor

    Dorrin Rolles dedication to his district is in question

  • News

    October 3, 2002

    Meet Your Neighbors

    Naomi and her son can't find work, can't pay the rent, and can't get help, but they're grateful to be here

  • News

    June 20, 2002

    CIP VIPs

    A list to nominate members for Miami's new Civilian Investigative Panel comes together in typical Magic City fashion

  • News

    June 15, 2000

    The Real McGuffin

    Neil McGuffin was supposed to guide the Miami Beach Housing Authority into the new millennium. Instead he exposed an agency in disarray. And he lost his job.

  • News

    December 23, 1999


    Used, Abused, and Alone

  • News

    December 16, 1999


    The Insider

  • News

    October 7, 1999

    Cash Cargo

    Despite recent deaths and a federal crackdown, smugglers continue the dangerous business of transporting Cubans to Miami

  • News

    January 7, 1999

    A Little Slice of Cuba

    Welcome to Rancho Don Goyo, where the pork is fresh, the beer is cold, and the music is pure, rural Cuban

  • News

    August 22, 1996

    Petty Cash

    Miami city manager Cesar Odio loves to hand out taxpayer money to his friends. It's not under the table, but it is under the radar.

  • News

    October 19, 1995

    Havana Does Not Believe in Tears

    Prize-winning author Roberto Uria landed in hot water in Cuba. Granted refugee status in the U.S., he must now sink or swim.