David Leahy

  • News

    September 23, 2004

    Rage Against the Machines

    Like a modern version of Fritz Lang's Metropolis, well-meaning people battle corrupt mechanisms only to discover that the true enemies of democracy are human.

  • City Life

    May 13, 2004
  • City Life

    May 15, 2003
  • News

    December 26, 2002

    Fruit for Thought

    For 21 years, the King Mango Strut has been a countercultural rebuke to Miami political chicanery

  • News

    October 11, 2001

    An Old-Fashioned Mayor

    Hialeah's Raul Martinez: "I don't need a machine"

  • News

    February 1, 2001

    Petition Suspicion

    Activists say the effort to overturn the county's gay-rights ordinance isn't political; it's criminal

  • News

    December 14, 2000

    Democracy Is Messy

    And it doesn't get any messier than a gaggle of Democrats gathering to elect their own leaders

  • News

    November 30, 2000

    The Untold Story

    Guess who's coming to vote? Guess again.

  • News

    November 16, 2000

    The Morning After the Night Before

    Three scenes from a botched election

  • News

    August 24, 2000


    Master of his domains

  • News

    August 10, 2000

    Whose Casa Is His CASA?

    Colombia's immigrant population is finally seeking a political power base in Miami-Dade

  • News

    July 27, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    From the issue of July 27, 2000

  • News

    July 27, 2000

    The Power of Samson

    A power-crazed mayor, angry citizens, a state attorney's investigation. Is this any way to run a city?

  • News

    July 13, 2000

    A Fine Mess

    Miami-Dade's election workers are overworked, underpaid, and years behind

  • News

    June 3, 1999
  • News

    May 6, 1999

    Small Town, Big Hell

    Election time in Sweetwater is just another pretext for this rancorous city to go nuts

  • News

    January 8, 1998

    Fraud Buster!

    Want to know what makes Miami's mayor really mad? Voter fraud, that's what.

  • News

    September 14, 1994

    Burke Besieged

    The Florida Elections Commission and the Florida Bar. Maybe the FBI, too. For a man who won automatic re-election, Metro Commissioner James Burke seems to have a lot of explaining to do.

  • News

    August 31, 1994

    Antunez for President!

    Dade GOP officials have spoken, and Metro Commissioner Bruce Kaplan doesn't like what they said