G. Holmes Braddock

  • Blogs

    November 4, 2010

    Lil Wayne's Free Today! Young Money Engineer Mike Banger Gives Us Tha Carter 4 Scoop

    via​Behind every good chart-topping song is a good producer, usually -- but behind all that, and often sticking longer-term with the artist him- or herself, is a good engineer. In honor of today, the Biggest Day In Hip-Hop History of 2010, the day Lil Wayne finally goes free, C ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 16, 2010

    Is Antisocial Social Media Changing the Way We Interact?

    photo by Adam T. Bailey, via flickr​We text. We BBM. We instant-message. We Facebook-chat. Welcome to the antisocial social-media generation, where communicating with others is just a click away, and avoiding face-to-face confrontation is the wave of the future. When I was in school, I communicate ... More >>

  • News

    September 20, 2007

    Pay off Your Loans

    Gabe Pendas wants to save college kids a bundle. And this brawler might just do it.

  • Calendar

    December 16, 2004
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    February 28, 2002

    Resegregation Now, Resegregation Forever!

    Are charter-school conversions the vanguard for public education or a scam for resegregating the learning experience and making a lot of money?

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    June 21, 2001

    Behind the Ballot

    Voters will choose between Jacqueline Pepper and Frank Cobo, but the real candidates are the superintendent and the school board

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    February 15, 2001

    Rebel with a Cause

    As Marta Perez has discovered, the school board can be a very lonely place when you're trying to be a reformer

  • News

    January 18, 2001

    Letters to the Editor

    From the issue of January 18, 2001

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    December 21, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    From the issue of December 21, 2000

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    December 14, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    From the issue of December 14, 2000

  • News

    December 7, 2000

    Listen Here, You Boneheads, We Ain't Broke so Don't Try and Fix Us

    School board warmly embraces ethics commission

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    July 13, 2000


    Firpo Garcia has one big advantage in his school board campaign. His name is Sol Stinson.

  • News

    June 15, 2000

    Demetrio's Rules

    The world according to public school board member Demetrio Perez includes exile philosophy, Elian propaganda, and old-Havana-school politics.

  • News

    April 20, 2000

    The Sex Million Dollar Man

    You shelled out a lot of money to women who complained about principal Michael Exelbert. And you didn't even know it.

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    July 22, 1999

    Standing Pat

    The school board may vote to name a school after a powerful union boss. That's politics, baby.

  • News

    December 10, 1998

    Rich Thug, Poor Thug

    How gangs overran a school in an affluent neighborhood. And how administrators reclaimed it.

  • News

    October 29, 1998
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    October 22, 1998

    The Name Game

    True or False: The county's newest addition to public education was christened Dr. Michael M. Krop Senior High School because that's what taxpayers wanted

  • News

    April 17, 1997

    A Room of One's Own

    Bigger offices for Dade school board members? Just don't bother taxpayers with the details.