As his administration is nailed for health-care incompetence, President Obama is escaping to Miami today for three Democratic Party fundraisers and to curry favor with Latin voters. He arrives at 3:45 p.m. at MIA and will hang around town until tomorrow at 3:25 p.m. One event will benefit the Demo ... More >>
Yesterday was Cuban independence day, a holiday as ignored by Cubans as President's Day is by Americans. But for every Florida politician with an election coming up, it was the perfect opportunity to suck up to the pickiest voting bloc in the state. The three enemigos -- Charlie Crist, Marco Rubi ... More >>
Democratic U.S. Rep. Kendrick Meek's last campaign report had some surprising names in it. Yeah, he snagged some usual suspects as donors: Swampthing James Carville, former chairman of the Democratic National Committee Terry McAuliffe, and, um, Don King.But he also scored a constituency that woul ... More >>
The Republican brothers are headed for defeat, and Cuban-American politics will change forever.
With its severe new Cuba regulations, the Bush administration alienated some Miami exiles, but not the ones who matter
Cuba after Castro? Don't be left out!
Fidel is making a list, checking it twice; if you're a Cuban exile, he's going to decide if you've been naughty or nice
When trade sanctions, bluster, and a few bombs don't work, you gotta try something else
He may be across the ocean, but Czech Pres. Havel's Cuban-exile headaches have already begun
Thanks to one show, an unprecedented amount of foreign news is airing in Cuba -- but it ain't Nightline yet
The Federal Election Commission has a few questions for an influential Miami political action committee
What exactly is the Cuban American National Foundation and who controls it?
Not long ago it was dangerous to support the appearance of Cuban musicians in Miami; now it's dangerous to oppose them
Ramon Saul Sanchez's Democracy Movement unveils a new twist on the venerable sit-in protest: The float-in
From the issue of May 03, 2001
The Latin Grammys got the headlines, but brave and bruised theater director Alberto Sarraín got the honors
So you weren't among those lucky few who dined with the king and queen? Consider it a compliment.
Radio and TV Martí are supposed to remain above politics and provide Cubans with unbiased news. This is not a joke; it only seems like one.
From the issue of April 5, 2001
Tales from the Texas music fest: Rock barely survives, honky-tonk rules, and Miami may yet host the Latin Grammys -- but no bombs, please
For years the infamous Wasp Network collected reams of data on Miami's anti-Castro forces -- and the sundry, sometimes bizarre, attempts to infiltrate them
Letters from the issue of June 1, 2000
Correspondence from our readers
Ramon Saul Sanchez is an exile leader with charisma, style, and a strong sense of drama
Letters from the issue of March 2, 2000
Letters from the issue of February 24, 2000
Leave the Driving to CANF
A rich and powerful family is allowing one of the nation's most precious properties to rot
Beach commissioners have avoided deciding whether to honor Jorge Mas Canosa. Now, time's up.