Letters from the Issue of July 21, 2005
Dying newspapers, ATV defenders, and tough-talking college deans
Heavy-handed cops, heavy-hearted drag queens, heavy-walleted hip-hoppers
Old newspaper pros quit the FIU journalism school as academicians run the show
Tropic gets axed after31 years and countless awards. Watch for the last issue: A gift guide.
The Miami Herald is making national news . . . for all the wrong reasons
People are fleeing in record numbers and not being replaced. Morale has hit bottom. News coverage has been severely curtailed. Money is scarce. And the corporate bigshots love it.