• Blogs

    April 30, 2014

    The NBA Should Have Banned Donald Sterling a Long Time Ago

    Uncle Luke, the man whose booty-shaking madness made the U.S. Supreme Court stand up for free speech, gets as nasty as he wants to be for Miami New Times. Karma finally caught up to Donald Sterling, the slumlord owner of the Los Angeles Clippers. Just when his team is finally thriving and competing ... More >>

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    January 10, 2013
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    September 27, 2012
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    July 11, 2012

    Lt. Gov. Jennifer Carroll Accused of Lesbian Fling With Top Aide

    In a stunning series of accusations, Florida's lieutenant governor, Jennifer Carroll, was allegedly caught in a compromising sexual position with a top female aide.Of course, the claims are coming from a former Carroll staffer who was fired and is facing third-degree felony charges for illegally tap ... More >>

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    December 2, 2010
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    August 25, 2010

    With Greene Gone, Meek Still Has Mountain to Climb in US Senate Race

    kendrickmeek.comMeek on Election Day‚ÄčKendrick Meek will not miss Jeff Greene. Like that guy at your party who shows up uninvited, plays Kelly Clarkson so loud the cops come, and then bolts before you're handed a noise violation, Greene has been a major headache.But Meek will miss Greene's money. T ... More >>

  • News

    June 7, 2007


    A local leader testifies before Congress ... with questionable backing

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    April 5, 2007


    Miami-Dade Corrections officers think a new uniform code discriminates against black men

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    December 14, 2006


    Melt this commissioner

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    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.

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    February 6, 2003

    Beating Whitey

    Developer Donahue Peebles is as handsome, smooth, articulate, & nasty as he needs to be

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    June 20, 2002

    CIP VIPs

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

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    May 23, 2002

    Letters from the Issue of May 23, 2002

    Comments about black people, gay people, and restaurant people

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    February 7, 2002

    A Wasted Life

    Will Eddie Lee Macklin accomplish more in death than he did in life? Don't count on it.

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    October 25, 2001

    New Face, Old Connections

    Miami mayoral candidate Manny Diaz may look like an outsider, but his political history places him squarely on the inside

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    August 16, 2001

    Space Cowboy

    Someone please tell Bill Nelson that not everyone in the Democratic Party looks like him

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    May 3, 2001

    Under Fire

    She says he ordered her to sue a local resident, and then fired her. He says that's a lie. Being Key Biscayne police chief isn't the hassle-free job Michael Flaherty thought it would be.

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    August 17, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    From the issue of August 17, 2000

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    June 22, 2000

    Don't Look for the Union Label

    For two years Goya Foods has waged a war to prevent its workers from unionizing. Now things are starting to get really ugly.

  • Music

    March 2, 2000

    Oh No, He Can't!

    Old Fontainebleu fave Sammy Davis, Jr.

  • News

    November 25, 1999

    How to Succeed in Education Without Really Studying, Part 2

    The high and mighty rushed to the aid of dubiously degreed schools superintendent Roger Cuevas

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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.

  • Culture

    April 8, 1999
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    April 8, 1999

    A Historic Dip

    Witnesses to the segregated history of Virginia Beach tell a sorry but inspiring tale

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    December 10, 1998
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    November 26, 1998
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    November 13, 1997

    Black in Blue

    More than 50 years ago, five daring young men put on police uniforms and began patrolling Miami's "Colored Town." A couple of them are still looking for justice.

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    August 1, 1996
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    June 20, 1996
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    September 21, 1994

    A Private Man

    MDCC English professor Wade Harris didn't share much about his life. But he might well have shared his murderer.

  • 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.

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    October 7, 1992

    A Big Wind Blows A Hot Fire

    Two Metro-Dade fire department officials are demoted after the storm. They say it's because they're black.

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    December 26, 1990