Radio Marti

  • Blogs

    October 1, 2013

    Federally Funded Radio and TV Marti to Continue Cuban Broadcasts During Shutdown

    Thanks to the government shutdown, national parks are closed, hundreds of thousands of federal workers will be sent home without a paycheck, and all federal government activities considered non-essential will effectively halt. However, controversial and ineffective government-sponsored broadcasts ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 28, 2012

    Roberto Rodríguez Tejera Got Booted From WQBA Despite Strong Ratings

    Read "Cuban Radio Is Dying Because of Aging Hardliners And Miami's Changing Market."On August 17, Roberto Rodríguez Tejera takes the center spot behind the news desk inside TeleMiami's studio in the Flagami neighborhood of Miami. The veteran Cuban American journalist is flanked by former Hialeah Po ... More >>

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    July 22, 2010
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    February 8, 2007

    Bye Bye Tommy

    Superman retires Tom Fiedler may not be Ben Bradlee, but he remains a newspaper warrior, nonetheless. Earlier today, the Miami Herald's soon-to-be-former executive editor received two standing ovations from the crowd attending the Miami Herald Media Co.'s annual meeting at the Radisson Hotel i ... More >>

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    January 11, 2007

    Press Time

    With Fidel on his death bed, journalist Carlos Otero is more critical than ever

  • Blogs

    December 15, 2006

    Good-bye Tommy

    During his 33-year career at the Miami Herald, Tom Fiedler won the Pulitzer Prize for covering an extremist group in Liberty City, took down presidential hopeful Gary Hart, and pissed off Miami's Cuban-American community. On Friday, the McClatchy Co. — the Herald's parent owner — anno ... More >>

  • News

    December 22, 2005

    Renegade Radio

    A Miami radio station makes waves — short waves, that is

  • Calendar

    July 29, 2004
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    July 29, 2004

    Politics and Policy

    With its severe new Cuba regulations, the Bush administration alienated some Miami exiles, but not the ones who matter

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    June 24, 2004

    Gang Related

    Mass transit trouble and coked-up greyhounds

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    February 20, 2003

    Dialogue: The Final Frontier

    When trade sanctions, bluster, and a few bombs don't work, you gotta try something else

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    February 6, 2003

    Frometal Jacket

    The extreme idealism of F-4 commander Rodolfo Frometa

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    January 16, 2003

    Letters from the Issue of January 16, 2003

    This is Miami's musical moment!

  • News

    September 19, 2002

    Kafka in a Guayabera

    He may be across the ocean, but Czech Pres. Havel's Cuban-exile headaches have already begun

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    May 9, 2002

    Letters from the Issue of May 9, 2002

    It's classics vs. jazz on public radio

  • Music

    March 28, 2002

    Air Check:

    Listen How Your Money Is Being Spent

  • News

    February 14, 2002

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of February 13, 2002

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    January 31, 2002

    Live from Havana, It's Mesa Redonda!

    Thanks to one show, an unprecedented amount of foreign news is airing in Cuba -- but it ain't Nightline yet

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    January 18, 2001

    Letters to the Editor

    From the issue of January 18, 2001

  • News

    September 7, 2000

    Exiled in Havana

    With the FBI in pursuit, black activist Nehanda Abiodun a decade ago fled to Cuba, where she still dreams of fomenting a socialist revolution in the United States

  • News

    November 4, 1999

    The Bard of Memorial Park

    Cuban immigrant Eduardo Campa writes darkly astonishing accounts of life in Little Havana

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    September 23, 1999

    Getting Organized

    For Homestead's working poor, the thought of joining a union can be frightening. So how do you fight the fear?

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    June 24, 1999

    Portrait of the Artist As a Communist Bureaucrat

    Cuba's Minister of Culture Abel Prieto faces a daunting challenge: Sell Cuban culture to the world, but don't sell out the revolution

  • News

    February 18, 1999

    Cuba's Second Revolution

    Before he was banished from his homeland, Diosmel Rodriguez sowed the seeds of revolt among Cuban farmers

  • News

    August 20, 1998

    He Made Dade

    Battling cancer, veteran pol Dante Fascell talks of war, Cuba, and a lifetime of putting Miami on the map

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    April 30, 1998

    Miami's Man in Havana

    Unrepentant leftist, friend to Castro, and loyal Cuban, Max Lesnik continues to defy the ideological mandates of el exilio

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    October 16, 1997

    Dateline Havana

    Tenacious Cuban journalists Olance Nogueras and Lazaro Lazo were strangers in their homeland. Now they are strangers in ours.

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    February 13, 1997

    Overthrow on the Radio

    With a vengeance born of extremists, the radical La Voz de la Resistencia show goes straight for Castro's jugular

  • News

    July 4, 1996
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    June 20, 1996

    The Monster Mash

    Jorge Mas Canosa answered a journalistic hatchet jobwith a libel lawsuit. But now everyone is getting cut to the bone.

  • News

    May 30, 1996
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    May 23, 1996

    Love and Cuba

    Jorge Mas Canosa says a Miami woman tried to smear his reputation and extort millions from him. She says he is the father of her child. Both have sworn they are telling the truth.

  • News

    November 16, 1995

    Breach of Faith

    Radio journalist Emilio Milian's persistent denunciations of Miami's exile terrorists almost cost him his life in 1976. Now he's fighting for his career.

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    November 2, 1995

    Capitalist or Commie?

    How a Miami businessman got rich doing business with Cuba - and lived to shout about it

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    August 24, 1994

    The Limp Blimp Also Rises

    Up, up, and away! With another $11 million in appropriations, TV Marti flies high once more.

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    May 4, 1994

    No Peace for Paula

    In Cuba she was a symbol, the Madonna of the Counterrevolution. But in Miami, it's a different kind of fight for Paula Valiente.

  • News

    December 29, 1993

    Nirvana Does Havana

    Broadcasting cutting-edge bands via shortwave, Victor Garcia-Rivera sends Cuba a piece of the rock

  • News

    July 3, 1991
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    July 25, 1990
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    July 4, 1990


    Balseros and their makeshift rafts have become as much a symbol of Cuban culture as lechon, arroz con frijoles, and the Havana spleef