U.S. Congressional Black Caucus

  • Blogs

    July 26, 2013

    George Clinton, Parliament/Funkadelic Supports "the Spirit of the 'Boycott Florida' Movement"

    Dr. George Clinton, the Godfather of Funk, "stand[s] in support of the spirit of the 'boycott Florida' movement" launched by Stevie Wonder in protest of George Zimmerman's acquittal in the Trayvon Martin case. But he also lives in the Sunshine State. So, as the Parliament/Funkadelic founder and his ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2012

    Black Caucus Doesn't Appreciate Florida Senator Going Around Talking About Hanging People with Ropes

    ‚ÄčAn old Southern folk saying has ignited a new political controversy in Tallahassee. While referencing the fight over redistricting, Republican state Sen. Don Gaetz used the old phrase, "Some people would complain if you hung them with a new rope." Turns out black politicians don't exactly like he ... More >>

  • News

    May 12, 2011

    Allen West, uncut

    A candid conversation with South Florida's rising Tea Party star.

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    December 15, 2005

    The Meek Better Look Out

    A Haitian-American candidate for the nation's most Haitian district

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    October 17, 2002

    Notes from the Dead Zone

    The politics of AIDS funding in black Miami

  • News

    July 5, 2001

    It's a Hip-Hop World

    And thanks to hotshot entrepreneur David Mays, it'll soon be returning to Miami Beach

  • News

    November 5, 1998

    The Catalyst

    Marleine Bastien -- activist, social worker, songwriter, mother -- is helping to lead the resurgence of South Florida's Haitian political agenda

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    May 18, 1994

    The Man and the Microphone

    In the turbulent and often virulent world of Spanish-language radio, two things are certain: Fidel will be the debate, and Tomas Garcia Fuste will prevail

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    January 12, 1994

    Our Man in Haiti

    Former Dade politician Darryl Reaves was ready when the call came: The military rulers in Port-au-Prince need your help!