Trinidad And Tobago,
Ayana Malaika Crichlow,
Huffington Post Miami,
Miami Carnival will soon be upon us and although I am not as excited as last year due to my work commitments I must admit as it approaches I am indeed getting a little excited.
We should be nurturing our youngest members of society, not harshly punishing them.
A full moon rose (with a lunar eclipse promised later) and light beamed off Biscayne Bay in sparkling waves. Traffic was jacked as Kanye West played the arena a few blocks away from the Donald Trump rally. Two huge narcissists in the most narcissistic city during a full moon. What could go wrong? Short answer: nothing.
Miami Beach has been spraying the toxic chemical Naled frequently as the Zika virus outbreak covering South Beach has spread north to encompass two-thirds of the island city. Global expert Dr. Michael Callahan says that it’s not only an ineffective strategy to combat the aedes...
Early Saturday morning at Regatta Park and City Hall in...
Suspending driver's licenses takes people who are poor, and traps them in debt. It takes Americans hanging on by a thread, and robs them of their livelihoods.
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The facts demonstrate that building a wall is purely a political ploy and attempt to pander to Trump's base. After all, it is a powerful hallmark of his campaign that aims to create a culture of division, based on dominance and hate.
Speak Miami is an uncurated open mic in Wynwood that combines spoken word, music, comedy, live painting, and poetry. As the night develops, it evolves into a curated exhibit of the same verticals, but with more professional next-level talent.
We all have to take a role in addressing discrimination where it exists. I believe Airbnb has done that, and while the effort is still a work in progress, this work will lead to better policies and technologies that will bring us together and ultimately end discrimination.
A friend and I were driving through Coral Gables the other day and we came upon this. Far be it from me to criticize another's art, but come on, this is art? We had a tropical system passing through the area and I...
Miami Book Fair,
Books And Books,
Children's Trust Family Expo,
Downtown Art Days,
First Draft Miami,
Fiu Creative Writing,
Between the Miami Book Fair, Books and Books and the strong writing community nurtured by the MFA Program at Florida International, our city's literary prowess is among the best in the world.
Victoria Mendez I happened...
Journalist Jose Ramirez Pantoja. (Facebook) 14ymedio, Generation Y, Yoani Sanchez, Havana, 31 August 2016 - In the nineties, this student was one of the most militant in his university classroom, until he managed to get...
I didn't realize how pervasive animal exploitation is in our culture until I had to become more mindful.
Credit: Damian Gadal via Flickr Creative Commons By Thomas Kennedy Miami Dade County has for too long been a place where money means political influence and this can be seen in the daily lives of people who...
Social Media Week Miami is a 5-day bilingual conference that provides ideas, trends, insights and inspiration to help people and businesses understand how to achieve more in a hyper-connected world. Entering its 3rd year, the growing conference is going deeper on the issues and topics that matter most to today's professionals to stay up-to-date with the latest social, digital and business innovations.
The gross underrepresentation of women in computer science is not just a problem for the girls who are left out. It's a problem for all of us, because we're not benefitting from the creativity girls have to offer.
Isra & Lito conveys the story of Israel "Reefa" Hernandez: a Miami teenager who was the unfortunate causality of a police tasering incident gone terribly wrong three years ago. If you don't know the incident, Reefer was tagging a McDonald's at night, the cops came, he ran, they chased. The 18-year old was tasered and unfortunately died. Not surprisingly the cop was not penalized.
In Trump's warped world, it might be enough to vaguely say that you have regrets. But Trump owes the people he has attacked and bullied so much more than that.
Today my family loves my natural curls and they often advise others to do the same with their damaged hair. My own hair journey has led them to change their views and their definition of beauty.