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Juan Gonzalez

From NPR's Latino USA: Making Headlines

Latino USA | Posted 09.16.2016 | Latino Voices
Latino USA

This week we explore what it means to not just make the news, but be the ones writing the headlines. Journalist Juan Gonzalez of Democracy Now! talks ...

NYC Housing: A Clear and Present Danger

Michael Shank, Ph.D. | Posted 05.28.2015 | New York
Michael Shank, Ph.D.

For all emergency conditions, especially when we don't have heat and hot water in the winter, HPD should improve their response: inspectors must be dispatched in less than 24 hours and must notify landlords of the violation immediately and the requirement to make the repair within 24 hours; fine owners when the repair is not made within 24 hours.

In Plain Sight

Carmen Pelaez | Posted 11.08.2014 | Arts
Carmen Pelaez

Already familiar with most of the artists, I assumed it would be a a 'greatest hits kind' of day. But from the very first piece, I knew I was in for something special.

On the 45th Anniversary of The Young Lords in NYC --A New Street Sign Unveiled

Julio Pabon | Posted 09.28.2014 | Latino Voices
Julio Pabon

Growing up poor and in the streets with a single parent was not easy, but I thought that was how everybody lived. It was not until I picked up a newspaper called, PALANTE that I had seen the word "Puerto Rico" in public. I read the newspaper on my long subway ride up to the Bronx and immediately wanted to learn more.

Dad Beats Up Man Who Allegedly Killed His Son In Courthouse Bathroom

Sun Sentinel | Rafael Olmeda | Posted 02.08.2014 | Miami

A Florida man whose son was killed in an apparent drunken driving incident two years ago followed the accused driver into a bathroom at the Broward co...

When Art Meets Music: Viking Funeral

Liz Tracy | Posted 01.29.2012 | Miami
Liz Tracy

Carlos Ascurra and Juan Gonzalez are much more popular as Viking Funeral than as Carlos Ascurra and Juan Gonzalez. It's not because they aren't impressively clever, interesting, talented dudes.

What Effect Will More Corporate Ads and Interrupted Programming Really Have on PBS?

Pearl Korn | Posted 08.07.2011 | Media
Pearl Korn

At PBS's recent annual gathering it was announced that the number and frequency of promotions for corporate sponsors would increase during a few noted programs as an experiment.

CityTime, Major Crime

Henry J. Stern | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Henry J. Stern

The first scandal of the Bloomberg administration has exploded publicly. It comes with the indictment of six individuals for a series of crimes involving the theft of millions of dollars.

Weekly Audit: Are Handouts For Billionaires More Important Than Feeding Children?

The Media Consortium | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
The Media Consortium

by Zach Carter, Media Consortium blogger The crazy conservative assault on government spending has become one of the most irrational economic policy d...

A Call to Heroes: My "Sit-Down" With Vince Bugliosi

Linda Milazzo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Linda Milazzo

Coming from Vincent Bugliosi, a man who has proven time and again that he has no fear, his threat it one that George Bush should take seriously. Vince will not back down.