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Eco groups turn students into climate change activists


By Danielle Hernandez and Kayla Pla Rising sea levels, dangers to ocean reefs, plastic pollution, oil drilling and coastal erosion are the most pressing issues for South Floridians. National Aeronautics and Space Administration studies project that by 2100 these threats will become even more severe. According to a media company, Axios Polls, at least 62 percent [...]

Eco groups turn students into climate change activists2018-10-15T15:07:26+00:00

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Struggles to Influence Legislation


By Gabriel Poblete With the midterm elections right around the corner, Democrats are hoping to take back control of the U.S. House of Representatives – and even the U.S. Senate – but what that means for members of the all-Democratic Congressional Hispanic Caucus remains unclear. Hispanic representation in Congress has consistently gone up over the [...]

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Struggles to Influence Legislation2019-01-04T21:14:39+00:00

Interview with Cathleen Farrell of the National Immigration Forum


SFMN Washington Bureau reporters Leo Cosio and Gabriel Poblete on Wednesday sat down with National Immigration Forum Communications Director Cathleen Farrell to discuss a wide range of issues, from the difference between journalism and advocacy, to how her organization -- which works with persons and groups of all political persuasions -- is helping to move [...]

Interview with Cathleen Farrell of the National Immigration Forum2019-01-04T21:14:46+00:00

Special from SFMN Washington Bureau


By Gabriel Poblete | SFMN Washington Protestors amassed Saturday in front of the Supreme Court and the Senate Building to show their discontent with the Senate's vote to confirm Judge Brett Kavanaugh 50-48. It was evident Kavanaugh, who has been accused of sexual misconduct, was to be confirmed when [...]

Special from SFMN Washington Bureau2018-10-08T14:57:25+00:00
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Puerto Rican Presence in Florida is Growing — so is the importance of their vote


By Alejandra Chamorro and Sherrilyn Cabrera Last year after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico’s electrical grid and left thousands without homes, Puerto Ricans and politicians from Florida were determined to encourage the 18,103 evacuees from the island registered with the Federal Emergency Management Agency to participate in the midterm elections. In a recent state voter file, [...]

Puerto Rican Presence in Florida is Growing — so is the importance of their vote2018-10-03T18:12:50+00:00
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Miami from the Air


By: Dominic Anton and Dafne Vera Miami from the Air/The Urban Boulevard Miami

Miami from the Air2018-10-24T15:59:41+00:00

South Florida’s Rising Seas: Response


“South Florida’s Rising Seas: Response” is a 10-part web series that explores what South Florida citizens, local government officials, and business leaders are doing to adjust to the rising seas caused by climate change. We are not alone in this slow-moving crisis. Just as we are presenting this series in December 2018, the federal [...]

South Florida’s Rising Seas: Response2018-12-10T20:37:31+00:00

La familia es para siempre


El 14 de febrero de este año, día del amor y la amistad, 17 personas perdieron la vida durante la masacre en la escuela secundaria Marjory Stoneman Douglas, en Parkland Florida. Otras 17 resultaron heridas. Daniela Tablante, estudiante de la Maestría de Periodismo en Español, estuvo en contacto con los estudiantes que sobrevivieron la tragedia. [...]

La familia es para siempre2018-12-03T15:55:32+00:00

Rainbow Sky: Umbrellas Over Coral Gables


 (Photo By: Kate Baumwell) By: Cristina Lebron and Kristen Torres Coral Gables wants to become South Florida’s newest art destination and they are doing it by stringing 720 colorful umbrellas above Giralda Plaza. The Coral Gables Community Foundation collaborated with the city of Coral Gables and Portugal-based art company, Sextafeira, to attract locals and tourists [...]

Rainbow Sky: Umbrellas Over Coral Gables2018-08-20T15:55:05+00:00

Morning, Afternoon and Night of the Iguana


Sharp-toothed, spiky reptiles overrunning South Florida Produced for Biscayne Bay News by Veronica Rushton, Elizabeth Aleman and Prisca Louisdor

Morning, Afternoon and Night of the Iguana2018-12-03T15:54:20+00:00
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