Facing South Florida: The Florida Education DebateThis past session the Florida legislature took on some major education issues: Increasing the voucher program, creating new standards for hiring teachers as well as the raises they receive.
Facing South Florida: Immigration InfluxIn a startling development on Thursday, the Trump administration announced it is planning on flying illegal immigrants, more than 1,000 every month, from the US-Mexico border and release them into Broward and Palm Beach counties.
Focus On South Florida: Nu Deco EnsembleThe Nu Deco Ensemble is a made-in-Miami, genre-bending musical experience that mixes traditional music and classical music with modern artists spanning every musical taste you can imagine.
Focus On South Florida: Block DocsMiami filmmakers have a unique opportunity to create a short documentary about their neighborhoods.
Focus On South Florida: Stonewall Riots, 50 Years LaterThe 20th anniversary of the "Stonewall Pride Wilton Manors" festival is coming up, which coincides with the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots themselves.
Facing South Florida: Discussing The 2019 Legislative SessionThis week on Facing South Florida, we take a deep dive into the Florida Legislative session.
Facing South Florida: Sanctuary CitiesPerhaps the most emotional and divisive issue of the just-ended Florida legislative session was a bill to ban sanctuary cities.
Debbie Mucarsel-Powell: 'There Need To Be Serious Consequences' If William Barr Lied In Front Of CongressThis week on Facing South Florida, host Jim DeFede spoke to Congresswoman Debbie Mucarsel-Powell.
Facing South Florida: Following Up On MIA’s Forgotten WorkersFacing South Florida host Jim DeFede follows-up on his special investigation which aired last week on the show.
Florida ACLU Deputy Director "Sickened To My Core" Over Actions Of BSO Deputies; Pepper Sprayed Teen & Man Punched While Handcuffed To Hospital BedThere has been a lot of discussion, both locally and nationally, about a video showing Broward Sheriff’s Office deputies pepper spraying and body slamming a teenage boy during an arrest.
Focus On South Florida: “Vandal”“Vandal” premiered at the Miami Film Festival this year and that was the perfect venue for it.
Focus On South Florida: The Education FundThe Education Fund is launching a new initiative, inspired by the tremendous success of the Parkland students.
Focus On South Florida: New App Helping Fight AddictionAccording to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more Americans died from an overdose in 2017, than died from both gun violence and car accidents.
MIA's Forgotten Workers: Low Wages, Poor Treatment For Many At Miami International AirportEvery year more than 45 million people pass through Miami International Airport.
Facing South Florida: Florida Offshore Oil DrillingIt appears President Donald Trump is now poised to allow oil drilling off the coast of Florida.