Florida

Haitians Aiming for Florida Keys Outpace 2021 Migration

The rise in the desperate and sometimes deadly voyages on overloaded vessels comes amid deepening political instability, skyrocketing inflation, severe fuel shortages, and a spike in gang-related violence and kidnappings in Haiti.

  • Mar 15, 2022
  • 2:57 PM

Enrique Tarrio Charged With Conspiracy in Capitol Attack

The indictment alleges that Tarrio, Cuban-American leader of the white nationalist group the Proud Boys, led the advance planning and maintained contact with other members as they breached the Capitol Building on January 6, 2021.

  • Mar 11, 2022
  • 3:06 PM

Democrats Are Losing Black and Latino Voters (OPINION)

While some pundits in various outlets have recently reported that the shift in politics shouldn’t be of concern for Democrats, Republicans — despite their embrace of extremism and bigotry — are making inroads in Latino and Black communities that Democrats have routinely ignored.

  • Mar 8, 2022
  • 11:45 AM

Misinformation and Racism on Latino Social Media Continue Unabated (OPINION)

While white Latinos dominate the airwaves and social media with bigotry, they do a disservice to the vast diversity of Latinos by fostering hate and division within the Latino community.

  • Mar 1, 2022
  • 2:45 PM

Florida Sen. Scott: ‘Not Enough Support in Congress’ for Puerto Rico Statehood

Scott’s words should fall hard on advocates of Puerto Rican statehood, as he has been one of the movement’s most prominent proponents in government.

  • Feb 25, 2022
  • 12:27 PM

Migrant Minors Dispute Pits Florida Against Catholic Church

The debate over whether to deter or accommodate minors arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border without their parents has pitted Florida’s Catholic governor against the state’s highest-ranking Roman Catholic.

  • Feb 17, 2022
  • 1:51 PM

Confronting Cuban American Propaganda Head On (OPINION)

Misinformation in each respective Latino community is rampant, especially among the Cuban Americans of South Florida, and it’s going to take more than just talking about it to defeat it.

  • Jan 14, 2022
  • 11:52 AM

Where Is Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis Amidst the Omicron Surge? (OPINION)

In an episode reminiscent of Texas Sen. Ted Cruz’s infamous flight to Cancún as his state grappled with one of the worst environmental disasters in decades, Gov. Ron DeSantis is missing in action as Floridians struggle with an ongoing public health crisis.

  • Jan 6, 2022
  • 11:00 AM

Florida Gov. DeSantis Raises Millions From Finance Industry While Selling Out Working-Class People (OPINION)

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is a man who, while focusing on his own ambition, consistently sells out working-class Floridians to some of the greediest people in the country.

  • Dec 10, 2021
  • 8:49 AM

Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio: Working-Class Messages Resonate With Latino Voters

Donald Trump over-performed with Latino and Latina voters during the 2020 election. Latino Rebels asked both Latinos in the Senate GOP caucus, Marco Rubio (FL) and Ted Cruz (TX), to explain the rightward shift in Latino voters during last year’s presidential election.

  • Nov 11, 2021
  • 2:08 PM

Redistricting and the Power of Latino Unity (OPINION)

We need to ensure that the way district lines are drawn will give us every chance at quality representation. We have to pay attention to the process of drawing district lines to ensure that the next decade of political boundaries shows an America that is transforming.

  • Nov 9, 2021
  • 3:41 PM

The Immigrant Community of West Palm Beach

Latino Rebels Radio, October 14, 2021

  • Oct 14, 2021
  • 4:48 PM

OPINION: Time to End Gun Violence Plaguing Latinx Communities

While Latinx people are disproportionately affected by the gun violence crisis, we are also on the front lines of ending it.

  • Oct 7, 2021
  • 5:26 PM

OPINION: DeSantis Keeps Refusing to Prioritize Disasters in Florida

What is DeSantis doing while this public health disaster unfolds and 38,741 Floridians die so far under his watch? He is selling anti-mask campaign merch.

  • Jul 26, 2021
  • 4:30 PM

OPINION: DeSantis’ Hypocrisy About Large Protests Completely Exposed During Cuba Protests in Miami

We now have a governor in Florida who pushes politically motivated legislation and enforces it selectively to his political convenience.

  • Jul 14, 2021
  • 9:48 AM

OPINION: Ron DeSantis Is an Authoritarian

The Florida governor increasingly acts like an authoritarian rather than a governor elected by a razor-thin margin of about 30,000 votes.

  • May 19, 2021
  • 11:39 AM

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