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Daniel Tilson: Legislature needs to catch some hell to recapture its soul

I’ll never forget the Florida prison guard who started crying when I asked...

Jac VerSteeg: Why casinos might be out of luck in Florida

Miami Herald political editor Sergio Bustos provided the most fascinating...

Richard Lapchick: Power of sport expanding to spur more social change

I teach a class in the DeVos Sport Business Management graduate program at...

Florence Snyder: Blame NBC editors for Brian Williams’ lies

Media bashers, media ethicists and the Greek chorus at Comedy Central will...

Martin Dyckman: Prisons need monitoring, but so does Gov. Rick Scott

It is widely acknowledged that the fox should not guard the henhouse. It...

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Bob Sparks: GOP should embrace and shape online voter registration

As the 2015 legislative session approaches, committees and sub-committees...

Peter Schorsch: Rick Scott could seize Marco Rubio’s Senate seat

Despite his impending book tour with its planned trips to...

Steven Schale: 2016 Florida outlook has bright spots for Dems and GOP

Earlier this month, I took a look at where Florida fit in the pantheon of...

Richard Lapchick: Power of sport expanding to spur more social change

I teach a class in the DeVos Sport Business Management graduate program at...

Florence Snyder: Follow SNL’s rules of comedy, and comedy rules

“Saturday Night Live” patriarch Lorne Michaels produced an incredibly...

Ed Moore: Are we Condemned to relive the anti-Semitic 1930s?

Appalled, perplexed, baffled, mystified, angry. Any of these words captures...

Adam Weinstein: A gun bill so sane Florida lawmakers never will pass it

For once, Florida legislators can vote for a gun bill that isn’t...

Daniel Tilson: Legislature needs to catch some hell to recapture its soul

I’ll never forget the Florida prison guard who started crying when I asked...

Martin Dyckman: Prisons need monitoring, but so does Gov. Rick Scott

It is widely acknowledged that the fox should not guard the henhouse. It...

Florence Snyder: Blame NBC editors for Brian Williams’ lies

Media bashers, media ethicists and the Greek chorus at Comedy Central will...

Marc Yacht: What’s really going on with jobs?

Debates are often driven by data, and each side of the issue will find...

Anthony Major: History of black inventors needs more coverage

There is a reason we study Russian and European history as an integral part...

Steve Crisafulli: Tampa Bay Times editorial distorts House water plan

Benjamin Franklin delivered the memorable line, “In this world,...

Marc Yacht: Is the GOP having a wage fairness epiphany?

When those who make it rain suddenly give out umbrellas, we can only...

Daniel Tilson: Public schools plus private profiteering equal #JebFailsEd

He’s baaaack…Jeb Bush in Tallahassee that is, and he’s taking the...

Peter Schorsch: Debbie Wasserman Schultz can win Senate race. Really!

Everyone – and I mean, EVERYONE – seems to be completely blowing off...

Jac VerSteeg: Why casinos might be out of luck in Florida

Miami Herald political editor Sergio Bustos provided the most fascinating...

James Call: Lobbyist not just a voice, he’s a knowledgeable voice

A lot of times what one sees at the state Capitol depends on one’s point...

Bruce Ritchie: Will bill to end state review of large developments pass?

A bill that would substantially change state review of proposed large...

Timothy Hullihan: Avenir is sprawl in New Urbanist clothing

Cold snaps this time of year make spring seem faraway. Yet, Major Leaguers...

Catherine Martinez: Welcome to the Common Core kindergarten

When I met Edith for the first time and heard her stories about her...