Main Story

Seeing Cuba Beyond the Filter of U.S. Interests

Anyone looking to learn about Cuba on may U.S. news websites will, more than likely, wind up believing it is filled with more despair than progress. The Miami Herald, for example, which is regarded as ...
Media Analyses

Sale of Ebony and Jet Raises Questions About the Viability ...

If the sale of Ebony and Jet to someone most media watchers have never heard of felt like a wedding that introduces a stranger into the family, then the sale of the Grio around the ...
Dispatches From The Streets

A Tale of Two Police Killings

A look at the difference between mainstream media coverage and social media conversation in the wake of police murders of unarmed black men demonstrates the limitations of the mainstream media’s views and voices contrasted with ...
Did You Know

How To Smoke a Cuban Cigar

In this video Juan Jacomino, a journalist for Radio Havana Cuba and former Secretary of the Cuban Interests Section in Washington, D.C., gives a tutorial on how to smoke a Cubancigar. Jacomino says the proper ...
Dear Student

How to Get Away With Cheating

Being a journalist is like being a little bit pregnant: you are or you are not. I am a journalist. That means I check. I check stories students write. I check names, dates, places. I ...
The Cooler Eye

Prayer, Ice Cream, and the Nae-Nae ISN’T Justice!

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