On November 28, 1901, a strike among Cuban cigar workers in Tampa, Florida collapsed after workers inspired by the Cuban revolutionary Jose Martí sought to create a cross-racial organization to resis
On November 26, 1931, cigar factory owners in Ybor City, Florida, initially a company town but by this time a neighborhood in Tampa, banned cigar makers from having people read to workers on the job.
Since commenters need continual input that Democrats are likely to do well in 2018 if we work hard or they go into full Chicken Little mode, here’s another piece of good news from tonight’
Forgive me for a similar post as to what I wrote about Houston, but a gigantic hurricane ripping apart Florida is entirely predictable and the developmentalist ideology that drives that state only mak
Another day, more police officers getting off scot free after the wanton murder of African-Americans. On June 23, 2012, Darren Rainey, a schizophrenic man serving time for cocaine possession, was thro
People largely responded positively to my call to do something, anything, but something to fight Trump. Right now, there’s a lot of people who want to do nothing but relitigate the Democratic pr
Elizabeth Kolbert has a good discussion on the end of Miami due to climate change. There’s almost no way around this conclusion, not with Miami’s limestone allowing water to flow undergrou
Civil War reenactment, Baker County, Florida It’s nice that not only does the Baker County, Florida have a courthouse mural heroically portraying the Ku Klux Klan, but that said mural was painte