Editorials

Editorials

Why is FEMA is wasting our money?

Mention the Federal Emergency Management Agency in this state, and you’re sure to get a variety of responses. For each person who cheers FEMA for having helped them rebuild after a hurricane, you’re likely to meet one or more who waited too long for help to arrive. According to government auditors, those complainers have a legitimate gripe.

Editorials

Facebook shared our information - again. Can we trust it?

A New York Times probe has revealed the shocking true depths of Facebook’s data mining of its users, both for itself and for powerful partners, mostly without the users’ knowledge. While publicly vowing to safeguard that information, the social media behemoth has been sharing it with some of the biggest names in tech, including Amazon, Microsoft, Yahoo and dozens of others.

MPO Chair Commissioner Jean Monestime talks with the Miami Herald editorial board

Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) Chair Commissioner Jean Monestime talks about goals for the planning board, which is charged with transportation planning for the county with the Miami Herald editorial board.