Jesus Diaz

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    November 17, 2006

    Fiedler: Marti Coverage Flaws "Rest On My Shoulders"

    The next chapter in the Miami Herald's Marti saga has already been written, but we'll have to wait until Sunday to read it. Herald Editor Tom fiedler announced to his staff via e-mail this morning that Clark Hoyt has done an "important report" on the "decisions leading up to publication of [Oscar Co ... More >>

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    October 4, 2006

    What About Tom?

    The Victor South Florida is on fire right now. The Foley thing won't stop burning and then there's that revolution at the Miami Herald. I had to choose one -- so I'm going with the Herald. Turns out that all the turmoil over the Marti payments at the Herald came to a head in a battle of two ti ... More >>

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    October 3, 2006

    Diaz Gives In To Propagandists, Resigns

    So there were six more reporters at El Nuevo Herald who took money from Marti. Because a previous editor knew and approved of some of the payments and ethics policies "were ambiguously communicated, inconsistently applied and widely misunderstood over many years," publisher Jesus Diaz decided they s ... More >>

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    September 20, 2006

    Nielsen on the Herald

    Veteran local journalist (and former MNT writer) Kirk Nielsen has a rollicking good story about the McClatchy purchase of The Miami Herald in the latest edition of LRM Magazine and the Pulp just got a copy. Nothing earth-shattering, but it's tied together by excellent reporting culled from good sour ... More >>

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    September 18, 2006

    Forget It, Ana, It's Little Havana

    Robert Birnbaum Miami Herald Publisher Jesus Diaz Jr. wrote about the Marti Ten story in a column on Sunday. There are a couple of interesting passages, though there's nothing earth-shattering in it (if you want a breakdown on it from the hardcore exile point of view, check out Manuel A. Tellec ... More >>

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    September 15, 2006

    The Herald Knew It, Then Blew It

    Castell After the Miami Herald broke the story that three reporters working for its Spanish-language newspaper, El Nuevo Herald, had been fired for receiving propaganda money from Radio and TV Marti, the question was inevitable: What did the Herald know and when did it know it? After implying ... More >>

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    September 13, 2006
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    September 12, 2006

    The Marti Ball Keeps Rolling

    I'm a little slow on the take this morning, for sure. But this Marti Ten thing is generating more response than I can keep up with (while trying to report and write stories of my own at the same time anyway). The Herald's Oscar Corral reports this morning that Marti Tenner Olga Connor is complaining ... More >>

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    August 25, 2006

    El Nuevo Herald Writer Resigns in Protest

    DJs Santos and Ferrero El Nuevo Herald arts writer Jose Antonia Evora tendered his resignation to Miami Herald Media Company President Jesus Diaz, Jr. today -- just days before his 10th anniversary with the company -- saying that the newspaper "left him out in the cold" and that a recent article i ... More >>

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    April 28, 2006

    The Newspaper and the P.R. Guru

    Okay, I've made the phone calls and done the research. Yes, I've reported the Miami Herald's hiring of public relations guru Bruce Rubin, who helped the newspaper form its "media strategy" after the Jim DeFede firing. So brace yourself; you're getting 100-proof, straight-to-the-gut, first-rate-newsp ... More >>

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    August 25, 2005
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    August 18, 2005


    Hustle and Fame

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    August 11, 2005

    Knight Riddance

    A great columnist falls to corporate cowardice. Was the CEO secretly holding the ax?

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    January 16, 2003

    Read It on the Radio

    The Herald? On the radio? Holy Moley.