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 >>
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 >>
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 >>
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 >>
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 >>
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 >>
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 >>
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 >>
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 >>
Hustle and Fame
A great columnist falls to corporate cowardice. Was the CEO secretly holding the ax?
The Herald? On the radio? Holy Moley.