Constitutional http://wlrn.org en City of Miami Seeks 'Tough Love' Approach To Homelessness http://wlrn.org/post/city-miami-seeks-tough-love-approach-homelessness <p><strong>UPDATE 11:15 a.m. Oct. 31:</strong> In the latest development of the City of Miami's request to revisit the <em>Pottinger </em>case, Federal Judge Federico Moreno has <a href="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wlrn/files/502_ORDER_REQUIRING_EVIDENTIARY_HEARING%281%29.pdf" target="_blank">officially called</a> for an evidentiary hearing.&nbsp; This means both sides will present data and witnesses who will attest to whether the landscape for the homeless in Miami has, in fact, changed. Thu, 31 Oct 2013 15:51:50 +0000 Wilson Sayre 22548 at http://wlrn.org City of Miami Seeks 'Tough Love' Approach To Homelessness How Miami Is Grappling With The Rights Of Homeless People http://wlrn.org/post/how-miami-grappling-rights-homeless-people <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">James </span>Lature<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> spends much of his time between North West </span>16<sup>th</sup><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and </span>17<sup>th</sup><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Streets behind the ACE Hardware store. It’s as close to home as it gets.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Born in South Carolina and raised in Miami, he has spent the last 20 years getting to know the streets of the city by sleeping on them most nights.</span></p> Fri, 25 Oct 2013 15:27:10 +0000 Wilson Sayre 22678 at http://wlrn.org How Miami Is Grappling With The Rights Of Homeless People Constitutional Myths: What We Get Wrong and How to Get it Right http://wlrn.org/post/constitutional-myths-what-we-get-wrong-and-how-get-it-right <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">06/12/13 Wednesday's&nbsp;</span><a href="https://twitter.com/topicalcurrents"><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Topical Currents</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is with Humboldt State University Senior Research Fellow <strong><a href="http://www.rayraphael.com/">Ray Raphael.</a></strong>&nbsp; A prolific author, Raphael’s latest work is </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong><a href="http://amzn.to/109Ui1F">CONSTITUTIONAL MYTHS:&nbsp; What We Get Wrong and How to Get It Right</a></strong>.&nbsp;</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">One myth is that the Founding Fathers wanted limited government.&nbsp; Instead, they created a republic, rather than a democracy.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Another is the Bill of Rights.&nbsp; It was initially opposed by each state delegation.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Learn more on </span><a href="https://www.facebook.com/TopicalCurrents"><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Topical Currents</strong></a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;at&nbsp;1pm on&nbsp;</span><a href="http://wlrn.org/schedule/WLRN" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(62, 72, 122); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;"><b style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;">WLRN-HD1</b></a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;rebroadcast at 7pm on&nbsp;</span><a href="http://wlrn.org/schedule/wlrn-hd2" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(62, 72, 122); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;"><b style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;">WLRN-HD2</b></a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;and audio on-demand after the live program. &nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p></p><p> Wed, 12 Jun 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Joseph Cooper, Bonnie Berman & Paul Leary 15623 at http://wlrn.org Constitutional Myths: What We Get Wrong and How to Get it Right