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Interview with Yanick Landess

Interview with Yanick Landess, Director of Home Ownership Programs at Neighborhood Housing Services. This interview is about the services that this organization offers to their clients, such as…

From  - UM Libraries on August 14th, 2020 0 likes 9 plays

Interview with Dr. Shirley Plantin

This interview is with Shirley Plantin, Chief Executive Consultant for U-Turn Youth Consulting Firm, and the author of The Backstory of a New Reality. This interview is about how the firm empathizes…

From  - UM Libraries on August 14th, 2020 0 likes 15 plays

Interview with Nancy Metayer

Interview with Nancy Metayer, candidate for Coral Springs commissioner in 2020. She has worked in multiple government agencies and non-profit organizations seeking to improve environmental conditions…

From  - UM Libraries on August 11th, 2020 0 likes 8 plays

Interview with Mileyka Burgos

This interview is with Mileyka Burgos, Executive Director of the Allapattah Collaborative, CDC. Burgos states that neighbors of the community of Allapattah are being displaced by new developments and…

From  - UM Libraries on August 11th, 2020 0 likes 6 plays

Interview with Alana Greer

This interview is with Alana Greer, co-founder of the Community Justice Project. This organization gathers a group of lawyers that work with community organizers and grassroots groups to help…

From  - UM Libraries on August 10th, 2020 0 likes 19 plays

Interview with Adrian Madriz

Interview with Adrian Madriz, Executive Director of the Struggle for Miami’s Affordable and Sustainable Housing (SMASH). This program started in 2016 defending black and brown low-income…

From  - UM Libraries on August 10th, 2020 0 likes 17 plays

Interview with Tony Romano

Interview with Tony Romano about the story of Scott Carver Housing and the residents' fight for social justice. The interview deals with the concerns he learned that the community had while…

From  - UM Libraries on June 5th, 2018 0 likes 17 plays

Interview with Doretha Nichson, Part 2 of 2

The African American family has traditionally valued the constant interaction of community. Whether it is professional or social, this sense of community eventually began to disappear once African…

From  - UM Libraries on August 20th, 2015 0 likes 2 plays

Interview with Doretha Nichson, Part 1 of 2

The African American family has traditionally valued the constant interaction of community. Whether it is professional or social, this sense of community eventually began to disappear once African…

From  - UM Libraries on August 20th, 2015 0 likes 25 plays

Interview with Ana C. Carrasco, Part 2 of 2

Ana C. Carrasco talks about parks and beaches in Puerto Rico, and related issues of class, race, gender, and age. She also talks about similar issues in relation to parks in Miami. Specifically, she…

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Interview with Ana C. Carrasco, Part 1 of 2

Ana C. Carrasco talks about parks and beaches in Puerto Rico, and related issues of class, race, gender, and age. She also talks about similar issues in relation to parks in Miami. Specifically, she…

From  - UM Libraries on August 20th, 2015 0 likes 21 plays

Interview with Amber DiPietra

Kari, 33, and Amber, 31, talk about working at the non-profit Lighthouse for the Blind, and the way their personal experiences inform their work.

From  - UM Libraries on December 8th, 2014 0 likes 1 plays

Interview with Eloisa Echazabal and Francisco Dieguez

Friends Eloisa Echazabal, Francisco “Pancho” Dieguez and Armando Vizcaino talk about their experiences coming to the United States from Cuba through Operation Pedro Pan. Pancho discusses…

From  - UM Libraries on December 8th, 2014 0 likes 0 plays

Interview with Sal Sandoval

Sal A Sandoval (84) talks with his wife Eddy Bello-Sandoval (67) about being a zoot-suiter and then graduating college.

From  - UM Libraries on December 8th, 2014 0 likes 0 plays

Interview with Lydia Perez

Lydia Perez (58) and René Hernandez (62) talk about their experience in South Florida after immigrating from Cuba, their families, and their relationship.

From  - UM Libraries on December 8th, 2014 0 likes 0 plays

Interview with Ugene S. Adkins

Ugene Adkins (80) tells his family friend, Albert Brinson (67), about being in the army, working on a shrimp boat, traveling the US, dealing with segregation, and more.

From  - UM Libraries on December 8th, 2014 0 likes 1 plays