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Archive for Wednesday, February 27, 2019

A Walk Through Orlando’s Black History At Greenwood Cemetery

Much of Orlandos history is buried near downtown right off of Mills Avenue at Greenwood Cemetery. From Joe Tinker to Bob Carr, you can find hundreds of headstones engraved with the names of popular streets and venues for the people that they were named after. But, theres one area of the cemetery with not as many head stones, and a lot of unmarked graves.
Published in Central Florida News

Intersection: Climate Change; Dale Whittaker’s Resignation; Harlem Renaissance Art

https://wmfe-od.streamguys1.com/intersection/Intersection_022619.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSSFew states in the US are more vulnerable to climate change than Florida, but without a statewide policy cities and municipalities have been left to deal with the impacts on their own. In a conversation recorded live at the WMFE studios, we discuss a year-long reporting project on climate change with 90.7 environmental reporter Amy Green, Trevor Aaronson with the Florida Center for Investigative Reporting, journalist Tristram Korten and research professor Randall Parkinson. UCF president Dale Whittaker resigned last week, following a legislative investigation into money that was misspent ...
Published in Intersection Podcast

The State Of Climate Change In Florida

90.7 environmental reporter Amy Green, Florida Center for Investigative Reporting Executive Director Trevor Aaronson, journalist Tristram Korten and FIU research professor Dr. Randall Parkinson discuss the consequences of climate change here in the Sunshine State.
Published in Intersection