90.7 WMFE and 89.5 WMFV are Central Florida's primary provider of NPR programming and Classical Music. Part of the community since 1965, providing quality national and local news and programming. We inspire and empower all Central Floridians to discover, grow and engage within and beyond their world.
Support for 90.7 WMFE is provided by
Image: PHOTO BY MICHAEL LOTHROP, OrlandoWeekly.com
From the Pages of Orlando Weekly

From the Pages of Orlando Weekly: Local Black Lives Matter Protest Organizers Are Just Getting Started

If you thought the Black Lives Matter protests in Orlando were simply going to cool off after a few days, you couldn’t be more wrong. The young and passionate local organizers are just getting started. Every day last week in downtown Orlando – and in Kissimmee, and Sanford, and Winter Park – hundreds or thousands of people assembled to express outrage over the epidemic of violence that is disproportionately directed at Black bodies. These actions were organized not by a political party but by young adults, many of whom were preteens when Trayvon Martin was murdered. Torrential rain couldn’t stop them – not even Sunday’s tornado could stop them. This week will bring more protests. Some will dismiss the efficacy …
Read More »