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Humphrey biographer Samuel Freedman lectures on book, civil rights and journalism

On Wednesday evening, Samuel G. Freedman, an award-winning author and Columbia University journalism professor, delivered a lecture at Florida International University’s Biscayne Bay Campus about his upcoming biography of civil rights activist and former Vice President Hubert Humphrey. Freedman said his fascination with the post-World War II era inspired him to write the book, his ninth, noting that Humphrey’s civil rights actions before his vice presidency often went unnoticed.  ...

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Dr. Anthony Atala is hosting several panels discussing regenerative medicine at the 13th World Stem Cell Summit in Downtown Miami. (Photo credit: Nick Rodriguez)

Interview: Dr. Anthony Atala discusses the future of regenerative medicine

Dr. Anthony Atala, director of the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine and the W.H. Boyce professor and chair of the Department of Urology at Wake Forest University, spoke about regenerative medicine in four different sessions at the 13th World Stem Cell Summit in Downtown Miami.  A practicing surgeon and researcher in the area of regenerative medicine, Atala’s work focuses on growing new human cells, tissues and organs. He also ...

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"Las mujeres cambiarán el mundo" fue una de las leyendas de las pancartas exhibidas durante la Marcha de Mujeres Miami. 
Foto: Maria Fernanda Becerra

Mujeres buscan empoderarse en las urnas

“Las chicas gobiernan, Trump babea”, así rezaba el letrero que colgaba del cuello de la pequeña de cinco años Arianna Hall, quien vestida como una princesa, pidió la palabra para expresar su razón para estar en la Marcha de Mujeres en Miami: “Estoy aquí para luchar por lo que Trump ha hecho. Trump, si estás leyendo esto, me siento realmente ...

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