Lauderdale Homeless Hunger Striker Is Occupy Movement Performance Artist

Jillian Pim’s recent hunger strike over Fort Lauderdale homeless feeding laws is her latest performance on behalf of radical causes tied to the Occupy Wall Street movement. Pim gained national attention for her hunger strike protest against laws restricting public feedings in Fort Lauderdale. Pim told the Sun-Sentinel her hunger strike would not end until […]

Lauderdale Homeless Protestors Shout Down Mega-Lobbyist Ron Book

Despite two decades of helping South Florida’s homeless population, local attorney Ronald Book received a rude welcome at last weeks homeless town hall in Fort Lauderdale. The meeting, hosted by Fort Lauderdale city commissioner Dean Trantalis, brought together groups battling over new homeless feeding laws. As REDBROWARD reported, the homeless issue has be co-opted by […]

Broward Lobbyists Declare War On Uber

To the shock of no one, an army of Broward lobbyists is leading the charge against against 21st century technology and free-market capitalism. Working on behalf of companies tied to local taxi magnate Jesse Gaddis, the well-connected lobbyists descended upon the Broward County Commission to denounce Uber, the highly successful online “ride share” car service. […]