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Orlando Activists Protest Grand Jury Decisions in Ferguson and New Yorknew

Approximately 100 gather for peaceful protest to point out that racism and police brutality can happen anywhere.
Orlando Weekly  |  Erin Sullivan  |  12-10-2014  |  Race & Class

Cash for (Stolen) Goldnew

How Florida's pawnbroking laws further victimize victims of crime.
Orlando Weekly  |  Erin Sullivan  |  04-23-2013  |  Crime & Justice

Six Things That Have Barely Changed Since Trayvon Martin's Deathnew

Sanford will soon have a new police chief, but other than that, things are still pretty much the same.
Orlando Weekly  |  Erin Sullivan  |  03-01-2013  |  Crime & Justice

In the shadow of the mousenew

If Disney sues over 'Escape From Tomorrow,' nobody wins.
Orlando Weekly  |  Erin Sullivan  |  01-31-2013  |  Movies

Satanic Temple to Rally in Floridanew

Followers of Satan want to thank Gov. Rick Scott for supporting bill that would allow prayers – even Satanic ones – in schools.
Orlando Weekly  |  Billy Manes and Erin Sullivan  |  01-29-2013  |  Comedy

Eight great gifts for movie buffsnew

Blu-ray players and memberships and box sets make for a reel-y good holiday.
Orlando Weekly  |  Erin Sullivan  |  11-14-2012  |  Shopping

Redemption Songnew

New biography of Gram Parsons, Calling Me Home, refuses to let the legendary alt-country singer's life be defined by its tragic end.
Orlando Weekly  |  Erin Sullivan  |  11-14-2012  |  Books

Five Reasons You Should Care About the Voter Purge in Floridanew

Florida's attempt to scrub the voter rolls isn't just sinister – it's un-American.
Orlando Weekly  |  Billy Manes and Erin Sullivan  |  06-21-2012  |  Elections

Sanford's Black Eyenew

As public scrutiny of the Trayvon Martin case mounts, the city of Sanford struggles with its reputation.
Orlando Weekly  |  Erin Sullivan  |  04-05-2012  |  Race & Class

'Stand Your Ground'new

It's been three weeks since a Sanford, Fla. vigilante, George Zimmerman, shot 17-year-old Trayvon Martin to death, apparently for looking suspicious – and, according to Zimmerman's own words, for being black and wearing a hoodie. What's taking so long for police to arrest Zimmerman?
Orlando Weekly  |  Erin Sullivan  |  03-19-2012  |  Crime & Justice

Eagle vs. Sharknew

Grooveshark gets hooked by a $17 billion lawsuit — and brings the national debate over copyright infringement to Central Florida.
Orlando Weekly  |  Erin Sullivan  |  02-01-2012  |  Music

Hospitality for the Homelessnew

Downtown Orlando church turns front porch into shelter for growing number of homeless.
Orlando Weekly  |  Erin Sullivan  |  12-30-2011  |  Homelessness

The Are We Sunk? Indexnew

How quickly is Florida sinking into the ocean this week?
Orlando Weekly  |  Erin Sullivan  |  12-30-2011  |  Commentary

Neutering the Watchdogsnew

Interference in Floridaa's Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program could mean less oversight of nursing homes and assisted-living facilities
Orlando Weekly  |  Erin Sullivan  |  11-10-2011  |  Health

9/11 By the Numbersnew

A brief sampling of facts and figures compiled a decade after the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the United States.
Orlando Weekly  |  Erin Sullivan  |  09-07-2011  |  Very Recent History

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