Miamians Call on Leaders to Stand Up to Session & Trump Policies, Not Just Their Hateful Rhetoric

New Florida Majority Executive Director Andrea Mercado released the following statement ahead of Wednesdays visit of Attorney General Jeff Sessions to Miami. This weekend, a violent act of terrorism by white supremacists in Charlottesville, Virginia resulted in three tragic deaths and over nineteen injuries. Our hearts are with the people… Continue Reading

NewFM: Communities Don’t Deserve to Live In Fear – of Each Other Nor of the Police

Jacksonville, FL —  New Florida Majority North Florida Regional Director Moné Holder released the following statement in response to the recent acquital of  police officer Jeronimo Yanez in the death of Philando Castile and shooting death of Seattle mother Charleena Lyles. It seems like not a day goes by without seeing… Continue Reading

Inside the Archives: “Where the Rubber Meets the Road is where Movements are Built”

former NewFM Director of Development talks about his time at NewFM and being a part of a highly successful and influential start-up non-profit Miami, FL- Until recently, Randy Jackson served as New Florida Majority’s Director of Development. A longtime ally and member of our senior leadership team, Randy has overseen… Continue Reading

Sen. Artiles’ Behavior Makes Him Unfit for Public Service

New Florida Majority’s North Florida Regional Director Moné Holder released the following statement on the organization’s reaction to the story of State Sen. Frank Artiles using racial slurs and other derogatory language in a private conversation with black legislators. “State Senator Frank Artiles’ racist and misogynist comments and aggressive behavior… Continue Reading