OPINION: Climate Change and Florida Fall
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OPINION: Climate Change and Florida Fall

by Dell deChant As the fall of 2016 begins with the autumnal equinox (September 22),…

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Marc Yacht: Oh No, Not More Resolutions!
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Marc Yacht: Oh No, Not More Resolutions!

Have I made resolutions?  Several years ago, noting a long history of failed efforts; I…

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Marc Yacht: Ferguson Trouble Represents a Much Larger Problem
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Marc Yacht: Ferguson Trouble Represents a Much Larger Problem

Marc Yacht: Pasco County should be helping 16 refugee children, not hindering them
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Marc Yacht: Pasco County should be helping 16 refugee children, not hindering them

Refugees escaping dangerous countries are traditionally welcomed to U.S. shores. Jewish refugees came through Ellis…

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OP-ED: Florida public schools face grave threats
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OP-ED: Florida public schools face grave threats

A judge’s ruling that threatens teacher tenure in California further undermines job security for teachers. …

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OPINION: Ecology Florida – New Toxins and GMOs Headed Our Way
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OPINION: Ecology Florida – New Toxins and GMOs Headed Our Way

Alex Tiegen: Sometimes, your brain needs time, a little help and a reboot
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Alex Tiegen: Sometimes, your brain needs time, a little help and a reboot

One of the biggest challenges of having a mental condition such as Asperger’s syndrome is…

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OPINION: Teachers Say VAM Evaluations Flawed
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OPINION: Teachers Say VAM Evaluations Flawed

Many of Florida’s public school teachers see little value in the value-added-model (VAM) teacher evaluation…

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OPINION: How Municipalities Can End the Net Neutrality Debate
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OPINION: How Municipalities Can End the Net Neutrality Debate

The definition of a common carrier is a person or company that transports goods or…

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OPINION: Yacht at the Helm – Florida Charter Schools Need Improved Oversight
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OPINION: Yacht at the Helm – Florida Charter Schools Need Improved Oversight

Florida Charter Schools need improved oversight Marc J. Yacht, MD, MPH Florida legislative efforts to…

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OPINION: Marc Yacht: Voters should oust the politicians who refuse to expand Medicaid
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OPINION: Marc Yacht: Voters should oust the politicians who refuse to expand Medicaid

Because Florida Republican officials are refusing federal Medicaid dollars, about 1.3 million low-income Florida residents…

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