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Fighting for the Soul of Little Haiti in Miami

Family-led grassroots organizations are fighting back against climate gentrification – climate change’s impact on communities – as wealthy Floridians move to Miami’s Little Haiti to get away from areas more vulnerable to storms and rising seas. In the 1970s and 1980s, thousands of Haitian refugees fleeing the brutal Duvalier dictatorship landed on Florida’s southern shores. […]