Alan Farago

Alan Farago is president of Friends of the Everglades and can be reached at

Marco Rubio, Big Sugar’s Parrot

Big Sugar: Hiding in Plain Sight

Republicans Attack the Pope

Cancer Clusters in Florida: the Silence of the State

The Strange Suicide of Art Teele

Obama in the Everglades

Yale, Hunter S. Thompson and the Social Contract

The GOP’s 10 Commandments on Climate Change

Notes From India on the Future of the Everglades

Deleting History (and Land) in South Florida

The Strange Failure of Florida’s Medical Marijuana Initiative

Sweet Poison

On Memory, the Internet, and Reading Comprehension

The Jeb Bush Mirage

The Scramble for Cuba

West Virginia’s Message to the Nation

The Killer Politics of Big Sugar

The Year the Canaries Came Home to Roost

The Return of Podesta

Invasion of the Cruise Ships

Clay Shaw, Big Sugar and the Everglades

Notes From the Vomitorium

The Ghosts of the Bonefish

The Sea Eats Miami

What’s Going on in Florida, Again?

The Future of Water

The Hidden Metrics of Shadow Inflation

Mapping Our Insecurities

Political Science at the EPA

911, Terrorism and the TSA

Romney Does Florida

Will Romney Take Ryan’s Advice on Cuba?

The Toxic Lies of the Growth Machine

How the Growth Machine Ate Florida

Barren Oceans

A Senseless Shooting in a Soulless Place

What Separates New Delhi From the Everglades?

Big Wind’s Inconvenient Truth

Florida and the Foreclosure of the Ownership Society

Sucker Punched By Speculation

Banker Boyz Blues

The GOP and Occupy Wall Street

Environmentalism in the Age of Disbelief

Surrealism in Tampa

The Dismal Future of America

Florida’s Lethal Waters

Marco Rubio Faces the Nation

The Wrecking Crew

Of Fetuses and the Everglades

The Salting of Florida