Hispanicize Interview: South Florida Political Watchdog Blogger Elaine de Valle
Ever since the former Miami Herald Pulitzer-Prize-winning political reporter went solo and launched Political Cortadito (Political Brew) in 2010, she’s received her share of illegal trespassing warnings, Cease and Desist letters and hateful and false comments on her blog. Hialeah Mayor Carlos Hernandez has kicked her out of public events. And one night, a cop stopped her, only to later admit that the Police Chief ordered him to arrest her.
“If you’re doing your job well,” says de Valle, “there will be threats and intimidation.”
Read the entire interview at Hispanicize.com.