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A message from Kartik Krishnaiyer on Florida Democrats and this site’s future direction

When The Florida Squeeze began publication in early 2013 the guiding mission was to give a progressive perspective on politics and other happenings here in Florida. The concept was to create a site that doesn’t engage in personality conflicts related to a party that is on a two-decade losing streak but to critically point out […]

Message from the editorial board of The Florida Squeeze

A column published earlier today on the Florida Squeeze, referencing activist Leslie Wimes, has been withdrawn for failure to meet editorial standards. The piece is being evaluated by our team currently and has been removed from the site. Although the tone of the piece was intended to be facetious and is based on what many […]

Contribute to The Florida Squeeze!

We at The Florida Squeeze happily embrace the role of opposition party to President Trump’s megalomania. We are all too painfully aware that the Democrats don’t fill the proper role of an opposition party when out of power (as history has proven time and again nationally while we live it everyday here in Florida) so […]

We are the opposition party here at TFS – The future of our site

Where was all the outrage from Democrats and the opposition party (the media) when our jobs were fleeing our country? — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 30, 2017 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js We at The Florida Squeeze happily embrace the role of opposition party to President Trump’s megalomania. We are all too painfully aware that the Democrats don’t […]

Post-Election contributions welcome!

In the wake of the Democratic electoral debacle of 2016 (not to be confused with similar debacles of 2002, 2004, 2010 or 2014) TFS is inviting any Democrat, progressive or political thinker to pen a column for us. Consider this an open forum.

TFS Podcast – November 1

Brook Hines and Kartik Krishnaiyer will record the latest edition of our podcast tonight.  Among the topics that will be discussed are: – Presidential campaign Where it stands in Florida Clinton email scandal and FBI Director James Comey’s actions Russia connection to Trump? National trends – US Senate race Murphy tax releases not forthcoming – […]

We’re back in the saddle!

As our loyal readers have noticed, posting has been virtually non-existent on this site since May.  Both Brook Hines and Kartik Krishnaiyer had political commitments through the August 30 primary that created time conflicts among other things. The opportunity costs of taking political clients on in a busy period forced both of us to drop […]

EuroCopa Pod: USA 0-2 Colombia

You may have noted that the number of posts on this site have dropped off in recent weeks. Unfortunately for TFS, I’ve been busy with covering the Copa America Centenario tournament  which is taking place across the USA this month and the Euro 2016 tournament in France which begins Friday. World Soccer Talk has a […]

The SoccerWarz Book by Kartik Krishnaiyer Released

My new ebook “The SoccerWarz” which is a quick glance at the battle between the three professional soccer leagues based in the United States – MLS, NASL and USL published by World Soccer Talk  is now available via fine booksellers. For some background on the dispute between the league here is a story from last […]

The Kartik Report (or much of it) is moving!

Beginning next week much of our Kartik Report content specifically related to NASL will be found over at Prost Amerika, a Seattle-area born (Like Boeing, Microsoft and Starbucks among others…) website. We will continue to feature robust content related to Florida pro soccer teams here, especially the Orlando Pride of NWSL and Orlando City SC […]