Myriam Marquez ’83 is the editor of Miami’s Photo: El Nuevo Herald.

A month ago, the Miami Herald’s Myriam Marquez, the current arbiter of the community’s political manners and mores, responded to the stinging accusations that constantly appear on the Herald’s website comments section that Cuban exiles are in large part responsible for the high levels of corruption prevalent in Miami today, by writing that started:

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Myriam Marquez, the Havana-born editorial page editor of the Miami Herald, wrote this on Dec. 5:

By Myriam Marquez, The Miami Herald

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Ms. Marquez was diagnosed with young-onset Alzheimer’s in 2009 and has been a fierce advocate ever since. Prior to her diagnosis, she served as a public defender in Washington State. Her legal background in county, state and federal public policy and her personal experience living with dementia has made her a deeply committed advocate for advancing dementia research, care and services.

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NOTE: I started writing this the day after Myriam Marquez’s editorial appeared in the Miami Herald, but I got sidetracked, and only got back to it over the weekend. I don’t believe that the extra time has changed either Ms. Marquez’s claims or mine.

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Myriam Marquez gets away with writing this crap because she’s part of the Cuban team of editors and executives that’s responsible for the abysmal lack of journalistic ethics that has befallen the Miami Herald in the last 10 years, which has not only contributed to the massive decline in readership, but to the trust and respect that the Miami Herald once had as Florida’s best newspaper.
COLLEGE PARK, Md. – Myriam Marquez ’83 might run a major U.S. newspaper, but her readership spans the globe.

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COLLEGE PARK, Md. – Myriam Marquez, executive editor of Miami’s El Nuevo Herald newspaper, will be the commencement speaker for the Philip Merrill College of Journalism on May 22.

The cartoon addresses a truth that Myriam Marquez attempted to deny when she wrote her self-serving editorial.

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The Philip Merrill College of Journalism commencement ceremony was held Friday, May 22 at 3:30 p.m. in the Dekelboum Concert Hall, the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center. This event was broadcast live and streamed by UMTV. Merrill alumna and Executive Editor at El Nuevo Herald, Myriam Marquez ’83, was the guest speaker.

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Cuban-born career journalist Myriam Marquez is the new executive editor of Miami's el Nuevo Herald, the largest Spanish-language daily in the United States.