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1 hr ago | Miami New Times

Miami Icons: The Freedom Tower Welcomed Cubans to America

San Francisco has the Golden Gate Bridge. St. Louis has the Arch. Las Vegas has its retro welcome sign.


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6 hrs ago | The Japan Times

China's Xi approaches Mao in state media mentions: study

Cuba's Fidel Castro speaks with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Havana on Tuesday.


Related Topix: Chinese Communist Party, World News, China, Hu Jintao

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Free Republic

Welcome to Vietnam

The Doi Moi market reforms that began in 1986 and a general slackening of state micromanagement have transformed the country out of all recognition.


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Babalu Blog

Reports from Cuba: Routine and the Past Star in this 26th of July

Very early this Saturday many of us observed a new event for the 26th of July. The strict codes of ritual demanded that the commemoration of the 61st anniversary of the assault on the Moncana Barracks in Santiago de Cuba and of the Carlos Manuel de Cespedes Barracks in Bayamo, be celebrated this year with moderate pomp.


Related Topix: Cuba, World News, Central America,

Babalu Blog

Maleconazo: A rumor of freedom that shook Cuba's Castro dictatorship

"We now know that any method or model which purportedly aims to achieve justice, development, and efficiency but takes precedence over the individual or cancels out any of the fundamental rights leads to a form of oppression and to exclusion and is calamitous for the people."


Related Topix: Cuba, Central America, World News, Conservative Political News, US News

NH Insider

CEI Today: Obamacare confession, subprime auto loans, and Fidel Castro & global warming

Last week, an unprecedented circuit split emerged in Halbig v. Burwell and King v.


Related Topix: Environment, Science, Mortgage, Personal Finance

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Computer Weekly

Wikipedia ban edits from US Congress

The entry for the assassination of John F Kennedy was changed to say Lee Harvey Oswald was acting "on behalf of the regime of Fidel Castro", according to the BBC.


Related Topix: Lee Harvey Oswald

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Post and Courier

His new master's voice

Fidel Castro is nothing if not loyal to his friends. Russia, in the form of the Soviet Union, was his friend when he took power, and Russia may be his friend again today.


Related Topix: Vladimir Putin

Hispanically Speaking

Ramiro Valdes Warns of Subversive Use of New Technologies in Cuba

Cuban Vice President Ramiro Valdes warned Saturday about the use of new technologies to carry out internal subversion on the island, and made a call "to preserve" the nation's unity because the revolution "is not over."


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Babalu Blog

What Fidel Castro and the ANC don't want you to know about Cuba and South Africa

Open Letter from the ANC to the Communist Party of Cuba Voice of America is reporting that South Africa has launched a campaign against US sanctions on Cuba.


Related Topix: World News, South Africa, Africa, Communist Party of Cuba, African National Congress (South Africa), US News, Conservative Political News

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Miami New Times

Miami-Dade County Auditorium

Miami continues to expand its repertoire of dance offerings, which in recent years have included experimental, hip-hop, mixed-ability, modern, and various forms of contemporary.


Related Topix: Miami Dade County, FL, Arts, Dance, Miami-Beach, FL, Ballet

The Miami Herald

Cuban immigrants share precious family heirlooms to show history of Cuban exiles

Miami Children's Hospital anesthesiologist Dr. Rafael Gonzalez and his 4-month-old patient Cherica Fremond, who received anesthesia before undergoing an MRI.


Related Topix: Cuba, Cuba, AL, World News, Central America, Hospital Administration, Miami Children's Hospital, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Anesthesiology,

Berkshire Eagle

Steve Melito: Fort Chaffee revisited

It was the summer of 1980 and Democrat Bill Clinton was in trouble. Monica Lewinsky was just 7 years old then, and the future president was still a decade away from a White House run.

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Related Topix: US News, Bill Clinton, History in the News, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, Cuba, World News, Central America, us Travel, Travel, Opinion

Scientific Blogging

If You Care About The Organic Revolution, Disavow Mike Adams

I'm the founder of Science 2.0A . A wise man once said Darwin had the greatest idea anyone ever had.


Related Topix: Organic, Startups, Terrorism

Babalu Blog

We Ain't Got, No Satisfaction

Mick Jagger of the Rolling Stones celebrates his seventy-first birthday today. It's a celebration for him.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Mick Jagger, The Rolling Stones, Cuba, World News, US News, Conservative Political News


Good Morning

Good morning, it's Saturday, July 26, the 207th day of 2014. There are 158 days left in the year.


Related Topix: Yosemite National Park, US National Parks, New York, Richard Wagner, World News, Opera, Germany

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Today in History - July 26

Today is Saturday, July 26, the 207th day of 2014. There are 158 days left in the year.


Related Topix: US Governors, Sarah Palin, Associated Press, New York, Richard Wagner, Opera, World News, Germany

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Daily Kos

Donald Rumsfeld is an Alien Lizard

Evidently someone on a computer with an IP address from the US Congress has been making, shall we say, "creative" edits in Wikipedia recently.


Related Topix: Lee Harvey Oswald, Twitter, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

The Gaston Gazette

Today in History: Fidel Castro began his revolt against Fulgencio Batista

In 1908, U.S. Attorney General Charles J. Bonaparte ordered creation of a force of special agents that was a forerunner of the Federal Bureau of Investigation.


Related Topix: US News, US Federal Bureau of Investigation, Department of Defense, George Bush, New York


1722 - Why Is A Che Guevara Beanie A Thing?

During the winter in Sydney as temperatures head southwards and into single digits, the unofficial uniform scarves and to a lesser extent hats and beanies, comes and settles on the commuting population like some giant flock of woollen migratory birds.


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