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2 hrs ago | The Washington Post
The obituary of Garca Mrquez that I would most like to read will never be written.
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6 hrs ago | Fausta's blog
One of the great phonies and bootlickers of leftist dictators has passed from the scene.
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How a tight-laced, middle-class widow became a revolutionary propels Melinda Lopez's out-of-the ordinary family drama "Becoming Cuba," currently in a New England premiere at Huntington Theatre Company.
In the early morning hours of April 22, 2000, President Bill Clinton and his Justice Department sheepishly submitted to the demands of Cuba's Fidel Castro and violently seized a six-year-old boy from his uncle's home.
I met writer Gabriel GarcA a MA rquez and Fidel Castro at the Convention Palace in Havana during a medical meeting I attended in Cuba in the early 1980s.
Cuba's captivating and vibrant capital Havana wows Nigel Thompson with hot rhythms, retro style and its famous booze and tobacco I, on the other hand, have been attempting to persuade two left feet to vaguely co-operate for just five minutes.
"Garcia Marquez is the greatest Latin American novelist of all time," Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto told a packed crowd in the ornate vestibule of the Palace of Fine Arts.
Havana, April 22: Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has said that his country will deepen its mutually beneficial cooperation with Cuba in various fields and refresh bilateral ties.
California's climate, remoteness, and left-wing politics can make it seem to many like a separate country.
The following is a translation by Asombra of a text by the highly acclaimed Cuban author Reinaldo Arenas .
The unnecessary and regrettable conflict between the U.S. and Russia over Ukraine brings to mind sad remembrances of important junctures at which I watched - as a citizen and a CIA analyst - chances for genuine peace with Russia frittered away.
Leading outfielder Frederich Cepeda has become the first player from the Cuban baseball league to sign for a Japanese professional team since the communist government relaxed its player rules last year.
I met Gabriel Garca Mrquez and Fidel Castro at the Convention Palace in Havana during a medical meeting I attended in Cuba in the early eighties.
How will we remember people whose death rapidly makes them forgettable? How will the figure fare in history? Or will they remain "great" in our rather remote place in the world.
After granting temporary permission for Cubans to celebrate Good Friday in 2012 and 2013, the Cuban government has decided grant a request made by Pope Benedict during his visit to the country in 2012 to make it a permanent official holiday.