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Good Friday Declared National Holiday in Cuba
The Cuban government has issued a directive making Good Friday an annual holiday.
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
Cuba's bold new moves...
THE CUBAN government is currently pursuing bold new initiatives to combat the destructive effects of the unprecedented 50-year-old trade and economic blockade against it by the United States of America.
Cuban Government Makes Good Friday an Official Holiday
Cuba has now made Good Friday an official national holiday after restoring that Catholic feast as an "exceptional" measure when Pope Benedict XVI visited the island in 2012 .
New Boss Same As The Old Boss: Castroism's International Projection 1959 - 2014
The dictatorship in Cuba has been in power for 55 years. Despite being an island just 90 miles south of the United States it has projected itself internationally to undermine democraticand international human rights standards over that time working through international institutions such as the UN Human Rights Council.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
UPDATE 2-French foreign minister meets Raul Castro on historic visit to Cuba
France's foreign minister met with Cuban President Raul Castro on Saturday during the first visit to the island by such a high-ranking French official in 31 years and a sign of the quickening pace of improving ties between the European Union and Havana.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
St. Petersburg Times
Two Cuban-American lawyers to be honored
Adalberto Tosca had rendered aid to Fidel Castro's soldiers and was a close friend of a high-ranking general.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Senate Investigates: Was 'Cuban Twitter' a Pro-Democracy Campaign?
Last week, The Associated Press revealed that United States government attempted to create a Twitter-like social media network, called ZunZuneo, with the intention of stoking opposition in the Castro regime in Cuba, inciting social unrest, and undermining the country's communist government.
Nothing covert about 'Cuban Twitter' revelations
Havana - Cuban authorities on Wednesday unveiled plans to expand Internet access on the communist island in the wake of recent revelations about ZunZuneo, a clandestine US-sponsored social network known as the "Cuban Twitter."
Tue Apr 08, 2014
National Public Radio
Glance: Draft Messages For Secret 'Cuban Twitter'
USAID's secret Cuban Twitter program hired Alen Lauzan Falcon, a Havana-born satirical artist based in Chile, to propose text messages to be sent to Cuban users.
Cuba's 'reformed' dictatorship savagely beats...
Just imagine how much worse it would have been for Cuban political prisoner Vladimir Morera if not for the marvelous and magnificently benevolent reforms of Raul Castro and his apartheid dictatorship ... The Castro dictatorship is at war with political prisoner Vladimir Morera .
Cuba's expanding Internet connection
Last week, an Associated Press article, "US Secretly Created 'Cuban Twitter' to Stir Unrest," sparked an uproar.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
The Charlotte Observer
Colombia seeks judicial aid, mulls GITMO request
Luis Carlos Villegas, a former peace negotiator, is Colombia's ambassador to the United States.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Customer Interaction Solutions
'Cuban Twitter' a new hurdle for bloggers, exiles
The revelation that a U.S. government-funded program set up a cellphone-based social network in Cuba is likely to pose new challenges for independent bloggers and exile groups that work to increase access to technology.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Arutz Sheva Israel News
'Dumb' Social Media App Threaten US-Cuba Relations
ZunZuneo, a Twitter-style application designed to get Cubans talking among themselves on their cell phones, has become the latest obstacle to improved relations between Washington and Havana.
Northern Michigan News
Cuba's official media abuzz over 'secret Twitter'
Revelations of a secret U.S. government program to set up a cellphone-based social network in Cuba are being trumpeted in the island's official media as proof of Havana's repeated allegations that Washington is waging a "cyber-war" to try to stir up unrest.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Right Wing News
The Cuban Spring That Never Was - A Social Networking Petri Dish
In a move that brings to mind George Soros' machinations in the various colored revolutions, comes the Alinsky inspired Arab Spring model that our government recently deployed in Cuba by way of a Twitter-like social media platform, ZunZuneo.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Ted Cruz Attempting to Be Republican Messiah
The Republican party has a problem in the upcoming midterm election and that problem is general un-likability.
Big News Network.com
US says Cuban Twitter was not covert operation
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ZunZuneo, USAID and How the U.S. Lost the Confidence of the Cuban People
A recent article by the Associated Press brought to light an intricate cover operation by the U.S. Agency of International Development in Cuba.
News 4 Jax
US used 'Cuban Twitter' to stir unrest
The U-S government masterminded the creation of a "cuban Twitter" to spy on the communist government.