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Hemingway's grandson urges renewal of U.S. ties with Cuba

The time has come for the United States to restore normal relations with Cuba, Ernest Hemingway’s grandson said here Tuesday, the Spanish news agency EFE reports. 182 more words

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Cuba in the news: How was $264 million spent by US to encourage democracy?

According to this editorial in today’s New York Times, expensive efforts to bring democratic reforms to Cuba has been mostly counterproductive. The editorial spells out how some of the money was spent — very interesting. 943 more words

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On Cuba Embargo, It’s the U.S. and Israel Against the World — Again

October 28, 2014
NY Times Editorial Page Editor’s Blog

A little-known former American ambassador on Tuesday addressed the General Assembly to perform a dreaded task: defending the issue that has isolated the United States diplomatically like no other, the Cuban embargo. 381 more words

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Cuba in the news: another editorial from the New York Times

The Shifting Politics of Cuba Policy

By THE EDITORIAL BOARD OCT. 25, 2014

There was a time, not too long ago, when any mainstream politician running for statewide or national office in Florida had to rattle off fiery rhetoric against the Cuban government and declare unquestioning faith that the embargo on the island would one day force the Castros from power. 995 more words

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New York Times Editorial: The Shifting Politics of Cuba Policy

This editorial appeared yesterday in The New York Times.

There was a time, not too long ago, when any mainstream politician running for statewide or national office in Florida had to rattle off fiery rhetoric against the Cuban government and declare unquestioning faith that the embargo on the island would one day force the Castros from power. 1,017 more words

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Reverend Jesse Jackson calls for end to Cuban embargo

Reverend Jesse Jackson has called for an end to the economic, commercial and financial embargo imposed by the United States on Cuba over the last 52 years, in an op-ed published on Tuesday by the… 236 more words

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Time to Restore the Rich Cultural Ties between the U.S. and Cuba

Catherine Murphy (adjunct professor at New York University’s Center for Global Affairs and director of documentary, Maestra) adds her perspectives on the U.S. embargo to the Opinion Pages ( 385 more words

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