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Playa Girón day 2

Wednesday, 27 May 2015

In 1961, Playa Girón—also known as the Bay of Pigs—was the site of an attempted military invasion of Cuba by a counter-revolutionary force that was backed by the CIA. 763 more words

Travel

No. 20 - Car in trees

Another picture of my Cuban vacation back in 2000. I took it in the Bay of Pigs. It shows one of those beautiful oldtimers. The car was turquoise blue with a yellow license plate, and it was parked in the shadow under some light green trees. 43 more words

Malerei

Watch. Listen. Learn. (Cuba 2: Bay of Pigs & Cienfuegos)

Waiting for…. everything

Monday, January 4, 2016

After breakfasts at our various casas in Havana (breakfasts typically included eggs, ham, bread, coffee, pineapple or guava juice, and a plate of fruit including papaya, guava and bananas), the group started the day off with a meeting. 1,101 more words

Cuba

I SHOT JOHN F KENNEDY - JAMES EARL FILES


To download the complete film go to http://www.jfkmurdersolved….

On the eve of the 40th Anniversary of the JFK Assassination, from Stateville Correctional Center, Joliet Illinois, confessed assassin James Earl Files tells of his role in The Crime of the Century. 441 more words

Goilala District

Postcard from Jamaica

Lessons in Leadership

I’ve been busy these holidays, navigating my way through Kingston, with Bob Marley’s music and a patchy awareness of the Rastafari movement being the only prior knowledge I had of the island known to locals as Jamrock. 487 more words

Non Fiction

Bay of Pigs & more

Another early start but I was all organised – today we were leaving Havana and making our way towards Trinidad in east of Havana. On the way we were going to be stopping at a spot for some swimming and onto the Bay of Pigs museum and Ceinfuego before ending up in Trinidad. 2,542 more words

Cuba

National Security Policy: The Bay of Pigs

I wrote this paper for my National Security Policy class during the fall semester of my senior year. I found this topic very interesting and that made me want to share it. 2,349 more words

Lindsey Drilling