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October 1962 - Wake up call

If I can isolate one single event that shaped the way I have come to see the world, I can date it fairly precisely to the last week of October, 1962. 436 more words

Personal Reflections

Che is Rolling Over...

Jet Blue Flight 387 just took off for Santa Clara Cuba. How great is it being the first commercial flight in many years to go to that lovely island nation! 225 more words

This Too Will Pass

The Apology/Martin Rosenfeld, JD

It is not difficult to understand how an apology can move parties from deadlocked positions to the road of Win-Win. What makes for a good apology? 196 more words

Civil Divorce

U.S. and Cuba Discuss Their Claims Against Each Other

On July 28 and 29, the United States and Cuba met in Washington, D.C. to discuss their claims against each other.[1]

The U.S. State Department’s terse announcement after the first session merely said that the parties exchanged “further details on outstanding claims . 1,181 more words

History

John F. Kennedy

JOHN F. KENNEDY (1917 – 1963)

American Politician

Kennedy was President of the United States between 1961-1963. He was assassinated in 1963 while in a motorcade in Dallas. 51 more words

Politics

Cuba Independently – Part 2: Cienfuegos & Bay of Pigs

After Havana, the next stop on the Cuban independent travel trail is the tobacco-producing area of Viñales or time-warped Trinidad. But I had read so much about the architecture of Cienfuegos that I was determined to make it my first stop after Havana. 510 more words

Destinations Outside Ireland