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Our Next Good Read. . .Lucky Broken Girl

Join us on Monday, September 11th at Tractor Brewing (1800 4th St NW) from 5:00-7:00 pm to discuss our next book.  We are reading Lucky Broken Girl… 190 more words

Young Adult Literature

U.S. Military Wanted to Provoke War With Cuba

Source: ABCNews.go.com
David Ruppe
May 1, 2001

In the early 1960s, America’s top military leaders reportedly drafted plans to kill innocent people and commit acts of terrorism in U.S. 1,071 more words


i miei cibi nel giro del mondo. – 6

la prima versione di questo video e` gia` stata pubblicata all’inizio quasi di questo blog, qui

le mie abbuffate – videoclip n. 3.

ma il rifacimento del video questa volta non e` fatto di semplici ritocchi, ma e` piu` sostanziale. 449 more words


Playas del Este, Cuba

My partner, family, and I were in Havana, Cuba this past July, celebrating my sister’s medical school graduation from the famous Escuela Latinoamericana de Medicina (ELAM). 423 more words


How Did We Get Here?

I recently watched a film produced by Andy Garcia back in 1995.  Starring Andy Garcia, Bill Murray and Dustin Hoffman, The Lost City takes place in Havana, Cuba in 1958.  314 more words


Cuban entrepreneurs take a bigger slice of profits thanks to reforms

Small enterprises, such as pizzerias in Havana, are springing up all over Cuba after 2011 licensing changes and relaxed US restrictions on tourism. The Guardian… 538 more words


What "Viva Cuba" Means to Me

What I got from my study abroad experience in Cuba

Though Viva Cuba technically translates to “long live Cuba”,  the frequent tone in which we exclaimed “Viva Cuba!” prior to doing something out of our comfort zone while in Cuba was that of, “Live Cuba”; live like Cuba, do something new, that you wouldn’t or cant do back home in the states, take advantage of what very well could be a  once in a lifetime opportunity.   535 more words