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Cuba buries Castro, embarking on post-Fidel era

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SANTIAGO DE CUBA: Fidel Castro’s ashes were entombed in a massive stone next to other national heroes on Sunday (Dec 4), opening a new era in Cuba without the revolutionary leader who ruled the island for decades. 756 more words

Current Affairs

Raul Castro: Cuba will ban naming of monuments after Fidel


SANTIAGO, Cuba (AP)(STL.News) — Cuban President Raul Castro says his government will prohibit the naming of streets or public monuments after his brother Fidel in keeping with the former leader’s desire to avoid the development of a personality cul…
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Granma

Today in Cuba they celebrate the day of the Cuban Armed forces.

The holiday celebrates the day Granma arrived in Cuba.  Granma was the name of the yacht purchased by the 26th of July Movement to get them into Cuba.  176 more words

Military

Castro, Cuba, Cars and Failure

Fidel Castro is dead. Neocons warmongers are celebrating, Hollywood’s socialist half wits are mourning, Cubans may finally get a chance to breathe.

Brother Raul has been in charge for a while now and one of the few constructive things Obama has done is work with Raul to open up Cuba to the US economy. 190 more words