Daily Archives: March 10, 2014
Convertible Pesos (CUC) or Cuban Pesos (CUP): The Same Dog With a Different Collar / Calixto R. Martinez Arias Posted on March 10, 2014
HAVANA, Cuba — The “hard currency collection stores” [as the government itself named them], have started… Continue reading
By Their Own Right / Fernando Damaso Posted on March 10, 2014
In its campaign to restore lost ethical, civil and moral values, the government is emphasizing the important role to be played by educators and the family. While it… Continue reading
What Is Happening in Venezuela Worries Cuba / Ivan Garcia Posted on March 10, 2014
“If the media stops talking, let the streets talk”
In one way or another, Cuba is taking note of the street protests occurring these days… Continue reading
How to Survive a Collapse? / Frank Correa Posted on March 10, 2014
There is nothing written, except to be touched by luck. ”Suicides” that inhabit collapsed buildings talk about the time bomb.
HAVANA, Cuba. An anonymous survivor of a… Continue reading
By Mike Clary, Sun Sentinel 7:16 p.m. EDT, March 9, 2014
A small earthquake centered off the north coast of Cuba shook windows and rattled some residents of the Florida Keys early Sunday, but apparently caused no damage.
“I wasn’t… Continue reading
Why the richest Cuban defector ever still longs for home By Jeff Passan
GLENDALE, Ariz. – Every day, Jose Abreu talks with Daysi Correa. She is why he’s here. When he was thinking of defecting from Cuba – of leaving… Continue reading