Sunday, June 16, 2019

Tag: Cuba

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Beyoncé Adds More Background Dancers A Week Before Coachella Performance: Beyoncé is set to headline Coachella in L.A after canceling last year due to pregnancy. According to...

9 Instances of Fidel Castro Helping Black...

After the untimely death of Cuba's Fidel Castro on Nov. 25, political pundits have occupied their time evaluating his place in history. Many consider the...

Jamaica Nears A Multi-Destination Deal With Cuba,...

Minister of tourism, Edmund Bartlett, says Jamaica is close to finalizing a multi-destination marketing arrangement with Cuba, Mexico and the Dominican Republic. Speaking in a...

Cuba to Build One of the Largest...

HAVANA, Cuba (ACN) -- Cuba will sign a contract for the creation of a joint venture this year directed at the development of a...

Rihanna Gives Back in Big Way to...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oVDuF-E5cNo Singer and mega-star Rihanna is investing in the futures of young people by granting scholarships ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to lucky applicants through...

U.S. Coast Guard Sends 44 Migrants Back...

MIAMI, USA — The crew of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Charles David Jr., a 154-foot fast response cutter, repatriated 44 Cuban migrants to...

In Scathing Letter, Fidel Castro Slams Obama’s Cuba...

President Obama made history when he became the first U.S. president in 88 years to visit the island nation of Cuba.  One person he...

Obama Responds to Brussels Attacks While in...

While visiting Cuba, President Obama responded to a terror attack where an estimated 30 people died and 230 were wounded from bombings at the...

8 Things to Know About the Cuban...

The Cuban Literacy Campaign was, in essence, a response to Cuba's history of slavery, colonialism, and imperial oppression. From Cuba's first revolution led by Hautey...

President Obama Schedules Meeting with Raul Castro

President Obama opened a three-day series of meetings at the United Nations on Sunday by calling on all countries to "step up" efforts to...

The First Meeting of the US-Cuba Bilateral...

HAVANA, Cuba (ACN) -- The first meeting of the US-Cuba Bilateral Commission will take place on Friday in Havana to define an agenda to...

9 Instances of Fidel Castro and Cubans...

Cuba Supported the Angolan War of Independence The Angolan War of Independence was a struggle for control of Angola between guerrilla movements and Portuguese...

African Americans Should Care About Cuba’s Black...

For the first time in over 60 years, in what seems like an alternate reality, there is a Cuban flag flying over the Cuban...

U.S. and Cuba to Announce Embassy Openings

The United States and Cuba on Wednesday plan to officially seal the renewal of diplomatic ties begun last year, announcing the reopening of embassies...

U.S. and Cuba Continue to Work on...

The U.S. and Cuba began a fourth round of talks today aimed at restoring diplomatic relations between the two countries and reopening embassies in...

Americans Can Now Travel to Cuba By...

Americans hoping to jet down to Cuba could soon have the option of going by ferry instead. And if one company has its way,...

U.S. Won’t Allow UN Torture Investigator Inside...

In a stunning display of geopolitical hypocrisy, the United States won't allow the United Nations special investigator on torture to inspect prisons in the U.S. or interview...

Researchers Discover an Aggressive Strain of HIV...

Belgian researchers from the University of Leuven have discovered an aggressive strain of HIV that is slowly spreading through Cuba. The study, published in...

As US-Cuba Relations Improve, The Bahamas Could...

The Bahamas should not be afraid of a potential influx of Cuban migrants and should consider adopting a more relaxed immigration policy as Cuba...

Is the U.S. List of ‘State Sponsors...

As the U.S. reportedly considers removing Cuba from the politically important list of nations that are "state sponsors of terrorism" and adding North Korea...