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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...

Cuba, Barbados Celebrate 58th Anniversary of Cuban...

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados — The most fitting testament of solidarity between Cuba and the Caribbean would be their active collaboration to strengthen the region's domestic,...

Western Nations Boycott UN Tribute that Lauded...

UNITED NATIONS — The president of the U.N. General Assembly called Fidel Castro "one of the 20th century's most iconic and influential leaders" Tuesday,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

As U.S. Embassy Reopens in Havana, a...

With the raising of the U.S. flag at the American embassy in Havana, Cuba, the two nations are resuming diplomatic relations after a severing...

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...

Cuba Is No Longer on the United...

The United States officially removed Cuba from its list of countries that sponsor terrorism on Friday, setting the two nations up for a full...

After US and Cuba Announce Normalized Relations,...

As soon as President Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro announced yesterday that they would be normalizing relations between the U.S. and Cuba for...

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Obama and Castro Announce U.S. and Cuba...

The United States and Cuba have been at odds for so long, been engaged in geopolitical and espionage games for so many years, it...

Putin Makes Bold Moves in Cuba, Forgiving...

While the U.S. relations with Cuba continue to be stuck in a 52-year holding pattern defined by the trade embargo, Russia is radically tightening...

Cuba’s Fidel Castro, 87, Surprised by His...

Former Cuban leader Fidel Castro said  he decided to step down and transfer power to his younger brother, Raul, because he was diagnosed with a...

Cuba Ends Half-Century Ban on Professional Boxing

After five decades of prohibiting its boxers from going professional, the Cuban government has done an about face and will allow boxers to participate...

Fidel Castro Gets Emotional Listening to Song...

The former Cuban leader Fidel Castro was shown on state television visibly moved as he listened to a song in memory of his close...

Fidel Castro Makes Public Rare Appearance to...

Cuban former head of state Fidel Castro made a rare appearance in Havana to cast his vote in the country's parliamentary polls Sunday, taking time...

Venezuela’s Vice President Nicolas Maduro to Visit...

Venezuelan Vice President Nicolas Maduro was on his way back to Cuba today to visit ailing President Hugo Chavez, a day after Chavez was...

Romney Links President Obama To Castro and...

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney was in Miami on Wednesday touting the need to unite the country and to stop all the personal attacks...

Fidel Castro Says He’s Not Dead and...

Fidel Castro wants you to know that he is not dead. Reports were swirling last week that the former Cuban leader was dead or near...