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Raul Castro thanks Obama for creating financial windfall from U.S. taxpayers to his Stalinist regime

Thu, 01 Oct 2015 01:35:10 +0000 “Oye, Bruno, mira que este Niche come-mierda me ha venido BIEN!” In brief, amigos: the recent cash-flow from Obama’s U.S. to Castro’s Cuba exceeds Cuba’s subsidies from Venezuela ( as seen below)–and even exceeds what… Full Story

Update: That meeting between Pope Francis and the WRONG kind of American dissident was NOT his fault

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 23:31:41 +0000 Yeow!  It didn’t take long for the Pope Che idolaters to “explain” why he met with an awful, evil kind of American dissident– a dissident as evil as the ones in Cuba that he refused to meet. As it turns out, the meeting was an… Full Story

Los Pichy Boys: Cuba’s Raul Castro meets President Obama

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 22:05:06 +0000 Leave it to the Pichy Boys to come up with this stuff… La Noticia del Dia "La Reunion de Raul y Obama" Los Pichy Boy En el dia de hoy se reunieron en New York el presidente Obama y Raul Castro, Los Pichy Boys pusieron una camara escondida… Full Story

Raúl Castro en su debut mundial

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 20:21:21 +0000 El mundo se ha abierto al gobernante cubano, queda por ver cómo este cumplirá sus promesas Full Story

Reports from Cuba: The CDR: Social control begins in the neighborhood or the village

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 20:01:25 +0000 By Ivan Garcia: The CDR: Social Control Begins in the Neighborhood or the Village When the bearded guerrilla Fidel Castro on the night of 28 September 1960 founded a system of collective surveillance in every neighborhood, the Committees for the Defense… Full Story

¿Negocios en Cuba? Todos los caminos llevan al yerno de Raúl Castro

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 20:00:38 +0000 GAESA representa entre el 50% y el 80% de los ingresos generados en Cuba Full Story

Liberan a dos de los jóvenes que intentaron abordar ilegalmente un avión

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 19:54:35 +0000 Uno de ellos cuenta cómo sucedió Full Story

Are We Cubans More Unruly Than Other Peoples?

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 19:30:20 +0000 14ymedio, Generation Y, Yoani Sanchez, Havana, 30 September 2015 – “Nobody takes care of anything,” raged the lady in line at the cash register of a State butcher shop. She was referring to those who leave the refrigerators open or … Continue… Full Story

Conteo de ganado: los números que no dan

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 18:21:38 +0000 En Cuba el sacrificio de ganado se juzga a la par del asesinato, la violación, el tráfico de drogas o los delitos contra la seguridad del Estado Full Story

Faro Vargas, orgullo de Cabo Cruz

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 18:11:25 +0000 Noche tras noche, su luz ilumina el mar, guiando las embarcaciones que lo surcan Full Story

‘We find that whole El Sexto thing with us to be a total lack of respect’

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 18:03:07 +0000 Garrincha in El Nuevo Herald: Full Story

Casi termina en tragedia derrumbe de balcón en Centro Habana (vídeo)

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 16:45:42 +0000 En la esquina de Infanta y San Miguel se localiza el inmueble protagonista del siniestro Full Story

Funcionaria de EEUU que rechazó matrimonio gay se vio con el papa

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 16:05:48 +0000 Francisco le regaló a ella y a su marido un rosario bendecido Full Story

Meet the Castro regime’s business gatekeeper who will ensure all U.S. investment goes to support Cuba’s apartheid regime

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 16:00:42 +0000 So, tell us again Mr. President (and all the rest of the proponents of lifting sanctions against Cuba’s repressive apartheid regime) how billions of U.S. dollars invested in Cuba’s viciously repressive apartheid regime will bring democracy… Full Story

Agua y caminos para Santa Isabel

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 15:44:18 +0000 Este poblado, rodeado por la maleza de un tupido monte, pasa desapercibido para muchos viajeros y para los dirigentes locales también Full Story

Plataformas opositoras se comprometen a apoyar campaña “Todos Marchamos”

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 15:26:12 +0000 MUAD y ForoDyL acuerdan puntos comunes Full Story

Surprise! Pope Francis held a private meeting with a dissident !

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 15:22:30 +0000 What a headline: “Pope Hands Dissidents a Win!” Hah. Gotcha!  April fool…. in late September. Yes, Papa Che did meet with a dissident, but NOT in Cuba. The dissident he met in private was Kim Davis, the Kentucky court clerk who refuses… Full Story

“Guillermo se divertiría mucho viendo” lo que pasa en Cuba

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 14:37:29 +0000 Asegura la viuda del escritor cubano Cabrera Infante en entrevista a EFE Full Story

Repression in Cuba has increased since Obama’s surrender to Castro dictatorship

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 14:32:53 +0000 Pam Key in Breitbart: MSNBC’s Diaz-Balart: Since Obama Renewed Relations, Cuba Has ‘Increased Repression’ Tuesday on MSNBC’s “MTP Daily,” Jose Diaz-Balart, host of “The Rundown,” said since President Barack Obama opened up… Full Story

The Bill Clinton-Raul Castro handshake is hard to watch

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 14:30:50 +0000 The Bill Clinton-Raul Castro handshake is hard to watch………….. … http://t.co/kGLTzxV5mX — Silvio Canto, Jr. (@SCantojr) September 30, 2015 Full Story

Must-Read: Doing Business With the Castro Family in Cuba

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 13:31:00 +0000 Bloomberg Business has a lengthy story, which takes a close look at Castro, Inc.It's entitled, "Want to Do Business in Cuba? All Roads Lead to Raúl Castro’s Son-in-Law."The Obama Administration and its supporters should read this carefully -- for it… Full Story

Amnesty International: Cuba Must Release Imprisoned Artist #ElSexto

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 13:31:00 +0000 From Amnesty International:Cuba must release graffiti artist jailed for painting Castros’ names on pigs’ backA Cuban graffiti artist who has been unfairly held in prison for nearly a year after he painted “Raúl” and “Fidel” on the backs of… Full Story

Since Obama Renewed Relations, Cuba Has "Increased Repression"

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 13:31:00 +0000 From Breitbart:MSNBC's Diaz-Balart: Since Obama Renewed Relations, Cuba Has "Increased Repression"Tuesday on MSNBC’s “MTP Daily,” Jose Diaz-Balart, host of “The Rundown,” said since President Barack Obama opened up diplomatic relations, Cuba… Full Story

Which condition for lifting sanctions against Cuba’s apartheid regime does Obama disagree with?

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 13:04:15 +0000 Apparently, President Obama feels that freedom, respect for human rights, and the end of apartheid in Cuba is way too much to ask of the racist and repressive Castro dictatorship. The president wants all sanctions against the apartheid Castro regime lifted… Full Story

The Pope in Cuba, Raul Castro at the UN and more with Jorge Ponce

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 13:00:42 +0000 Tuesday Sept 29: Some thoughts on the Pope in Cuba plus Raul Castro at the UN………… http://t.co/pn5eYAr1BJ — Silvio Canto, Jr. (@SCantojr) September 29, 2015 Full Story

Amnesty International launches “urgent” campaign to free El Sexto

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 04:50:24 +0000 AI has noticed something is not okay in the Kingdom of Castrogonia, despite the “normalization” circus. So, they’ve flipped the “on” switch on a campaign to flood King Raul’s office with letters of indignation from… Full Story

Raul Castro shakes hands and seals surrender with Obama, Sept. 2015 (and with CIA operative June, 1958.) “Same as it ever was….”

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 00:07:46 +0000 On left: Stalinist dictator Raul Castro shakes hands with U.S. President Barack Obama sealing a U.S. surrender that began when the Stalinist dictator kidnapped an American named Alan Gross and held him hostage. On right: KGB-mentored communist terrorist… Full Story

#FreeElSexto – Demand that Cuba’s dictatorship release imprisoned dissident artist ‘El Sexto’

Tue, 29 Sep 2015 22:05:19 +0000 Make your voices heard and demand that Cuba’s vicious apartheid dictatorship free Cuban dissident artist Danilo “El Sexto” Maldonado by signing this petition HERE. Full Story

Reports from Cuba: Repression of science

Tue, 29 Sep 2015 20:03:57 +0000 By Waldo Fernandez Cuenca in Translating Cuba: Repression of Science Oscar Antonio Casanella Saint-Blancard, bio-chemist, researcher for the National Institute for Oncology and Radiobiology, speaks of how he is pressured and prevented from fully carrying… Full Story

The two faces of Cuba’s apartheid dictator

Tue, 29 Sep 2015 18:02:51 +0000 Santana in El Nuevo Herald: Full Story
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