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  • Positive News out of Cuba

    Some good news came out of Cuba came earlier this month in the form of privatization of property. This “nucleus of capitalism,” as it’s stated in the New York Times article, should likely lead to more general economic success in Cuba so long as the rights to property and the contracts on which the property …

  • You know you’re in trouble when…

    …the man who designed your country’s government admits it’s not working.  Former leader of Communist Cuba Fidel Castro said yesterday that the Cuban system doesn’t work.  Hi brother and the country’s current leader, Raul Castro, has agreed in the past, though coming from Fidel the statement is somewhat more shocking. This may not be a …

  • It’s About Time

    Making its way through the House is a bill which would end travel restrictions to Cuba. This is in addition to the bill lifting of restrictions on travel and money by those with family in Cuba which was passed earlier this month. Finally, light is being shed on one of the biggest foreign policy mistakes …

  • A Small Step in the Right Direction

    Fortunately for both Americans and Cubans, the Obama administration has been proactive in restoring a normal relation ship with Cuba. Among the small steps has been allowing families  to send money to relatives in Cuba. As of Monday, Cuban and US postal officials have begun talks to allow direct mail service between the two countries. …