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Communism Cuba

The past few months have been a pivotal time for Cuba. Last December, the US government announced the first steps towards normalizing diplomatic relations …


Cuba

This year VOC awards its Truman-Reagan Medal of Freedom to two outstanding advocates of liberty. Guillermo Fariñas and Alexander Podrabinek come from different sides …


Cuba Venezuela

After a third round of negotiations between the US and Cuba, held surreptitiously in Havana on March 16, ended only a day after they started, …


Cuba

Fidel Castro toured the Soviet Union in 1963 at the invitation of the communist leader Nikita Khrushchev. During his 40-day trip across the USSR, …


Cuba

It’s not uncommon to see Che Guevara t-shirts worn proudly across the world. His portrait is one of the most iconic in history and …


Cuba

“My parents had always wanted to leave Cuba, but they never dared,” said Luisa, “It’s just the way the Communist Party works.” Luisa’s father …


Cuba

One day Consuelo received a disturbing letter from her parents, asking her to go back to Cuba. They feared it was the last time …


Cuba

‘You can’t have your cake and eat it too.’ American diplomats and policy makers would do well to remember this bit of practical wisdom when …