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10 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

TV best bets: Tue., September 2

He'll also be managing editor of the program, which he intends to take on the road as often as possible so he can continue such franchises as the self-explanatory "Made in America."


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13 hrs ago | Reuters

Market-style reforms widen racial divide in Cuba

Cuba's experiment with free-market reforms has unintentionally widened the communist-led island's racial divide and allowed white Cubans to regain some of the economic advantages built up over centuries.


Related Topix: Cuba, World News, Central America, Cuba Travel, Travel, Caribbean Travel, Raul Castro, Small Business, Personal Finance,

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Tuesday's TV Highlights: 'The Fidel Castro Tapes' and more

Rizzoli & Isles In the season finale, a respected county prosecutor is arrested for murder, but as the evidence against him starts to mount, Jane begins to believe he is innocent.


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The Times of Israel

Fidel Castro says Mossad behind Islamic State

Cuban ex-president Fidel Castro lashed out at Israel, the United States and Europe on Monday, saying Israel's Mossad intelligence agency was behind the radical Islamic State group and comparing NATO military representatives to the Nazi SS.


Related Topix: World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain, Republican

Hispanically Speaking

Ailing Fidel Castro Rants U.S. Promoting Global Conflicts

Fidel Castro on Monday attacked the alleged imperialism of the United States and its allies, accusing them of promoting conflicts in third countries and comparing the style of recent statements by NATO spokespeople with those of the Nazis.


Related Topix: NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), World News

Star Tribune

TV picks for Sept. 2:  "Bitchin' Rides," "Frozen," Fidel Castro

Disney knows when it has a good Cinderella story. First, the company announced that lead characters from its megahit "Frozen" would be woven into the story line on "Once Upon a Time," which airs on the Disney-owned ABC network.


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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Seattle Gay News

Mariela Castro defied party line and voted against exclusion of HIV-positive and Trans workers

Hers was not only the sole No vote on the bill, but reportedly the only No vote ever cast in the one-party Cuban parliament since Fidel Castro ousted the previous U.S.-backed regime in 1959.


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Ferguson Demonstrations Invoke Che Guevara-OH! The Ironies

When a comedian's "brilliant" witticism bombs he'll often complain to the "dumb" audience that: "The irony is lost on you people!" "Don't Shoot!" was the Ferguson demonstrator slogan/chant right? Well, upon his very first experience with something properly describable as combat, the world's most celebrated "guerrilla fighter" actually snuck away ... (more)


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Babalu Blog

Photo of the Day - Venezuela's Hugo Chavez found alive, now a woman

Before his alleged death last year, Venezuelan dictator Hugo Chavez visited Cuba several times to undergo multiple surgeries, all of which were shrouded in mystery.


Related Topix: Hugo Chavez, Conservative Political News, US News

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Babalu Blog

The sleep of reason produces monsters

I come from a country that self-destructed. It was not a suicide out of desperation or despair--which, however unwise, would have deserved a certain respect.


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Babalu Blog

Young Fidel idolater gets lots of attention from Reuters & the usual gang of propaganda recyclers

Reuters, the Associated Press, CNN, PBS, and their ilk just love to portray Cubans as happy-go-lucky noble savages who are very pleased with their so-called Revolution and its leaders.


Related Topix: Cuba, World News, Central America, US News, Conservative Political News


Chinese police detain suspect in alleged...

Chinese police said Thursday they have detained a suspect in connection with the alleged hacking of a Chinese cable television service after it broadcast censored Tiananmen crackdown pictures and messages condemning the ruling Communist party.


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Japan confirms first dengue fever...

Japanese health officials said Thursday that three young people have contracted dengue fever, the first such infections in the country in nearly 70 years.


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South Korean man acquitted of praising...

South Korea's top court on Thursday acquitted a man accused of sympathising with North Korea by retweeting posts by its government, arguing his action poses little threat to national security.


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HDB suggests debarking to dog owners

A dog welfare group Action for Singapore Dogs, or ASD, has spoken out against the Housing Development Board for its "debarking" suggestion to dog owners.



Prices of resale private homes in S'pore...

Prices of resale private homes in Singapore continued to fall last month. According to the Singapore Residential Price Index flash estimates, home prices dropped 0.3 per cent in July.


Wed Aug 27, 2014

A-Infos Radio Project

The Injustice System: 1990 Town Hall Meeting With Nelson Mandela, Segment 1

This meeting, held in New York and chaired by Ted Koppel of ABC Networks, formed part Nelson Mandela's first visit to the USA immediately following his release after 27 years in prison.


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OC Weekly

'Fabelo's Anatomy' Is Worthy of an Embargo

If you're looking for a way to be put off your breakfast, try reading the Cuba Assets Control Regulations from the U.S. Department of the Treasury over coffee.


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As if things weren't Badenov: Even in good times, Russians are villains in Hollywood

The fact that Moscow is behaving badly - with President Vladimir Putin meddling in Ukraine's presidential affairs last December, annexing Crimea in March and now, despite denials, likely supporting pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine - has validated Americans' view of "evil" Soviets lurking in the new Russian empire.


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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Windsor Beacon

Voices: In Cuba, entrepreneurial spirits sparkle

Are the economic changes instituted in recent years by President Raul Castro working? Can the dissident movement ever gain enough traction to overthrow the Communist government? Just how good is its acclaimed but flawed health care system? But when looking to the future of the island a?? a post-Castro period that is often contemplated by American ... (more)


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