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  1. VIDEO: Bodyguard reveals Castro's lifestyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Newsday

    The public image of Cuba's former leader Fidel Castro is that of the exemplary and frugal leader, but his bodyguard of 17 years claims it was a sham.

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  2. Reports from Cuba: Fidel Castro's UndesireablesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2014 | Babalu Blog

    ... the death of one of their comrades, Pedro Ortiz Cabrera, who worked there as a guard. It was a period in which Fidel Castro and his regime were in complete control of civic life. Insincerity and hypocrisy were at their height. Many people ...

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  3. Cuba: 8 arrested in school exam cheating scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... which is universal and free including the university level, is considered sacrosanct as one of the "pillars" of Fidel Castro's 1959 revolution. However stories of teachers selling grades to augment their meager salaries are relatively common, if not ...

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  4. Hillary says si to CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2014 | New York Daily News

    ... White House spoken in favor of abandoning the trade blockade imposed almost 54 years ago in hope of toppling Fidel Castro. Opposition among Cubans in the key electoral state of Florida was too intense to allow for even a hint of softening. Now, ...

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  5. Edward Snowden affair a rich canvas for Dafen artist Huang HaifanRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    ... for painting political icons - Marxist revolutionary Ernesto "Che" Guevara and the former Cuban president Fidel Castro are two of his favourite subjects - Huang said he admired those who were not afraid to expose the darkness of the world. Last ...

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  6. Does Hillary Clinton Take Us for Idiots?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | Free Republic

    ... promoting her book Hard Choices . I write 'friendly' because on top of David Rockefeller's own affection for Fidel Castro , his CFR also houses as its 'Senior Fellow and Director of Latin America Studies' Julia Sweig, probably the Castro regime's ...

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  7. Russians back down when presidents stand upRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... caught the Soviets building nuclear weapons sites on Cuba. Kennedy recognized the threat nuclear missiles in Fidel Castro's hands represented. His military and political advisers provided many options, including invasion. Kennedy decided an invasion ...

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  8. Make My DayWHAT Men Should CarryRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2012 | American Reporter

    ... Cuban champs such as Rodriguez, there was always a job of some sort and a place to hang out in the years after Fidel Castro. Up the road at their tiny office inside the Miami Beach Convention Center, the Dundee brothers held court in their boxing ...

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  9. Senate's NSA-Busting Ben Franklin CaucusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... and titled, The Bay of Pigs, the Untold Story . The jacket cover has a picture of the author shaking hands with Fidel Castro, who said, "Peter Wyden knows more than I do about what happened." Wyden cites his father's inside account of the 1961 ...

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  10. Jesse Ventura on immigration: Open the borders, lift the Cuban embargoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... House? He has an opinion on that also. "If I get elected president, this is probably why I can't be, I'd inform Fidel Castro and the Cuban government that not only would I be shutting down Guantanamo within a year, I would also give Guantanamo back ... 2 comments

  11. "The embargo is Castro's best friend," Hillary Clinton at the CFR yesterdayRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2014 | Babalu Blog

    ... and promoting her book Hard Choices. I write "friendly" because on top of David Rockefeller's own affection for Fidel Castro, his CFR also houses as its "Senior Fellow and Director of Latin America Studies" Julia Sweig, probably the Castro regime's ...

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  12. Cruz on Fox: Border Crisis for Kids Result of Obama's MessageRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2014 | Free Republic

    ... this ping list, please let me know. Please beware, this is a high-volume ping list! It is so reminiscent of Fidel Castro's great trick on the US, when he freed thousands of violent Cuban criminals and sent them on boats to Florida. The chaos that ...

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  13. At SF Black Film Festival, new doc sheds light on race in CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | San Francisco Bay View

    ... in Cuba and the United States. In archival footage, "Black and Cuba" features historical figures including Fidel Castro, Angela Davis, Che Guevara and Malcolm X. The longstanding connections between African Americans and Cuba are highlighted. The ...

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  14. Former bodyguard to Fidel Castro describes dictator's luxe life in new bookRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    With luxury homes, diamonds, women and more, Fidel Castro 'lives in a luxury that most Cubans can't even imagine,' says a former bodyguard who wrote a book of memoirs on the dictator. 12 comments

  15. Clinton comes out against US embargo of Cuba in bookRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | Fox News

    Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has resurrected an old debate concerning U.S. policy toward Cuba by calling for the 52-year-old embargo against the communist island to be lifted.

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  16. "Scarface" Mansion for SaleRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | EDGE

    In May 1980, Fidel Castro opened the harbor at Mariel, Cuba with what was supposed to be his intention of letting some of the Cuban people join their relatives in the United States.

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  17. Hillary says US should lift embargo on CubaRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | New York Post

    ... Thursday that the embargo has a better chance to be lifted after the Castro regime is out of power. She said Fidel Castro and his brother Raul have taken actions to undermine prior overtures to improve US-Cuba relations. Lifting the embargo is an ...

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  18. The Anti-Cuba Lobby Has Jumped the SharkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Foreign Policy

    ... non-state sector, and more connectivity. From the response, you would have thought that they had called for Fidel Castro to be a judge on next season's The Voice . Unfortunately, but not unpredictably, these reasonable calls for a public debate on ...

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  19. New Historical Fiction, The Tragedy of Fidel Castro, is ReleasedRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Communism would end. Having also spent considerable time in Cuba and hearing stories of those who experienced Fidel Castro's regime firsthand, Joo creatively combined the relationship between Castro and the Miracle at Fatima in his newest and ...

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  20. Hall of Fame celebrates the game in all manner of waysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Major League Baseball

    ... his work on African-American and Latin American players before returning to his native Cuba and becoming Fidel Castro's personal photographer. Salas' collection hasn't been widely seen until now, and there are stunning images. For instance, a young ...

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