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  1. Cuba Begins Public Debate on Modernizing Cold War-era ConstitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Voice of America

    Cuba on Monday began a rare public discussion to overhaul its Cold War-era constitution, a process the government is calling participatory democracy at its best and opponents are branding a fraud. Cuba's National Assembly approved a draft of changes to the 1976 constitution last month, including amendments that would pave the way for recognition of private small businesses and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights.

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  2. Cuba's proposed new constitution: what will changeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Reuters

    Cuba has begun a public debate on issues ranging from one-party rule and socialism to inequality, gay rights, private property and restructuring of the country's government as it moves to replace a Cold War-era constitution. A general view shows the public political discussion to revamp a Cold War-era constitution at the Nguyen Van Troi Polyclinic in Havana, Cuba August 13, 2018.

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  3. Cuban opposition leader is accused of attempted murder. Activists dispute the chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    Dissident leader Jose Daniel Ferrer during a press conference in Miami. Ferrer, the leader of the largest dissident organization in Cuba, has been held incommunicado since his detention in Cuba on Aug. 3, 2018.

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  4. Kiss of the Spider Woman Cast & Creative Team Announced At The Lyric StageRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Fantasy and reality become tangled in a dark web in this smash musical by the songwriting team that penned Chicago and Cabaret. Kiss of the Spider Woman revamps a harrowing tale of persecution into a dazzling spectacle that juxtaposes gritty realities with liberating fantasies.

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  5. Cuba begins public debate on overhauling constitutionRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World. HAVANA, - Cuba on Monday began a rare public discussion to overhaul its Cold War-era constitution, a process the government is calling ...

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  6. Cuba begins public debate on modernizing Cold War-era constitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Reuters

    Cuba on Monday began a rare public discussion to overhaul its Cold War-era constitution, a process the government is calling participatory democracy at its best and opponents are branding a fraud. A Cuban walks by graffiti of revolutionary heroes Camilo Cienfuegos and Ernesto "Che" Guevara in Havana, Cuba August 12, 2018.

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  7. Another Sunday of repression against Cuba's Las Damas de BlancoRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Babalu Blog

    The Las Damas de Blanco, The Ladies in White, is a peaceful opposition movement in Cuba founded in 2003 by wives and other female relatives of jailed dissidents. The women protest the imprisonments by attending Mass each Sunday wearing white and then silently walking through the streets.

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  8. Cuban dissident Eber Hidalgo released from "preventive detention"Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Babalu Blog

    ... behind bars, however, despite pleas from Amnesty International. Eber Hidalgo, an activist of the Patriotic Union of Cuba (UNPACU) and driver of that organization, was released this Saturday without charges, according to his wife, Ada Ladron de ...

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  9. Reports from Cuba: Replies to Doubts About Decree 348/2018Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Babalu Blog

    ... imposed by the Ministry of Culture, a government entity of the Central Government Administration of the Republic of Cuba, charged with the direction, guidance, control and execution, within its operational ambit, of the cultural policy of the state ...

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  10. The L'Oreal Paris x Havana Camila Cabello Collection Is Beyond Gorgeous-See The SwatchesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Shefinds.com

    ... now the makeup collection will do the same from the comfort of our vanity. Inspired by the natural beauty of Havana, Cuba's capital and Camila's home city, the 14-piece, limited-edition collection features products that will make you feel like ...

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  11. Cuba's proposed new constitution - what will changeRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Cuba has begun a public debate on issues ranging from one-party rule and socialism to inequality, gay rights, private property and restructuring of the country's government as it moves to replace a Cold War-era constitution. The Cuban flag hangs next to the photographs of late Cuba's President Fidel Castro and his brother, Cuba's former President Raul Castro, in Havana, Cuba July 21, 2018.

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  12. On Vacation - CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Moultrie News

    Kathy and Joe Bustos of Bustos Travel Service took a group on a cruise to Havana, Cuba at the end of May. Here they are with the Moultrie News in front of the El Castillo De Los Tres Reyes Del Marro at the entrance to Havana Harbor.

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  13. Arrest of prominent Cuban dissident draws protest and concernRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Republic

    One of Cuba's most prominent dissidents has been arrested and held incommunicado for days, sparking international pleas for his release. Jose Daniel Ferrer, from Cuba's Santiago region, was detained a week ago, his organization, the Patriotic Union of Cuba, said.

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  14. Copa, Go Jamaica - team up to boost travelRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Gleaner

    ... and tours. The destinations include Montego Bay and Kingston, Jamaica; Canc?n and Mexico City, Mexico; Havana, Cuba; Lima, Peru; Rio de Janiero, Brazil; San JosE, Costa Rica; and Santiago, Chile. Dave Chin Tung, chief executive officer of Go Jamaica ...

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  15. August 12, a double-barrel day in Cuban history, part 2: Machado dictatorship toppledRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Babalu Blog

    ... some years later I'm still trying to visualize that image. Ever since 1492, when Columbus first set foot on the island, Cuba has spent most of history under the thumb of one tyrant or another. It's a tragic history. Our friends at the Cuban Studies ...

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  16. The situational doggedness of Jim AcostaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Power Line

    ... White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders who could blame him? After all, Jim Acosta's father fled Stalinist Cuba as an 11 year- old, while Raul Castro destroyed his homeland and shattered his family, same as the Castros - through ...

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  17. August 12, a double-barrel day in Cuban history, part 1: Spain loses CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Babalu Blog

    First, in 1898 the U.S. won the Spanish-American War and forced Spain to admit defeat, cease hostilities, and relinquish all its colonies, including Cuba. At Spain's insistence, no Cubans were allowed to take part in the Treaty of Paris, signed by the U.S. and Spain some months later.

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  18. Cubaa s new constitution is worse than the old oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 11 | The Miami Herald

    Members of the National Assembly vote during a session to update the current Constitution and present the new Council of Ministers, in Havana, Cuba, Saturday, July 21, 2018. Cuban lawmakers approved the Cabinet named by Diaz-Canel, keeping most of the ministers from Raul Castro's government in place.

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  19. Extrajudicial killing in Cuba: Alejandro Pupo Echemendia dies after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 11 | Babalu Blog

    The killing of innocents by the Castro's continues. Heartbreaking, horrifying, infuriating that these animals, not only continue to murder, but do so with sanction of the free world.

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  20. Colombia - Major Current Problems And Very High Future Potential For Toy ManufacturersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 11 | Seeking Alpha

    ... The former ended in a peace agreement two years ago and the resolution of the latter is now being negotiated in Havana, Cuba, today. At the same time, Colombia had free and peaceful election of their president and the successful candidate, Ivan ...

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