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Back to the future in Nicaragua: Ortega government totters on the abyss

Back to the future in Nicaragua: Ortega government totters on the abyss

After days of protests and deadly reaction by Nicaraguan police and military, international media is reporting that dozens of students and university ...

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A post-communist trajectory for Cuba

A post-communist trajectory for Cuba

The widespread uprisings in Tunisia, Egypt, Libya, Syria, and elsewhere in the Middle East have prompted the fundamental question of:  Who are t ...

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Cuba's mis-step that discourages international investors

Cuba's mis-step that discourages international investors

Repsol, one of the largest oil exploration firms in the world, agreed in 2000, to invest millions of dollars to financially and technically underwrit ...

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CIA planned terror attacks on Miami to be blamed on pro-democracy Cubans

CIA planned terror attacks on Miami to be blamed on pro-democracy Cubans

The thousands of documents concerning the government’s investigation of John F. Kennedy’s assassination have revealed details about cover ...

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Trump warns UN of his policy toward Cuba

Trump warns UN of his policy toward Cuba

Besides castigating "Rocket Boy" -- North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un -- and threatening to utterly destroy the communist dicatorship, in h ...

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Republicans calls on Trump administration to eject Cuban diplomats

Republicans calls on Trump administration to eject Cuban diplomats

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Venezuela shaken by military insurrection

Venezuela shaken by military insurrection

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Limited choices for Trump to bring down a socialist

Limited choices for Trump to bring down a socialist

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'Shaken Earth': new novel provides gateway to tangled history of Latin America and United States

'Shaken Earth': new novel provides gateway to tangled history of Latin America and United States

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Little did we know: JFK, nightclub performer

Little did we know: JFK, nightclub performer

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The lessons of Guantanamo for President Trump

The lessons of Guantanamo for President Trump

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Cuban tourists deported at Miami International Airport after policy change

Cuban tourists deported at Miami International Airport after policy change

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Fleeing Cubans must now have visas to enter the United States

Fleeing Cubans must now have visas to enter the United States

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Americans and Canadians ream players and politicians over eulogies for Fidel Castro

Americans and Canadians ream players and politicians over eulogies for Fidel Castro

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Reince Priebus: America needs a 'better deal' with Cuba

Reince Priebus: America needs a 'better deal' with Cuba

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Wildly different reactions by Trump and Obama to Fidel Castro's death

Wildly different reactions by Trump and Obama to Fidel Castro's death

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Cuba: repression worse since Obama's visit

Cuba: repression worse since Obama's visit

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Obama enters Cuban cigar history

Obama enters Cuban cigar history

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Millions poised for assault by Hurricane Matthew

Millions poised for assault by Hurricane Matthew

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New terrorism concerns over commercial air travel to Cuba

New terrorism concerns over commercial air travel to Cuba

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Leaked DNC email speculates on Rafael Cruz involvement in Kennedy assassination

Leaked DNC email speculates on Rafael Cruz involvement in Kennedy assassination

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Why do Latinos prefer Big Government?

Why do Latinos prefer Big Government?

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Honduras arrests illegal immigrants from Cuba and Africa

Honduras arrests illegal immigrants from Cuba and Africa

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Despite end of embargo, cigar exports remain challenging for Cuba

Despite end of embargo, cigar exports remain challenging for Cuba

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Why does the West excuse Communism and 'political correctness'

Why does the West excuse Communism and 'political correctness'

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Cuba: Hollywood stars party hearty while dissidents languish in prison

Cuba: Hollywood stars party hearty while dissidents languish in prison

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Sen. Ayotte condemns Obama's release of terrorists from Guantanamo

Sen. Ayotte condemns Obama's release of terrorists from Guantanamo

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Fidel Castro slams Obama after trip to Havana

Fidel Castro slams Obama after trip to Havana

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The failure of Obama's 'tango' diplomacy

The failure of Obama's 'tango' diplomacy

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Veteran journalist Tom Brokaw questions Obama's day watching baseball in Cuba

Veteran journalist Tom Brokaw questions Obama's day watching baseball in Cuba

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Obama spares a minute to mention Brussels attacks

Obama spares a minute to mention Brussels attacks

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No word from Obama on cop killer fugitives living in Cuba

No word from Obama on cop killer fugitives living in Cuba

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Miami debate hall silenced by Sanders' 31yo video praising Castro

Miami debate hall silenced by Sanders' 31yo video praising Castro

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Obama to close Guantanamo and bring prisoners to U.S.

Obama to close Guantanamo and bring prisoners to U.S.

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Pope Francis and Russian patriarch choose Cuba for summit meeting

Pope Francis and Russian patriarch choose Cuba for summit meeting

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Zika pandemic spreads from Latin America; transmitted by mosquitoes and sex

Zika pandemic spreads from Latin America; transmitted by mosquitoes and sex

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Wave of Cuban immigrants tap into welfare payments

Wave of Cuban immigrants tap into welfare payments

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Joint US/Cuba military exercise is still on tap

Joint US/Cuba military exercise is still on tap

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Snafu: Hellfire missile 'mistakenly' shipped to Cuba

Snafu: Hellfire missile 'mistakenly' shipped to Cuba

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Is Pope Francis a Marxist?

Is Pope Francis a Marxist?

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Communist Cuba catches Obama flat-footed in Syria

Communist Cuba catches Obama flat-footed in Syria

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U.S. Commerce secretary calls on Cuba to convince Congress to lift embargo

U.S. Commerce secretary calls on Cuba to convince Congress to lift embargo

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Castro gives Pope a crucifix commemorating Cuban migrants

Castro gives Pope a crucifix commemorating Cuban migrants

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Obama silent about murdered Cuban Christian dissidents

Obama silent about murdered Cuban Christian dissidents

Oswaldo Paya died in Cuba three years ago under suspicious circumstances. He had been a fervent advocate of democracy.

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The human rights forgotten by Obama in Cuba

The human rights forgotten by Obama in Cuba

Exactly three years ago, Cuban democratic dissident Oswaldo Paya died in what the communist government said was a mere accident.

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Euroskeptics and Latin leftists applaud Greek referendum

Euroskeptics and Latin leftists applaud Greek referendum

"The EU is dying before our eyes," crowed British Euro-skeptic Nigel Farage.

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A Day like Today: Spreading the peculiar institution further south

A Day like Today: Spreading the peculiar institution further south

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The coming crisis in the Catholic Church

The coming crisis in the Catholic Church

Pope Francis is perceived as a 'man like us' who has not spoken out forcefully on issues of the day. Are we in the presence of the beginnings of a time when the Catholic Church will lose much and begun much smaller?

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Good reasons to maintain the trade embargo with Cuba

Good reasons to maintain the trade embargo with Cuba

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Obama: think twice before taking Cuba off terrorist list

Obama: think twice before taking Cuba off terrorist list

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Nancy Pelosi stays at expropriated Havana hotel

Nancy Pelosi stays at expropriated Havana hotel

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Despite thaw in US relations, Cuba cracks down on dissidents

Despite thaw in US relations, Cuba cracks down on dissidents

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Obama's message about Cuba

Obama's message about Cuba

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Pope Francis and Obama are right about Cuba

Pope Francis and Obama are right about Cuba

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Pope Francis praises US/Cuba dialogue

Pope Francis praises US/Cuba dialogue

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Obama thanks Pope Francis for negotiating Cuba deal

Obama thanks Pope Francis for negotiating Cuba deal

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Youngest Briton yet to die fighting for the Islamic State

Youngest Briton yet to die fighting for the Islamic State

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Obama administration releases dangerous Islamist terrorists

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Obama eulogizes Mandela and bows to Castro

Obama eulogizes Mandela and bows to Castro

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Catholic bishops call upon US to close Guantanamo prison

Catholic bishops call upon US to close Guantanamo prison

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Pew poll shows diversity of U.S. Hispanic population

Pew poll shows diversity of U.S. Hispanic population

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White House denies Obama had anything to do with rapper's visit to Cuba

White House denies Obama had anything to do with rapper's visit to Cuba

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U.S. Under Pressure To Include Cuba In Americas Summits

Leaders of 33 Western hemisphere countries were to continue their two-day Summit of the Americas, as the United States came under increasing pressure to include Cuba in future meetings.

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Is Cuba friendlier to Christians than America?

Is Cuba friendlier to Christians than America?

Nine major league baseball games are to be played on Good Friday. Maybe Baseball Commissioner Selig should show as much sensitivity to Christian sentiments as do Fidel Castro and Raul Castro of Cuba.

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Cuba, the Pope, and the Ladies in White

Cuba, the Pope, and the Ladies in White

Pope Benedict's visit to Cuba revealed the intransigence of the Castroite regime. Even so, the Ladies in White - the wives, mothers, and sisters of political prisoners - continue their demands for human rights on the Caribbean island.

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Pope: in Cuba, religious freedom creates harmony

On the last day of his visit, Benedict XVI celebrates Mass in front of 600 thousand people. "The truth which stands above humanity is an unavoidable condition for attaining freedom, since in it we discover the foundation of an ethics on which all can converge ...

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Pope Benedict calls for further lifting of restrictions on Cuban Christians

Pope Benedict calls for further lifting of restrictions on Cuban Christians

Pope Benedict spoke with President Castro of Cuba and asked that Good Friday be made a national holiday.

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Pope Benedict recalls African ancestors of modern Cubans

Pope Benedict recalls African ancestors of modern Cubans

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Yo, Castro, how's that communism thing workin' for ya?

Yo, Castro, how's that communism thing workin' for ya?

Pope Benedict says Communism 'no longer correspond to reality' in advance of meeting with the Castro Bros. in Cuba.

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Narcoterrorists call a truce for papal visit to Mexico

Narcoterrorists call a truce for papal visit to Mexico

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Pope Benedict to visit vibrant Catholic communities in Cuba and Mexico

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Republicans will have to court Hispanics to win the White House

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Attendance at Catholic mass by Cuban officials unprecedented

Attendance at Catholic mass by Cuban officials unprecedented

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Upcoming Summit of the Americas promises a rocky road for the US

Upcoming Summit of the Americas promises a rocky road for the US

Ecuador promises to bow out of the April meeting of the heads of states belonging to the Organization of American States is Cuba is not included.

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Death of Cuban dissident impacts Cuba-Spain relations

Death of Cuban dissident impacts Cuba-Spain relations

Wilman Villar died following a hunger strike in 'inhuman conditions' in Cuba's feared Aguadures prison.

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Miami's Cuban exiles to visit Havana for papal visit

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Pope to meet with Cuban leader Raul Castro

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Pope's itinerary in Cuba and Mexico

Pope's itinerary in Cuba and Mexico

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Cuba prepares a welcome for Pope Benedict

Cuba prepares a welcome for Pope Benedict

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Cuba Says Will Release Nearly 3,000 Prisoners In Amnesty

The communist-led Cuban government has announced plans to release nearly 3,000 prisoners in the coming days for "humanitarian reasons."

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