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The Truth About Cuban-Americans — Who They Are and How Others Perceive Them

Read my latest op-ed on this topic at https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/truth-cuban-americans-jorge-ponce

Usual Suspects in the U.S. Senate Introduce Bill to Lift the Embargo

A bipartisan group of U.S. Senators introduced a bill on January 29, 2015, to lift the U.S. embargo. This proves that the enemies of restoring freedom and democracy to Cuba come from both sides of the aisle. See http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/politics/2015/01/29/senators-unveil-legislation-to-lift-all-travel-restrictions-to-cuba/

Who is the winner in the Obama/Raul match?

When you throw the first punch in a fight, your chances of winning are enhanced. Nevertheless, you would be responsible for any collateral damage that you may have caused. With the above in mind, Cuban Government officials threw the first punch when they confiscated the holdings of U.S. businesses shortly after Fidel rose to power […]

Views on Cuba held by two U.S. Secretaries of Commerce

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker glorified the Obama/Raul pact during a recent NBC interview. On the day that it was announced on December 17, 2014, she pointed out that she was seated next to the Vice-Premier of China, who turned to her and told her “great, bold move!” May I point out that the […]

Fidel reacts to Obama/Raul pact

We finally hear from Fidel regarding his reaction to the Obama/Raul Pact. He indicated that he always supports "a pacific solution to the conflicts." ???!!! See http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/politics/2015/01/27/after-long-silence-fidel-castro-pens-letter-statement-on-changing-us-cuban/

Cuban Politically Correct Terminology

Attention! They are no longer called “Yankee Imperialists.”   Now, we call them “Our Friends to the North!”

DIFFERENT REPORTING ON THE NEW CUBA OPENING

It's refreshing to have unbiased reporting on President Obama's new Cuba opening and its future ramifications for the U.S. foreign policy. So, by now, you guessed right that the reporting has nothing to do with the New York Times, CNN, or MSNBC. Bret Baier of Fox News will report on this matter on Saturday, Jan. […]

U.S. SENATOR BOB MENENDEZ (D-NJ) REFUSES TO PLAY BALL WITH PRESIDENT OBAMA

U.S. Senator Bob Menendez (D-NJ) broke ranks with his fellow Democrats on January 15, 2015, and criticized President Obama for negotiating with Iran over its nuclear program. President Obama reacted to Senator Menendez’ challenge by saying that as a former senator himself, he understood how outside forces -- like special interests and donors -- can […]

Joe García and President Obama can’t fool Cuban-Americans

A man, a president, a politician, and just about anybody else who cannot keep his word cannot be trusted to look after the welfare of others. If you are president of the United States, you cannot be trusted if you keep flip-flopping on your promises to them. The "audacity of hope" becomes nothing more than […]

U.S. SENATOR MARCO RUBIO ALWAYS HAS OUR BACKS!

The White House has announced that it will have as their guest at the State of the Union address on January 20, 2015, Alan Gross. We can be certain that President Obama will mention his new Cuba opening as a major accomplishment of his administration. He will brag about how this initiative will bring the […]

Join the Vigil to Protest the Obama-Castro Pact

Here is a call to join a vigil to protest the Obama-Castro pact. The late Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., once said: “In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends." Let’s heed his powerful message, and join ranks in this vigil. When: Thursday, January 22, […]

PASSIONATE HISPANICS???

Often, Hispanics in the United States are criticized for being too passionate. Going by the quote below from British author Simon Sinek, I guess that a great many Hispanics – especially Babalugers -- are passionate lovers! I take the latter anytime over "Batista sympathizers!"

PRESIDENT OBAMA AND “JE SUIS” WHAT?

There has been an outpouring of support for the victims of the Charlie Hebdo’s staff in Paris, which is most often expressed by holding up “Je Suis Charlie” signs. But the free-world is wondering what kind of “Je Suis” sign President Obama wants to hold up. He has been missing in action since the Paris […]

Once again, the lack of support from a few African American congressmen

During a visit to Cuba in 2009, Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-IL) indicated that Raul ““was very engaging, down-to earth and kind man.” On January 12, 2015, the same Representative Rush introduced H.R. 274 to lift the trade embargo on Cuba. There are no expectations that Representative Rush’s bill will garner sufficient votes to overturn […]

Doing business with Cuba is bad business for Florida — Especially for Tampa

When most of the business that Florida conducts with Cuba involves the sale of "cattle semen," that says it all! Regardless of the propaganda spread by U.S. Representative Kathy Castor ((D-Tampa/St. Petersburg, FL), doing business with Communist Cuba is bad business. This is to be expected from a country that has starved its population for […]