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Cuba and US-Latin America stories of the week

Guest:  Fausta Rodriguez-Wertz, editor of Fausta's Blog, joins me for a look at US-Latin America stories of the week......we will discuss the latest legal setback for President Obama's executive order..........what impact will it have in Central America?  The latest from Mexico's upcoming mid-term elections........Chile and the president's problems......Argentina and Mr Nisman......Venezuela and allegations of drugs......Colombia and FARC......US-Cuba talks....... […]

A look at US-Cuba talks plus Elian Gonzalez

Guest:  Alain Castillo, young Cuban American, joins me for a chat about US-Cuba talks plus the emergence of Elian Gonzalez, the young boy found floating off the Florida coast in 1999......we remember that Elian's mother drowned so that she could bring her son to the US..........Click to listen: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/cantotalk/2015/05/26/a-look-at-us-cuba-talks-plus-elian-gonzalez

Memorial Day 2015: I remember my late friend Nathan Aguirre

Memorial Day 2015: I remember my late friend Nath... http://t.co/4CLFPb3VEA — Silvio Canto, Jr. (@SCantojr) May 25, 2015  

US-Cuba talks: It looks like a one way street to me

US-Cuba talks: It looks like a one way street to me......... http://t.co/R2yURtUsKi — Silvio Canto, Jr. (@SCantojr) May 24, 2015  

“La tragedia en Caracas”: Our friends in Venezuela are dumping “el bolivar”

"La tragedia en Caracas": Our friends in Venezuela are dumping "el bolivar"...... http://t.co/iqJnfowpFC — Silvio Canto, Jr. (@SCantojr) May 23, 2015      

Elian betrays his mother’s sacrifice

Elian betrays his mother's sacrifice....... http://t.co/iJnwH55glQ — Silvio Canto, Jr. (@SCantojr) May 21, 2015  

Marquette and some of the idiots teaching our kids today

We are happy to report that Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, has removed the mural honoring the woman who killed a New Jersey state trooper.  This is the same person hiding from US law for years and living in the island with the blessing of the Castro dictatorship.    This is the latest from Milwaukee: […]

The 113th anniversary of Cuba’s independence & US-Latin America stories

Guests:  Fausta Rodriguez Wertz, editor of Fausta's Blog....and Fernando Hernandez, author of "The Cubans, Our Footprints Across America", a book about the story of Cubans in the US.......we will look at the 113th anniversary of Cuba's independence and remember some famous Cubans who came to the US..........also, the latest in US-Cuba talks plus a follow up on […]

The life and times of Jose Marti

GUESTS:  Jorge Ponce, Cuban American writer and contributor to Babalu Blog, joins me for a chat with Professor Alfred Lopez about his new book, "Jose Marti, a revolutionary life"..........the book is in English and offers many Cuban Americans an opportunity to read about Marti........ click to  listen: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/cantotalk/2015/05/20/the-life-and-times-of-jose-marti-with-professor-alfred-lopez

A word about Jose Marti

Jose Marti was killed on May 19, 1895. His death on the battlefield came after years of speeches, articles and contributions to the cause of Cuban independence from Spain.  His life was short but very consequential: “Sometimes called the Apostle of the Cuban Revolution, José Martí was born on January 28, 1853. He showed a talent for […]

US-Latin America stories of the week with Fausta Rodriguez-Werts

Wednesday May 13: Argentina, Chile, Venezuela & other US-Latin America stories of the week...... http://t.co/F6330cHcA5 — Silvio Canto, Jr. (@SCantojr) May 13, 2015  

Will the international left call on Fidel & Raul Castro to give up their millions?

Yes, the Castros have turned Cuba into a very poor country.  It may be true that Cuba does not have the money to compensate the aggrieved investors.   However, the Castros have the money and should be required to use it to take care of US citizens with claims in the courts..... click to read: http://cantotalk.blogspot.com/2015/05/will-international-left-call-on-fidel.html  

Mr Halperin: Ted is not the only Cuban American who loves country music!

  We understand that Mr Halperin has apologized.    I'm sure that Senator Cruz will accept it.   After all, Senator Cruz kept his cool during that stupid and silly interview. I do have a message for Mr Halperin:    Ted Cruz is not the only Cuban American who likes country music. I do too. […]

Halperin vs Cruz, “Castro’s double life” plus US-Cuba talks with Jorge Ponce

Guest:  Jorge Ponce, Cuban American writer and contributor to Babalu Blog, joins me for a look at the latest in US-Cuba talks......Raul Castro visits with Pope Francis and makes some rather remarkable remarks about his faith.......talk of an embassy in Cuba......a new book about Castro's wealth and our reaction to the Halperin-Cruz interview........Click to listen: […]

Mr. Halperin: Clinton’s likely VP choice ‘no habla Spanish tampoco’

Some in the media are really getting desperate or silly.    How else can you explain Mr Halperin's interview of Senator Cruz?   Click to read: http://cantotalk.blogspot.com/2015/05/mr-halperin-clintons-likely-vp-choice.html