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A look at the latest from the US-Cuba talks with Jorge Ponce

Jorge Ponce, Cuban American writer and contributor to Babalu Blog, joins me for an update on the US-Cuba to listen:

‘No mas’: U.S. Cuba talks on hold for now

Unfortunately, the Obama administration did not demand anything from Cuba in exchange for the talks, as every president from Johnson to GW Bush had done. The net result is that these delegations have nothing to agree on.   Click the full post:

The latest on US-Cuba talks with Jorge Ponce

GUEST:  Jorge Ponce, Cuban American writer and contributor to Babalu Blog.....we will look at the latest developments in the on-going US-Cuba talks.....we will also get Jorge's perspective on government employees using personal accounts to do business....Jorge spent over 35 years in the US federal government....and is the Obama administration out to get Senator Menendez for […]

The latest on US-Cuba talks with Jorge Ponce

The latest on the US-Cuba talks with Jorge Ponce by Silvio Canto Jr — Silvio Canto, Jr. (@SCantojr) March 3, 2015  

Why should Raúl Castro stop arresting dissidents?

My new American Thinker post about the arrests in Cuba: "As Rep. Pelosi enjoys a cup of coffee in Cuba, the Castro government arrested 200 dissidents recalling the death of Mr. Zapata, who died 5 years ago." You can read the post here!

Remembering February 24, 1996

This is my American Thinker post this morning: "Wonder why the Castro regime is on the State Department terrorist list? It earned it! Furthermore, it does not get any more criminal than the killing of civilians on a humanitarian mission." Read the full!

Alain Castillo remembers a very sad day

Alain Castillo is a young Cuban American living in Texas.  This is what he wrote today to remember the events of February 24, 1996.   It's great that a young man like Alain is writing about Cuba.  It's a pleasure to introduce you to Alain.... BROTHERS TO THE RESCUE ANNIVERSARY BY ALAIN CASTILLO Today marks […]

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 […]

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

Very sad to think of Cuba as the next Vietnam or China

My new American Thinker post: Very sad to think of Cuba as the next Vietnam or C... — Silvio Canto, Jr. (@SCantojr) January 23, 2015  

Looking for ‘the 53′ and lifting the embargo

Looking for 'the 53' and lifting the embargo — Silvio Canto, Jr. (@SCantojr) January 10, 2015  

Obama’s Cuba deal smells bad!

Obama's Cuba deal smells bad! — Silvio Canto, Jr. (@SCantojr) January 7, 2015  

Prediction: Not enough votes to end the U.S. embargo on Cuba

This is my new American Thinker post about Cuba: "Raúl Castro did not earn any goodwill with his speeches or arrests in Cuba since President Obama's announcement. On the contrary, Raul Castro's behavior is confirming that lifting the Cuba embargo without major concessions is very bad policy indeed." Read

The Cuba embargo with Fausta Rodriguez-Wertz & Jorge Ponce

WEDNESDAY: The Cuba embargo PLUS US-Latin America stories of the week....Listen in now at #BlogTalkRadio — Silvio Canto, Jr. (@SCantojr) October 15, 2014  

MONDAY: We will chat about Cuba with Orestes Matacena & Michael Prada

MONDAY: We will chat about Cuba with Orestes Matacena & Michael Prada.....Listen in now at #BlogTalkRadio — Silvio Canto, Jr. (@SCantojr) June 3, 2014