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The essence of the poll is that Cubans want change

The essence of the poll is that Cubans want change... http://t.co/TxdVTiM2Kx — Silvio Canto, Jr. (@SCantojr) April 9, 2015  

Will Obama stand for freedom or shake Castro’s hand?

(My new American Thinker post) Back in October 1981, President Lopez-Portillo of Mexico put together a “North-South” summit in Cancún, or a meeting between industrialized and third-world nations.  It was intended to promote communications and hopefully more trade. President Reagan made it very clear to Mexico: I stay home if Castro comes! It was a clear […]

Castro & Obama in Panama plus other US-Latin America stories of the week

GUESTS:  Fausta Rodriguez-Wertz, editor of Fausta's Blog, and Cecilia Torres, originally from Colombia, join me for a look at the upcoming meeting of Latin America leaders in Panama.....one of the major topics is the anticipated meeting between President Obama and Raul Castro of Cuba......the US-Venezuela rift.....Colombia and FARC.....the marches in Brazil....the latest on the murder of […]

Raul Castro setting the agenda at Latin America summit

(My new American Thinker post) We opposed the U.S.-Cuba talks because nothing was demanded from the Castro regime.  Unlike previous presidents, who demanded something tangible from the regime, the Obama administration spent 18 months and agreed to nothing. We just consented to talk about the issues that have separated the two countries since the early […]

The latest on US-Cuba talks with Jorge Ponce

GUEST:  Jorge Ponce, Cuban American writer and contributor to Babalu Blog, joins me for a discussion of US-Cuba talks, and the much anticipated meeting between President Obama and Dictator Raul Castro....we will first "human rights" meeting from last week....the Venezuela situation continues to create a rift with the US.... CLICK TO LISTEN: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/cantotalk/2015/04/07/the-latest-on-us-cuba-talks-with-jorge-ponce

The latest on US-Cuba talks with Jorge Ponce

GUEST:  Jorge Ponce, Cuban American writer and contributor to the Babalu blog, joins us for a discussion of US-Cuba talks.........there are still very controversial issues dividing the two nations, such as Joanne Chesimard, the woman who killed a New Jersey state trooper and escaped to Cuba.....the Venezuela rift......human rights violations in Cuba.....concerns in the US Congress […]

American Criminals Living in Cuba?

American Criminals Living in Cuba? http://t.co/9RfLiUZaUy — Silvio Canto, Jr. (@SCantojr) March 16, 2015  

The latest on US-Cuba talks with Jorge Ponce

Monday: The latest on the US-Cuba talks with Jorge Ponce........ http://t.co/OdP3EqCs6i — Silvio Canto, Jr. (@SCantojr) March 16, 2015  

The latest on US-Cuba talks with Jorge Ponce

The latest on the US-Cuba talks with Jorge Ponce by Silvio Canto Jr http://t.co/uNfsKbEQ2L — Silvio Canto, Jr. (@SCantojr) March 3, 2015  

The Washington Post “tiene los ojos abierto” when it comes to US-Cuba talks

We are happy to report that the editorial board of The Washington Post continues to call it right when it comes to the ongoing US-Cuba talks. Their latest editorial about "Courting the Castros" is right on target: "FOR ALL the high expectations, and deep anxieties, that surround the U.S.-Cuba thaw that President Obama announced two months ago, […]

The latest in the US-Cuba talks with Jorge Ponce

Monday Feb 9: The latest in the US-Cuba talks with Jorge Ponce by Silvio Canto Jr http://t.co/98QT8WPWze — Silvio Canto, Jr. (@SCantojr) February 9, 2015  

Why is the U.S. pressing Cuba to Establish Diplomatic relations with Cuba?

Why is the U.S. pressing Cuba to Establish Diploma... http://t.co/yI3fvSGRSO — Silvio Canto, Jr. (@SCantojr) February 8, 2015  

What exactly did we talk to Cuba about for 18 months?

What exactly did we talk to Cuba about for 18 mont... http://t.co/zyW2nciK9I — Silvio Canto, Jr. (@SCantojr) February 3, 2015  

The latest on the US-Cuba talks with Jorge Ponce

Feb 2.............the latest on the US-Cuba talks with Jorge Ponce.............. http://t.co/raSU8zXyXI — Silvio Canto, Jr. (@SCantojr) February 2, 2015  

Is this what we got for 18 months of “serious discussions” with Cuba?

My friend Jorge Ponce brought this to my attention in today's show. Additionally, we just saw this from ABC: "Cuban President Raul Castro demanded on Wednesday that the United States return the U.S. base at Guantanamo Bay, lift the half-century trade embargo on Cuba and compensate his country for damages before the two nations re-establish normal relations. Castro told […]