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In first round of ‘talks’ in Havana, Cuba’s spy-run negotiating team scores big win over Obama’s delegation

By retired spy-catcher Lt. Col. Chris Simmons in Cuba Confidential: Havana’s Spies Seen as Big Winner in New US-Cuban Relations Havana long ago earned the nickname “Intelligence Trafficker to the World” for its sale and barter of stolen US secrets. Following the breakup of the Soviet Union and the loss of Moscow’s $3 billion annual […]

Obama’s ‘Art of the Bad Deal’: Cuba’s apartheid Castro regime rolls right over U.S. negotiators in Havana

If making a horrible deal where you give up everything in return for nothing could ever be considered an art form, President Obama would be the Donald Trump of bad deals. Via Capitol Hill Cubans: U.S.-Cuba Talks Recap: Castro Coerces, Obama Acquiesces This week's "normalization" talks between the United States and Cuba were akin to […]

Cretin of the week: Avatar of the banality of evil featured in New York Times puff piece

It seems the New York Times is done gloating about its victory over the evil Cuban exiles who don't love the Castro dictatorship. Their game now is to sugarcoat the banality of evil, to revive its own outworn dirge about the evils of the "U.S.-backed Batista regime" and to rewrite Cuban history to make it […]

Can Castro admirer Cristina from Argentina survive the Nisman murder scandal?

The recent murder of Argentine prosecutor Alberto Nisman, first dismissed as a suicide by Castro confidant Cristina Fernandez Kirchner, is now quickly developing into a great threat to her authority, maybe even her survival too Now that it has been proven beyond a shadow of a doubt that Nisman did not kill himself, all eyes […]

Reports from Cuba: White flag to the regime in Havana?

By Jeovany Jimenez Vega in Translating Cuba: White Flag to the Regime in Havana? Those who advocate the elimination of the mechanisms of political pressure to which the Cuban government remains subject — I mean basically the United States Embargo and the Common European Position — often wield as a fundamental argument the alleged climate […]

Cuba’s Castro dictatorship finds it’s easy to negotiate with Obama

Garrincha in El Nuevo Herald: "This is what we're demanding from Obama." "And what are they asking of Raul?" "That he wear more Guayabera shirts."

Historic meeting between American and Cuban human rights defenders

By John Suarez in Notes from the Cuban Exile Quarter: Historic meeting between American and Cuban human rights defenders January 22nd, 2014: Today Mario Diaz-Balart tweeted the image of American civil rights icon Representative John Lewis seated at a table with Jorge Luis García Pérez Antúnez and  Yris Tamara Pérez Aguilera remarking "What a historic […]

Meanwhile, back at the Diana Nyad Wharf in Havana….

Ay! It looks as if many Cubans can read between the lines in the Obama-Castro pact more astutely than the U.S. news media. Is the U.S. ready for another Mariel-like emigration bomb as the one-sided "normalization" talks in Havana continue to unwind? From KeysInfoNet: Cuban migrant numbers spike The number of "inadmissible" Cubans arriving in […]

Obama Interview Question of the Day – How do you justify dealing with Cuba’s ‘dick-tatorship’?

During an interview with President Obama, Green-lipped YouTube personality GloZell asks how the president can justify dealing with the Castros, a repressive regime that "puts the 'Dick' in dictatorship." Via Real Clear Politics: YouTube Star GloZell Green to Obama: Castro Puts the "Dick" In Dictatorship "I grew up in Florida and I have a lot […]

The Obama State Dept’s one-sided ‘talks’ with Cuba’s apartheid dictatorship: All for Castros, nothing in return

What a surprise. The Obama State Department sends officials to Havana to have "talks" with thugs from Cuba's apartheid Castro dictatorship and all they got was a laundry list of demands from the regime with nothing offered in return. Via the AP in The Boston Globe: US, Cuba talks fail to yield movement toward normal […]

Antunez visits the U.S…..and enters….the Twilight Zone…

Nelson Mandela's message on his U.S. visit in 1990, to thunderous acclaim and deafening ovations from sea to shining sea. "While in a Castroite torture chamber in 1990 Antunez often read and heard (as Castro’s media transcribed the Castro-friendly U.S. mainstream media and quoted Castro's friend Nelson Mandela) that sanctions against repressive regimes were a […]

A Tale of Two Black Political Prisoners Who Visited the U.S. (and asked for sanctions against their jailers)

"When a recently-freed political prisoner who was foreign and black (and a former communist terrorist by his own admission) visited the U.S. in 1990 to request economic and diplomatic sanctions against the segregationist government that jailed him the U.S. media and political establishment went absolutely bonkers with acclaim and adulation. “The hero of oppressed people […]

Oh, you lovely continent! Castro puppet Maduro goes Bolivian, invokes God as savior of Chavist socialism

Never mind whatever is going on in the world. It's all  too grim, and way too depressing. Take a brief look at the former Spanish empire if you pine for colorful costumes and hearty laughs. While visiting his dear socialist friend Evo Morales, Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro prophesied that  "God will provide" Venezuelans everything they […]

Prosecutor in Argentina assassinated Cuba-style: Who killed Nisman?

An Argentine prosecutor who discovered evidence of a cover up by President Kirchner to protect Iranian terrorists who carried out the worst terrorist attack in Argentina is suddenly murdered the night before he was to testify before lawmakers. The attempt by his assassins to make it look like a suicide was quite transparent and reminiscent […]

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