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  • Gallardo: “…is bad news for an island trying to improve its economy” Sure, till this day there is no market economy...

  • Griffin: In addition to the high suicide rate and low birthrate, Cuba also has the highest abortion rate in the Western hemisphere. Add...

  • asombra: Cubans on the island procreate just fine. They just abort the consequences in record numbers. I will never forget, a few years...

  • asombra: As for Fidel, nice biceps, no? Sheesh. Talk about delusions of hotness.

  • asombra: Even if (repeat, IF) this clearly wet-behind-the-ears NON-CUBAN “Latino” person is writing in good faith (which is...

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Demonstation in Miami Against Obama

From Voto Por America, via Net For Cuba: SOUTH FLORIDA’S CONSERVATIVE PRESS “TEA PARTY” We invite South Florida residents who disagree with the present administration of President Obama, and the direction he is taking the nation, to participate in a rally 12:00 PM this Saturday on the Tropical Park sidewalk, at SW 40 ST and […]

400 years of Cachita – a celebration of La Virgen de la Caridad del Cobre in Miami

Interview with the creators and cast of “Wassup en LA?,” a Cuban American family sitcom

Just a little while ago, I joined three of the people behind "Wassup en LA?" for a Google+ Hangout. "Wassup en LA?" is a sitcom about a Cuban American family that moves from Miami to Los Angeles when one of the kids decides to chase his acting dreams. We talked about being Cuban, portraying a […]

Today in Cuba News: Boxing, Jubans and radio censorship

Britain’s Stalker, Cuba’s La Cruz suffer shock defeats in Olympic boxing quarterfinals Yamaguchi Falcao of Brazil also upset top-seeded Cuban light heavyweight Julio La Cruz 18-15 in an eventful final day of quarterfinal bouts. http://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/olympics/upset-central-britains-stalker-cubas-la-cruz-stunned-in-last-olympic-boxing-quarterfinals/2012/08/08/b3f527f8-e1ad-11e1-89f7-76e23a982d06_story.html Cuba says tourism income up 12.8 percent in 2011 In an undated report posted recently on its website, the National […]

Searching for “The Shift” Part 12

This is the 12th in a series of analyses of the election results to see whether or not the Cubans are abandoning the GOP. Other posts in this series can be found here. In this part I wanted to examine how the three Cuban-American congressional incumbents from South Florida fared in comparison to John McCain. In order […]

Searching for “The Shift” Part 11

This is the eleventh in a series of analyses of the election results to see whether or not the Cubans are abandoning the GOP. Other posts in this series can be found here. The chart above shows the 2004 and 2008 election results in the 6 zip codes I've analyzed. These are 6 of the most Cuban […]

Searching for “The Shift” Part 10

This is the tenth in a series of analyses of the election results to see whether or not the Cubans are abandoning the GOP. Other posts in this series can be found here. In Part 6, I analyzed the precincts that are located in the 33010 zip code. According to 2000 census estimates (the latest info I […]

Searching for “The Shift” Part 9

This is the ninth in a series of analyses of the election results to see whether or not the Cubans are abandoning the GOP. Other posts in this series can be found here. In Part 4, I analyzed the precincts that are located in the 33144 zip code. According to 2000 census estimates (the latest info I […]

Searching for “The Shift” Part 8

This is the seventh in a series of analyses of the election results to see whether or not the Cubans are abandoning the GOP. Other posts in this series can be found here. In Part 1, I analyzed the precincts that are located in the 33175 zip code. According to 2000 census estimates (the latest info I […]

Searching for “The Shift” Part 7

This is the seventh in a series of analyses of the election results to see whether or not the Cubans are abandoning the GOP. Other posts in this series can be found here. In Part 3, I analyzed the precincts that are located in the 33165 zip code. According to 2000 census estimates (the latest info […]

Searching for “the shift”, a partial recap

So far, since the election, I have analyzed six of the most high density Cuban zip codes in Miami-Dade County. The aggregate Cuban density in these zip codes is 64.5% according to 2000 census data. As the table above indicates, 67.6% of the votes cast for president in these six zip codes were cast for […]

Searching for “The Shift” Part 6

This is the sixth in a series of analyses of the election results to see whether or not the Cubans are abandoning the GOP. Other posts in this series can be found here. Each time I will be examining a different zip code with a high proportion of Cuban-Americans living in it. This time it's 33010. As […]

Searching for “The Shift” Part 5

This is the fifth in a series of analyses of the election results to see whether or not the Cubans are abandoning the GOP. Other posts in this series can be found here. Each time I will be examining a different zip code with a high proportion of Cuban-Americans living in it. This time it's 33013. As […]

Searching for “The Shift” Part 4

This is the fourth in a series of analyses of the election results to see whether or not the Cubans are abandoning the GOP. Other posts in this series can be found here. Each time I will be examining a different zip code with a high proportion of Cuban-Americans living in it. This time it's 33144. As […]

Searching for “The Shift” Part 3

This is the third in a series of analyses of the election results to see whether or not the Cubans are abandoning the GOP. Other posts in this series can be found here. Each time I will be examining a different zip code with a high proportion of Cuban-Americans living in it. This time it's 33165 As […]