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Happy in Havana

Happy in Havana

“Happy in La Habana” is a demonstration of happiness and further proof that the Internet code and the sensitivity of this era are alive on the island and need only a minimal boost to activate themselves.

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U.S. baseball folly: Stealing Cubans at home

U.S. baseball folly: Stealing Cubans at home

No one in sports is immune to this logic, but in no other sport is mercantilism as raw as it is in U.S. baseball…

Conexion Miami / Biking for the Cuban Five

Conexion Miami / Biking for the Cuban Five

In Miami there have been caravan of cars for the Cuban Five. Now we hear that as part of the activities being organized in cities all over the world, that started September 12 and end on October 6, the International Committee for the Freedom of the Cuban 5 is organizing a bicycle ride in San…

Iranian Pharrell Williams fans behind Happy video sentenced

Iranian Pharrell Williams fans behind Happy video sentenced

Seven young Iranians seen dancing in video that went viral handed suspended sentences of jail and 91 lashes each…

Florida LGBT leaders push for marital equality four years after gay adoption became legal

Florida LGBT leaders push for marital equality four years after gay adoption became legal

Florida’s ban on adoption by same-sex couples stood for 33 years before the 3rd District Court of Appeal overturned it as unconstitutional four years ago.

How the First District Court of Appeal ignored Florida voters

How the First District Court of Appeal ignored Florida voters

A reasonable reading of the Florida Constitution and of the Florida Supreme Court precedents involved would have a different outcome.

Hundreds of thousands turn out for people’s climate march in New York City

Hundreds of thousands turn out for people’s climate march in New York City

The rally comes at an opportune time as 120 world leaders, including President Barack Obama, are expected to convene Tuesday at the United Nations in New York to discuss ways to tackle the growing threat of carbon pollution.

Happy in Havana

Happy in Havana

“Happy in La Habana” is a demonstration of happiness and further proof that the Internet code and the sensitivity of this era are alive on the island and need only a minimal boost to activate themselves.

The hidden history of dialogue with Cuba: What Obama needs to know about talking to Havana

The hidden history of dialogue with Cuba: What Obama needs to know about talking to Havana

On October 6, the Latin America Initiative (LAI) in Foreign Policy at Brookings will host William M. LeoGrande, professor of government at American University, and Peter Kornbluh, director of the Cuba Documentation Project at the National Security Archive, to present their new book…

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