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Rapper Eminem: We f***ing hate Trump

Rapper Eminem: We f***ing hate Trump

Eminem has released a lyrical tirade against Donald Trump, and called on any of his fans who support the president to choose a side. The rapper took aim at Trump in a freestyle rap video that aired as part of BET’s hip-hop awards.

Cuba’s foreign minister on the relationship with the U.S.

Cuba’s foreign minister on the relationship with the U.S.

Press Conference of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cuba, Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla.

Bernie Sanders: How do we fight for ‘freedom and progress’ in 2017?

Bernie Sanders: How do we fight for ‘freedom and progress’ in 2017?

Bernie Sanders’ address at Westminster College in Missouri was a historic renunciation of U.S. foreign policy and military might on which it is based since World War II. It was nothing less than a gauntlet thrown down.

Florida nursing home tragedy NOT a who-done-it

Florida nursing home tragedy NOT a who-done-it

The worst loss of human life in Florida in the wake of Irma didn’t happen on one of low-lying towns on the lower Florida Keys where the eye of the storm first made landfall with full force. The worst human tragedy took place days after the hurricane, in a nursing home in Hollywood, just a few miles north of the border between Miami-Dade and Broward counties.

Hurricane Irma: the path of destruction

Hurricane Irma: the path of destruction

Hurricane Irma, the strongest storm ever recorded over the Atlantic, has devastated the Caribbean and battered Florida. Here’s how this historic storm unfolded.

Medicare for all

Medicare for all

U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris plans to co-sponsor a “Medicare-for-all” bill pushed by Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders that would create a national health insurance system. The term is synonymous with single-payer health care, a system in which the government organizes health care financing, ending the need for insurance companies.

Charlottesville: Race and terror

Charlottesville: Race and terror

On Saturday (Aug. 12) hundreds of white nationalists, alt-righters, and neo-Nazis traveled to Charlottesville, Virginia to participate in the “Unite the Right” rally. By Saturday evening three people were dead – one protester, and two police officers – and many more injured.

Reggaeton and diplomatic deafness

Reggaeton and diplomatic deafness

Since the information being offered on ‘Eargate’, from both the U.S. and Cuba, is so unclear, it could lead the imagination of many to think of more “realistic” causes, such as this…

Immigrants get the job done

Immigrants get the job done

Lin-Manuel Miranda debuted the powerful new video for “Immigrants (We Get The Job Done),” a cut off The Hamilton Mixtape. Inspired by a lyric in the Hamilton song “Yorktown (The World Turned Upside Down),” the video focuses on the refugees’ plight — from war-torn situations to ICE raids — as well as their indispensable contributions upon immigrating to America.

A day of great shame for Miami’s Cuban American community

A day of great shame for Miami’s Cuban American community

President Donald Trump visited Miami on Friday and held a political rally at the Manuel Artime Theater in Little Havana. He was there to announce the rollback of the Obama initiatives on Cuba, started on December 17, 2014. It turned out to be a pep rally attended by a few hundred former Cubans, and children of former Cubans, from the Miami area.

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