Cuba

HISPANOS UNIDOS

Submitted by ub on Tue, 09/13/2022 - 18:29
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The 2022 Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated 9-15 / 10-15Theme for this year is: "Unidos: Inclusivity for a Stronger Nation." #USA

Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated throughout the latter half of September and the first half of October began as a way to promote the history, culture, and contributions of LATINOS or Hispanic Americans.

Cuba + Castro = Communism

Submitted by ub on Tue, 07/26/2022 - 04:18
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On July 26, 1953, a small band of Cubans launched a revolution by storming the Moncada Barracks in the city of Santiago, in Eastern Cuba.

Though that uprising failed to dislodge the dictatorship of Fulgencio Batista, it was the beginning of a movement that forever changed the world and Communism began spreading in the Americas and elsewhere.

Cubans Protest

Submitted by ub on Tue, 07/12/2022 - 00:38
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It was a year ago today 7/11 that Cubans took to the streets to peacefully protest against the Communist government's repression.

The U.S. State Department has just imposed visa restrictions against 28 Cuban officials that it said were implicated in a crackdown on largely peaceful protests in Cuba one year ago.

Thousands of people in Cuba took part in an unprecedented protest, calling for the end of dictatorship as they shouted “Patria y Vida” and “Libertad.”

Our America?

Submitted by ub on Sun, 06/12/2022 - 12:15
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POTUS Joe Biden, front and center, participates in a family photo with heads of delegations, including Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, left, Colombian President Iván Duque, second from left, President of Paraguayan President Mario Abdo Benitez, second from right, and Panamanian President Laurentino Cortizo Cohen, right,

May 20 Mayo

Submitted by ub on Fri, 05/20/2022 - 03:47
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I was brought up and taught to treat everyone the same way they treat me, therefore I dedicate my entry to this special date in history.

Cuba Blast

Submitted by ub on Fri, 05/06/2022 - 14:33
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An explosion at a popular Havana hotel has killed several Cubans and reportedly injured dozens more from a massive gas leak.

Death toll in Havana hotel explosion climbs to 31 as rescuers search for survivors https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2022/05/08/havana-cuba-hotel-…

BREAKING: Powerful explosion rocks Havana hotel, multiple deaths reported bit.ly/38V0g0q

My Island Attraction

Submitted by ub on Sat, 01/22/2022 - 20:09
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I'm lucky and truly blessed to live in a gorgeous place. I call City Island - A Slice of NYC Paradise, but I was born on another island.

Baseball Grand Slam

Submitted by ub on Mon, 12/06/2021 - 08:02
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Kudos to Minnie Miñoso, a pioneer Cuban in the Negro League. He played seasons with the Cleveland Indians and Chicago White Sox.

CUBA Seguro Qué Si

Submitted by ub on Sun, 11/14/2021 - 20:20
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The Cuban people have been oppressed for six decades by the totalitarian Castro regime and will say Basta and Libertad.

Fidel Castro died five years ago this week, but his menacing shadow and his legacy of oppressing the Cuban people continues.

Those national planned mass protest is demanding their freedom and an end to the communist dictatorship in the Caribbean island.

To follow the developments and do your part to support them and help spread the word to the world. #15NCuba #SOSCuba #15N