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Che Guevara

Perry Brass: The Manly Pursuit of Desire: 10 Days in Havana, Part Five

Perry Brass | Posted 06.02.2016 | Arts
Perry Brass

Inside the newly renovated Gran Teatro Alicia Alonzo. I spent ten days in Havana, Cuba, from February 9, 2016 to February 19, 2016--roughly a month...

Feeling the Bern, From Beginning to End

Chris Weigant | Posted 06.01.2016 | Politics
Chris Weigant

I can now say I have felt the Bern, from beginning to end. I have seen how the Bernie revolution began and I have also seen it entering the homestretch of campaigning during the primary season, one short week before California and a few other states become the last to vote.

Partying in Havana, Chanel's Fashion Show Faux Pas

Joseph Anthony | Posted 05.24.2016 | Latino Voices
Joseph Anthony

Chanel landed in Havana, their first show in Latin America. From the moment their boat docked, loaded with aforementioned celebrities and models, Chanel put out all the stops for its "Cruise 2017" collection.

Corey Lewandowski: The Soap Opera Continues

Arnold Steinberg | Posted 04.07.2016 | Politics
Arnold Steinberg

The story -- at least for this news cycle -- is about the campaign manager. That's never good news for the candidate. It's all supposed to be about the campaign. It used to be that way.

Conservative Hypocrisy on Che Guevara

Dwayne Wong (Omowale) | Posted 03.23.2016 | Politics
Dwayne Wong (Omowale)

The conservative outrage over Obama's photo in front of Che Guevara's mural is an example of selective outrage from a party that has had a history of supporting people with more blood on their hands than Che Guevara did.

Obama and Cuba, Trump and AIPAC... and Brussels

Arnold Steinberg | Posted 03.23.2016 | Politics
Arnold Steinberg

What If They Wore Two Gloves? Awful terrorism seems to validate Trump's hard line. Security analysts point out that each of the two suspected suic...

There Are Other Photos Of Me, You Know -- By Che Guevara

Steven Shehori | Posted 02.09.2016 | Comedy
Steven Shehori

Mi amigos, I packed a lot of life into the 39 years I spent on this wild, topsy-turvy planet of ours. I really did it all. Marxist revolutionary. Pris...

Communism in Cuba

Rick Steves | Posted 02.04.2016 | Travel
Rick Steves

Part of being a tourist in Cuba is sorting out the puzzle of its ideology and its struggling economy. With the country opening up to tourism, softening its controls on society, and preparing for the inevitable end of the Castro era, traveling here is filled with fun and curious insights.

Ends of the Earth 2: How An American Ran Across Cuba & Why CNN, Fox, and NBC Did Not Care!

Izyaslav Koza | Posted 11.30.2015 | Politics
Izyaslav Koza

(The original article "Running to the ends of the earth" to which this one is now a diminished sequel can be found here.) This April when I touched d...

Cuba: In The Country of Solidarity, There Are No Foreigners

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 10.21.2015 | World
Yoani Sanchez

Cuban immigration law is perhaps one of the strictest on the planet for a foreigner who settles in the national territory. For decades, living here was a privilege allowed only to the "comrades" of Eastern Europe, apprentice guerrillas, and political refugees from Latin American dictatorships.

OK Pats Fan, Now That's A Bit Much

The Huffington Post | Maxwell Strachan | Posted 09.11.2015 | Sports

A photo posted by ashleycogswell (@ashleycogswell) on Sep 10, 2015 at 5:44pm PDT Also on HuffPost:...

He May be Argentine, but the Pope's no Che Guevara

Rev. Seamus P. Finn, OMI | Posted 08.06.2015 | Business
Rev. Seamus P. Finn, OMI

Pope Francis prays for systems that provide financial services and facilitate commercial transactions that will equitably advance human well-being, promote the common good and make the protection of our common home, the earth, a top priority.

Art and Politics

Edward Goldman | Posted 08.14.2015 | Arts
Edward Goldman

I have been advised on a number of occasions not to mix art and politics -- always heated subjects. But in the last few days I went to two museums where these subjects were mixed to maximum effect.

Great Conversations: Demian Bichir

Alex Simon | Posted 07.12.2016 | Entertainment
Alex Simon

I sat down with actor Demian Bichir during the final months of 2008, when he was appearing in "The Waters of Babylon" at the Geffen Playhouse.

So, We Went to Cuba for the Weekend...

Dayna Steele | Posted 05.31.2015 | Travel
Dayna Steele

Cuba was the flavor of the Caribbean, the iron balconies and street music of New Orleans, the political suppression and fear of Russia, the poverty of Mexico, the quaint sidewalk cafes of Europe, the corner parks of New York City, the family love of Miami and no boats.

The Reality Behind Nixon and Khrushchev's Kitchen Debate: Cabbage Soup vs. Red Meat

Alparslan Akkuş | Posted 05.07.2015 | Arts
Alparslan Akkuş

To see how pictures can change the reality, and make the history, just take a look at before and after of an iconic photo taken by Elliott Erwitt unearthed in Magnum's "Contact Sheets" documentary.

The Evocative Photography Of Elliot Erwitt, A Master Of Color

HuffPost Italy | Arianna Catania | Posted 03.02.2015 | Arts

"It’s about reacting to what you see, hopefully without any preconceived ideas. You can find images anywhere; it’s just a question of noticing thi...

Italian Photographer Pays Homage To 'Invincibles' In Series Dedicated To Truly Free Spirits

HuffPost Italy | Arianna Catania | Posted 02.13.2015 | Arts

Letizia Battaglia, an important Sicilian photographer from Palermo, Italy, took a series of shots of legendary Italian film director Pier Paolo Pasoli...

The Clinic Takes Obama-Che Guevara Caricature Even Further

The Huffington Post | Roque Planas | Posted 12.29.2014 | Latino Voices

Another Latin American periodical is marking the historic shift in U.S.-Cuba relations by caricaturing President Barack Obama as one of the region’s...

The Forgotten History of U.S.-Cuba Friendship

Van Gosse | Posted 02.28.2015 | Politics
Van Gosse

It is not as absurd as many people think that there would be a rapprochement between the United States and revolutionary Cuba.

This Is A Magazine Cover Of Obama As 'Che' Guevara

The Huffington Post | Roque Planas | Posted 01.04.2015 | Latino Voices

Conservative Brazilian news magazine Veja marked the Obama administration’s opening of diplomatic relations with Cuba with a healthy dose of artisti...

Obama's Big Move: Time to Bring Cuba Through the Time Tunnel

William Bradley | Posted 12.18.2014 | Politics
William Bradley

It's way past time for the rest of us to let Cuba as it is, imperfect though it may be, like the rest of us, find what future it can.

How to Turn Your Brand Into a Social Crusade

Tom Hayes | Posted 02.04.2015 | Business
Tom Hayes

Today, successful brands create social movements around themselves: the key proposition is not 'buy me' but rather, 'join me.'

The Real Winners (and Losers) in America's New War Against ISIL

Joseph A. Palermo | Posted 11.12.2014 | Politics
Joseph A. Palermo

How sweet it must be for the war profiteers to see the U.S. treasury tapped yet again so they can profit from blowing up weapons and Humvees that ISIL now controls that they already profited from when they were first sold off and given to the Iraqi military.

An Exhibit of Latino Illustrations

J. Michael Welton | Posted 06.03.2014 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

Jennifer Dasal is on a mission. The associate curator of contemporary art at the North Carolina Museum of Art is dedicated to bringing Latino graphic art and illustrations out into the mainstream. "There's a lack of diversity and so few Latino illustrators and art in books," she says. "It's still a homogenous field -- but still, Latino people are creating characters as works of art."