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Cuban Immigration

To My Fellow Cuban Americans Struggling to Embrace the Island as Home

Alfred J. López | Posted 05.26.2015 | Latino Voices
Alfred J. López

This is not for the 500,000 or so Cuban-Americans who are already traveling to Cuba every year. This is for my fellow second-generation Cuban-Americans, boomer children of the 1950s-1960s exiles, who were either born in America or arrived as small children.

A Brighter Future for Cuba

Joseph Castro | Posted 02.01.2015 | World
Joseph Castro

The endless wait for someone to turn the page on Fidel Castro's mockery of a revolution has finally arrived.

It's Not Enough To Allow Migrant Children To Stay in America. We Need To Bring Their Parents as Well

Maria de los Angeles Torres | Posted 09.29.2014 | World
Maria de los Angeles Torres

In a year and a half, more than 14,000 unaccompanied minors made it to the United States.

20 People Arrested Over Fake Cuban Immigration Scheme

Sun Sentinel | Ihosvani Rodriguez | Posted 06.17.2013 | Miami

Being a Cuban has its benefits in the United States, and some apparently are willing to pay up to $20,000 to become one -- at least on phony papers. ...

Cuba, One People Spread Across The Globe, Free Neither to Leave nor Return

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Yoani Sanchez

It has been a long time since our identity has been contained on one Island. Being born and raised on this elongated territory is no longer the main...

The Coca-Cola of Forgetting or The Cane Juice of Nostalgia

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Yoani Sanchez

The only thing that will end this oneiric sequence of being shut in and forced out, is the end of the immigration restrictions for Cubans. I want to have the right to travel.

I Am Terrified of Losing My Son, Yet I Long to be the Wings of His Escape

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Yoani Sanchez

What would I love more than that my son would stay in Cuba. But I do not have a single convincing argument to tell him not to leave.

Obama Did What? Hey, Let Me Tell You About the Potato Harvest

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Yoani Sanchez

The Cuban press barely mentioned this positive step taken by Obama to ease the limitations on travel to the Island for Cuban Americans. An official silence was the only response to this measure.