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The Cuban Five

'Next Year in Cuba': This Time for Real

Alfred J. López | Posted 12.23.2015 | Latino Voices
Alfred J. López

This holiday season, for the surviving original Cuban exiles, and their children and grandchildren, "next year in Cuba" is for the first time in 55 years a real possibility.

Free Alan Gross by Freeing the Cuban Five

Arturo Lopez Levy | Posted 07.19.2014 | Politics
Arturo Lopez Levy

While the U.S. government has vigorously protested his treatment, it has proven unwilling to make the diplomatic overtures -- like releasing the Cuban Five -- that could secure his release.

Letter to the President re: Cuban 5

Mike Farrell | Posted 09.09.2012 | Politics
Mike Farrell

It is an act of profound hypocrisy for our government to continue the incarceration of these heroic men who put themselves at risk to stop the very terrorism we claim to find so abhorrent.

The Cases of Alan Gross and the Cuban Five

Salim Lamrani | Posted 04.03.2012 | Politics
Salim Lamrani

The way may be opening for increased U.S.-Cuban ties. The United States has removed all restrictions on Cuban-American travel from the U.S. to Cuba and all limitations on Cuban-American remittances to families on the island.

Cuba's Forum on Alternative Media and Social Networks Ignores Alternative Voices

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 02.01.2012 | World
Yoani Sanchez

In Cuba, a country where the alternative blogosphere and twittersphere are both expanding, they held a meeting on Web 2.0 without inviting a single non-institutional voice.