April 13, 2016
Cuban history is both fascinating and complex. Particularly its relationship with the United States. Many of the Founding Fathers believed that it was inevitable that Cuba would one day be a state. The Confederacy thought about annexing Cuba as a slave state during the Civil War. The U.S. tested the waters of imperialism by invading….
March 23, 2016
President Obama left Havana yesterday after his groundbreaking visit to the island, the first by a sitting U.S. president in 88 years. He met with president Raul Castro on Monday and then held a weird press conference that ended in a truly awkward handshake. He visited the Jose Marti memorial, went to a baseball game….
March 21, 2016
President Obama touched down in Havana yesterday on what is a truly historic visit to the communist island.
March 12, 2016
Por fin E.U. y Cuba have signed an agreement to resume commercial air traffic for the first time in five decades. U.S. airlines can now start bidding on routes for as many as 110 U.S. Cuba flights a day. This is a game changer, it will make it so much easier to travel to and….
February 27, 2016
Could Cuba hold a vaccine to help prevent lung cancer? Cuba has long been known for its cigars, and lung cancer is a major public health problem. To combat that, Cuba has developed the vaccine CimaVax. Pero qué es CimaVax? In studies, the cancer fighting vaccine has shown to decrease tumors in half of the….