Tag: Marco Rubio

How Did Two Cubans Come To Run For President?

November 16, 2015 

With the exception of Ben Carson, the presidential race is pretty White. The only other candidates that are not Lilly White are Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio. They are Latinos of Cuban descent. How is it that for the first time that Latinos run for president they are both white, (with a small W), and….


President Obama Discusses Cuba Policy at State Of The Union

State Of Union
January 21, 2015 

In last night’s State of the Union address President Obama discussed his controversial normalization of relations with Cuba at length. Possibly the most surprising development is that he asked Congress directly to lift the fifty-year-old trade embargo. He started off by explaining his thinking on why it is time for a change in Cuban foreign….


Could One Of These 5 Politicians Be The First Latino President?

March 01, 2012 

The Latino population is rapidly becoming a political giant. As such, it’s not out of the ream of possibility that we might have a Latino President in the near future. Here are five candidates who we think have the best chances.


A Latino GOP VP Candidate? Here Are Some Suggestions.

February 22, 2012 

Latinos voters are starting to feel like the ugly girl who got hot over summer vacation. Suddenly, people who never paid any attention to us are all up on our junk. The Republicans need the Latino vote in order to win, but that’s made somewhat difficult given their anti-immigration and generally xenophobic rhetoric. Their best….