Author Archives: Anthony Brenner

Maduro Calling for Peace and Unity Among Venezuelans

‘Many people don’t want to listen but we’ll keep telling them no matter what – with unity and respect we need everyone,” says the Venezuelan leader. Feb 18 (teleSUR) Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, members of his cabinet and president of … Continue reading

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African, Cuban cultures blend through music at Lake Zurich library

Daily Herald report – February 18, 2018 Lake Zurich, Illinois – The African influence on the culture and music of Cuba was on display Sunday when the Contemporary Music Project Percussion Ensemble performed at the Ela Area Public Library in … Continue reading

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Echoes of University 2018: Cuba, Education as priority

Havana, feb 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is an example of what can be done today when there is a public policy and a will of the State that establishes the true priority of the educational system. This was confirmed to … Continue reading

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Kauai Voices returns from Cuba tour

“We have so much more in common than not, especially how the people of both of our islands come from so many different cultures, giving us all broader world views,” Randy says. One thing that is very different, however, is … Continue reading

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U.S. teachers Shutt, Beal to talk about Cuba trip

February 18, 2018 – Mount Desert Islander BAR HARBOR, MAINE — Carol Shutt and Laurie Beal will give the talk “Cuba: Through an Open Door” at the Jesup Memorial Library on Friday, March 2, at 7 p.m. Last summer, Shutt … Continue reading

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Venezuelan FM Confirms Continuity of Bolivarian Revolution

Santo Domingo, Feb 17 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza ratified the continuity of the Bolivarian Revolution that ”the north that seeks to dominate us” will never defeat. Arreaza was the main speaker at a meeting held at the … Continue reading

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Cuban Medical Team in Bolivia, 12 Years of Friendly Work

Feb 17 – La Paz, Bolivia (Prensa Latina) After 12 years of work, the Cuban Medical Team in Bolivia continues faithful to the commitment to life and the guarantee of health as an inherent right of all human beings. Under … Continue reading

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Cuba, Namibia Strengthen Historic Relations

Havana, Feb 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuba and Namibia strengthened their historic ties this week, following the visit of that nation”s prime minister, Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila, to this capital. Kuugongelwa-Amadhila, who began an official visit to Cuba on February 14, was welcomed … Continue reading

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Cuba Calls for Inclusive Higher Education at Congress

Havana, Feb 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuba’s first deputy minister of Higher Education, Martha del Carmen Mesa, called for more inclusive, universal higher education, and committed to sustainable development, at the closing session of the 11th International Congress University 2018. The … Continue reading

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Leahy to visit Cuba

Feb 18 (Rutland Herald) Vermont Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt, will head the bicameral congressional delegation to Cuba next week during the congressional recess. A release from the senator’s office said that for two decades Leahy has been involved in efforts to … Continue reading

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