#Obama in #Cuba: How “Political Prisoners” Made the Media Headlines

Global Research, March 30, 2016
CubaVANA: In the course of President Obama’s visit to Cuba on March 20–22, 2016, the issue of supposed Cuban “political prisoners” took centre stage in Cuba–US relations for at least 24 hours in much of the international mainstream media.  

The sets of international foreign television outlets were situated on a floor of the emblematic Lonja del Comercio (the fully renovated former Stock Exchange in pre-revolutionary Cuba) overlooking Old Havana. A cacophony of phrases from the reporters about political prisoners emanated from the sets. It seemed that “Obama in Cuba” had become equated with “political prisoners.” The only exception appeared to be TeleSUR, based in Caracas, Venezuela.

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#Fidel Castro: Brother #Obama

Por Alma

Author: | internet@granma.cu

We don’t need the empire to give us anything. Our efforts will be legal and peaceful, because our commitment is to peace and fraternity among all human beings who live on this planet.

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#Cuba Starts Second Stage of #Polio Vaccination

By Alma

The Cuban National Vaccination Campaign against poliomyelitis will begin its second stage today. The vaccination campaign began in 1962. According to official figures, 372,856 of 500,000 children under the age of three, received their first dose of the vaccine in the first stage of vaccinations in February; the rest will be vaccinated during this second stage.

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Artículo de Fidel: El hermano Obama

Los reyes de España nos trajeron a los conquistadores y dueños, cuyas huellas quedaron en los hatos circulares de tierra asignados a los buscadores de oro en las arenas de los ríos, una forma abusiva y bochornosa de explotación cuyos vestigios se pueden divisar desde el aire en muchos lugares del país.

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Comienza en #Cuba segunda etapa de vacunación antipoliomielitis

La Habana.- Los niños cubanos recibirán a partir de hoy la segunda dosis de la vacuna antipoliomielitis, como parte de la campaña nacional para erradicar esa enfermedad, que se lleva a cabo en el país desde 1962. 

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Letter of a Cuban Youngsters to the president of the #UnitedStates #BarackObama.

By Alma (Taken from Blog www.palabrasentreelcafe.wordpress.com/Posted in English by in CUBA)

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After the speech of United States’s president, in his meeting with civil society in our country, many Cubans have given their opinion on it, published both in the press and in messages on social networks and on blogs, such as young Julio Alejandro Gomez Pereda, who wrote a letter to the President of the United States.

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Carta de un joven cubano al presidente de los #EstadosUnidos #BarackObama.

Por Alma (Tomado del Blog www.palabrasentreelcafe.wordpress.com

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Después del discurso de Barack Obama en su encuentro con la sociedad civil  de nuestro país, muchos cubanos han dado su criterio sobre el mismo, publicados tanto en la prensa como en mensajes en las redes sociales, así como en los blogs, como es el caso del joven Julio Alejandro Gómez Pereda, el cual escribió una carta expresamente dirigida al Presidente de Estados Unidos.

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