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[l] at 8/15/20 1:39pm

Over 200 Cubans are now camping at the Costa Rica - Nicaragua border, trying to carry on their journey towards the United States.

The post Cubans Trapped on Costa Rica’s Northern Border appeared first on Havana Times.

[Category: Latin America, News, Nicaragua, Segments]

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[l] at 8/15/20 12:46pm

If life in Cuba was complicated with its dual currency system, just imagine what it’s like now with three.

The post A New Option for Cuban Families? appeared first on Havana Times.

[Category: Paula Henriquez's Diary]

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[l] at 8/15/20 11:06am

The youth face enormous uncertainty about what’s coming next. Many are facing this time with anxiety and distress.

The post Young People’s Future After the Pandemic appeared first on Havana Times.

[Category: Features, Latin America, Nicaragua, Segments]

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[l] at 8/15/20 8:57am

Today's featured artist is Venezuelan jazz guitarist Gonzalo Mico with the song "Ventana de Botellas Azules" (2016).

The post Gonzalo Mico (Venezuela) – Song of the Day appeared first on Havana Times.

[Category: Latin America, Segments, Today's Song]

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[l] at 8/14/20 7:46pm

Our photo of the day was taken by Carolina Bogado in Plaza Vieja, Havana, Cuba.

The post Plaza Vieja, Havana, Cuba – Photo of the Day appeared first on Havana Times.

[Category: Cuba, Photo of the Day, Segments]

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[l] at 8/14/20 3:13pm

“I didn’t think I was at risk, but you never know what can happen,” Bonilla told the Committee to Protect Journalists.

The post Cartoonist threatened by son of former Ecuadorian president appeared first on Havana Times.

[Category: News, SOS for Journalist]

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[l] at 8/14/20 1:36pm

MST members first occupied the land in 1998 and built a successful cooperative growing coffee and other crops.

The post Brazilian Police Set Fire to Landless Workers’ Encampment appeared first on Havana Times.

[Category: Latin America, News]

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[l] at 8/14/20 12:37pm

With Trump in the White House, a line of alleged confrontation has made a comeback, which only stands out for its lack of effectiveness.

The post Small-Minded Political Discourse in Cuba and Miami appeared first on Havana Times.

[Category: Cuba, Opinion, Segments, Alejandro Armengol]

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[l] at 8/14/20 9:11am

Nicaragua's opposition National Coalition is now in the intensive care ward, attacked by the “mosquito” virus.

The post Nicaragua: A Frankenstein called the National Coalition appeared first on Havana Times.

[Category: Nicaragua, Opinion, Segments]

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[l] at 8/14/20 7:40am

Encouraging people to fight the people is a revolting initiative, which many Cubans are criticizing on social media.

The post “Line-Sitters” Aren’t Your Enemies appeared first on Havana Times.

[Category: Ammi's Diary]

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[l] at 8/14/20 6:56am

Today's featured artist is Lord Ivanhoe & his Caribbean Knights from Jamaica with the song "Lift the Iron Curtain" (1950s/60s).

The post Lord Ivanhoe (Jamaica) – Song of the Day appeared first on Havana Times.

[Category: Segments, Today's Song]

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[l] at 8/13/20 9:18pm

Our photo of the day is of a laughing horse in Viñales, Cuba.

The post Laughing horse, Viñales, Cuba – Photo of the Day appeared first on Havana Times.

[Category: Cuba, Photo of the Day, Segments]

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[l] at 8/13/20 5:35pm

Dario Vivas was one among about a dozen Venezuelan senior politicians, officials or army officers to be known to have tested positive.

The post Caracas government chief dies from Covid-19 appeared first on Havana Times.

[Category: Latin America, News]

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[l] at 8/13/20 4:33pm

The Trump gov. on Thursday said it is suspending most private charter flights between the USA and Cuba to ramp up economic pressure.

The post US to Suspend Private Charter Flights to Cuba appeared first on Havana Times.

[Category: Cuba, News, Segments]

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[l] at 8/13/20 3:49pm

It's not about violent actions, but to do everything that the law allows, such as the right to protest, organize, mobilize and to express oneself.

The post Nicaragua Needs Organized Peaceful Citizen Resistance appeared first on Havana Times.

[Category: Nicaragua, Opinion, Segments]

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[l] at 8/13/20 1:15pm

La Chiqui and other women from the San Isidro neighborhood in Havana have found a place where they can talk about their everyday problems

The post A Space for Women in Havana’s San Isidro Neighborhood appeared first on Havana Times.

[Category: Cuba, Features, Segments]

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[l] at 8/13/20 10:03am

Thinking about the possible consequences of a spike in infections, I have also got to thinking about Cuba’s health system.

The post How a Regular Cuban Sees the “Medical Power” appeared first on Havana Times.

[Category: Pedro Pablo Morejon]

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[l] at 8/13/20 8:26am

The tropical depression moving in the Atlantic is expected to become a tropical storm and is not forecast to affect Cuba.

The post Havana Weather Forecast for August 13-19 appeared first on Havana Times.

[Category: News, Segments]

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[l] at 8/13/20 6:49am

Today's featured band is the Talbot Brothers of Bermuda with the song "Yellow Bird" (1959).

The post Talbot Brothers (Bermuda) – Song of the Day appeared first on Havana Times.

[Category: Segments, Today's Song]

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[l] at 8/12/20 6:23pm

Coffee mule in the Sierra Maestra, Granma, Cuba. By Jenny Cressman (Canada). Camera: Pentax Optio W10

The post Coffee Mule in Granma, Cuba – Photo of the Day appeared first on Havana Times.

[Category: Cuba, Photo of the Day, Segments]

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[l] at 8/12/20 10:30am

Havana Times editor Circles Robinson answers a wide range of questions about the web publication, its history, policies & direction.

The post Havana Times History, Policies & Perspectives (Video) appeared first on Havana Times.

[Category: Cuba, Interviews, Nicaragua, Segments]

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