Tag Archives: Cuba

Beloved Cuba

As many of you may know, I have traveled to Cuba to protest the US Embargo that is stifling their economy because we are violating their human rights preventing them from accessing essential resources. In short, I’m glad to see there’s a petition out there for us to get involved in ending this archaic legislation.

Cuba’s special place in your heart

What: Havana Film Festival When: April 11-17, 2008 Where: All over New York City (really there are some screenings in Queens and some are at NYU) Who: Everyone.  Although it is the Havana Film Festival – there are films from all over Latin America! Why: 1. Because New York City is the best place (don’t […]

Colombia, Ecuador, and Venezuela

Many in the United States do not know of the erosion of democracy in Colombia.  Many do not know that the same families have been running Colombia since its independence.  Tell me if that is a true democracy?  Are those really free and fair elections?  Let me not even get into inequality in Colombia.  Yeah, […]