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New York Times highlights US brain drain program against Cuba

Tuesday, 18 November 2014 14:26

HAVANA, Cuba (ACN) -- In a sixth editorial published in English and Spanish since October 12, this time entitled “A Cuban Brain Drain, Courtesy of the US”, the New York Times weighed in on the US program implemented by the Bush administration, and still underway, to encourage defection of Cuban medical personnel from assignments overseas.

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Cuban culture suffers under U.S. blockade

Wednesday, 15 October 2014 19:31

 

 

After more than half a century, the economic, financial and commercial blockade imposed by the U.S. on Cuba continues to affect and increasingly damages diverse spheres of national culture.

According to sources from the Ministry of Culture (Mincult), it is estimated that since April 2013 through March 2104 the blockade has caused damages to Cuban music, visual arts, literature, arts education and the film industry in excess of 22 million dollars.

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Fidel Castro Calls for Respect for Life and End of Wars

Havana, September 1 (RHC) -— In his most recent reflection article, entitled “Will Fair Ideas Triumph or Will Disaster Prevail?” Cuban Revolution leader says that if it’s now possible to prolong a healthy life and plan development in tune with growing productivity, cultureand the development of human values –- then what are we waiting for?

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