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Bridges to the Cuban People Act of 2001, S. 1017

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Foreign Relations. Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere, Peace Corps and Narcotics Affairs.

Bridges to the Cuban People Act of 2001, S. 1017

hearing before the Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere, Peace Corps and Narcotics Affairs of the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundred Seventh Congress, second session, June 19, 2002.

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Foreign Relations. Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere, Peace Corps and Narcotics Affairs.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., [Congressional Sales Office] in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Cuba,
  • United States,
  • Cuba.
    • Subjects:
    • Humanitarian assistance, American -- Cuba.,
    • Medical assistance, American -- Cuba.,
    • Cuba -- Commerce -- United States.,
    • United States -- Commerce -- Cuba.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesS. hrg. ;, 107-741
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF26 .F697 2002b
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 61 p. ;
      Number of Pages61
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3647086M
      LC Control Number2002485972
      OCLC/WorldCa51004092

      The most fervent supporters of the Cuban Revolution viewed the United States as an imperialist threat thanks to the long history of U.S. intervention in Cuba dating back to the 19 th century and the U.S.’s continuing efforts to undermine Castro’s government. But another large portion of the Cuban population looked to the United States with. But what has most characterized the process of cultural development in Cuba is the massive participation and access to arts and culture that is available to the Cuban people. Cuba's Future — or.

        This new look at the history of Cuba illuminates the island’s entire revolutionary past as well as the most recent decades of the Castro regime Events in Fidel Castro’s island nation often command international attention and just as often inspire controversy. Impassioned debate over situations as diverse as the Cuban Missile Crisis and the Elián Gonzáles affair is characte/5(45). Unlike Cabrera Infante, Reinaldo Arenas did not flee from the island in the first immigration wave at the beginning of the sixties, but struggled to communicate his political ideas through an expressive set of novels, until he finally had to leave Cuba during the Mariel boatlift in While his five-novel sequence entitled Pentagonia constitutes a sharp critique of the Cuban government’s.

      edge of the United States market, in South Florida and elsewhere, U.S.-based Cuban-owned firms could act as conduits for new export lines pro-duced in the island and help channel business opportunities such as tourism to Cuba once the U.S. embargo is lifted. Cuban-American firms have sufficient financial resources to support. The Bay of Pigs invasion (Spanish: invasión de bahía de Cochinos; sometimes called invasión de playa Girón or batalla de Girón, after the Playa Girón) was a failed landing operation on the southwestern coast of Cuba in by Cuban exiles who opposed Fidel Castro's Cuban ly financed and directed by the U.S. government, the operation took place at the height of the Cold.


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