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Yuri Maltsev: Why Socialism Endures

The western media's fawning treatment of Fidel Castro demonstrates the enduring mystique of socialism—while recent Harvard and Rasmussen polls …

Austrian Economics

Life After Castro at Miami’s Most Famous Cuban Restaurant

On the night of November 25th, the owners of Versailles, Miami’s most famous Cuban restaurant, were at a Thanksgiving gathering when their phones buzzed with a news alert: Fidel Castro was dead. Nicole Valls, who helps run the restaurant with her father and grandfather, was used to false alarms; …

Cuba

Sean Penn Compares Castro to MLK...and the NRA

When it comes to Hollywood and their outlandish political remarks, one can always count on “actorvist” Sean Penn to have something incredulous to say …

Cuba

Revealed: Jon Bannenberg’s yacht design for Fidel Castro

The recent passing of former Cuban leader Fidel Castro has prompted yacht designer Dickie Bannenberg to release the following drawings from his late …

Cuba

History Will Not Absolve Him | Council on Foreign Relations

by Elliott Abrams via Weekly Standard December 12, 2016

New Fidels await

Unfortunately, with wicked witch Fidel Castro dead, there are plenty more wicked would-be despots standing in line waiting to take his place. One had …

Cubans see opportunities and risks in post-Fidel era

2016 has been a momentous year for Cuba.<p>After decades of economic isolation thanks to the US embargo, 2016 began with the opening up of diplomatic …

Cuba

Trump: Claims of Russian interference in 2016 race 'ridiculous,' Dems making excuses

President-elect Donald Trump, in an exclusive interview with “Fox News Sunday,” decried as “ridiculous” the CIA’s reported assessment that Russia intervened in the election to boost his candidacy – describing the claim as another “excuse” pushed by Democrats to explain his upset victory.<p>“It's just …

D-Day hero is youngest living WW2 veteran awarded Légion d'Honneur as he lied about age when he signed up

A D-Day hero awarded the Légion d'Honneur is the youngest living Second World War veteran to receive the medal because he lied about his age when he signed up.<p>Roy Bradshaw, 90, was given the highest French order for his part in the June 6 1944 Normandy landings on Saturday.<p>He was called up to take …