Communism

Buena Fe (STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Protesters Pack The Streets Outside Of Buena Fe Concert

The Miami-Dade County Auditorium is packed Thursday night, but not for the typical reason.

09/18/2014

Supporters hold signs to call on bringing home of U.S. citizen Alan Gross who is currently being held in a Cuban prison, during a rally at the Lafayette Park outside the White House December 3, 2013 in Washington, DC. Supporters and community leaders gathered at the rally to mark the 4th anniversary of the detention of Alan Gross and called on the U.S. and Cuban governments to negotiate for his immediate release and return home. (Source: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

American Imprisoned In Cuba Begins Hunger Strike

An American man imprisoned in Cuba for more than four years is on a hunger strike, according to a statement released by his lawyer on Tuesday.

04/08/2014

Cuban-Flag

Number Of U.S. Visitors To Cuba Continues Rise

New numbers released Monday show the number of U.S. visitors to Cuba continues to rise despite a more than five-decade long embargo that is still in place.

04/07/2014

Huber Matos (Source: Roberto Koltun/El Nuevo Herald)

Prayer Service Held For Fmr. Cuban Revolution Leader Huber Matos

Hundreds attended a visitation and prayer service Sunday for Huber Matos Benitez.

03/02/2014

(Source: CBS4)

UM Holds Forum On Venezuela

Following weekend demonstrations across South Florida in solidarity with Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro’s political opposition, the University of Miami’s Institute for Cuba and Cuban-American Studies is gathering to examine the mass protests in the country and what potential effects it poses on Cuba.

02/24/2014

HAVANA - Fmr. Cuban President Fidel Castro Welcomes Ban Ki Moon To the Island. (Source: Granma.cubaweb.cu/Alex Castro)

Fidel Castro Welcomes Multiple Foreign Leaders To Cuba

Former Cuban President Fidel Castro has been welcoming several foreign dignitaries into the communist country over the past few days.

CBS Miami–01/29/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Cuban Ballet Dancers Gear Up For Performance On Miami Beach

Half a dozen Cuban dance defectors are preparing for an upcoming performance at the Jackie Gleason Theater on Miami Beach.

CBS4–04/07/2013

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Scott: I’ll Sign Cuba Trade Ban Bill

In a move that could send the state of Florida into a clash with the federal government, Governor Rick Scott said Friday he will sign a bill that makes it illegal for Florida tax dollars to be spent on companies that do business directly or indirectly with Cuba.

04/27/2012

Congressman Allen West

Rep. Allen West: 80 Communist Party Members In U.S. House

It wasn’t quite Joseph McCarthy waiving around papers claiming to know of communists in the federal government, but according to the Palm Beach Post, Congressman Allen West “has heard” there are communists in the House of Representatives.

CBS4–04/11/2012

Pope Benedict XVI leaves Mexico

Something Extra: Will This Pope Make A Difference In Cuba?

Hope for change is in the air again in Cuba. But for more than five decades, hopes for freedom have been dashed.

CBS4–03/26/2012

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