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Outside Havana, Cubans are still waiting for American visitors
HOLGUIN/SANTA CLARA, Cuba (Reuters) - U.S. visitors and their dollars are flooding into Havana as airlines and hotels take advantage of the thaw in relations between the Cold War antagonists, but in the provinces outside the Cuban capital, the promised tourism boom is more rumor than fact.
213 points by Reuters | United States Cuba Fidel Castro Raúl Castro Barack Obama Democratic Party Che Guevara President of the United States
Cuban revolutionary: When you're young you fear nothing
Gladys Sanchez Espinosa, 88, a brigadista in Castro's literacy campaign, recalls the early days of the revolution.
1647 points by Al Jazeera English | Fidel Castro Cuban Revolution Che Guevara Cuba Raúl Castro Camilo Cienfuegos Fulgencio Batista 26th of July Movement
Houston protest leaders say they're being targeted for arrest
A slew of Houston protest leaders have been arrested in the past week on charges ranging from simple jaywalking to felony tampering with evidence, prompting allegations that police are targeting local organizers in an effort to shut down protests following the presidential elections.
536 points by The Houston Chronicle | Che Guevara Protest Activism Arrest Houston Crime Black Panther Party Demonstration
San Sebastian: Fermin Muguruza Preps Singular Animation Debut ‘Black is Beltza’ (EXCLUSIVE)
SAN SEBASTIAN — Talka Records & Films and Catalonia’s Setmagic Audiovisual are teaming  to produce adult animation feature “Black is Beltza,” which marks the fiction film debut of the Basque multi-hyphenate artist, one of the most individual of Basque talents. The production announcement comes as Muguruza’s latest work “Nola?,” world preemed Tuesday 20 at San... Read more »
292 points by Variety | Fidel Castro Che Guevara Cuban Revolution New Orleans Carnival Basque Country Bay of Pigs Invasion Basque Country
Iran's president meets Castros in Cuba to reaffirm friendship
HAVANA (Reuters) - Iran's President Hassan Rouhani met with his Cuban counterpart Raul Castro on Monday in Havana to reaffirm friendly ties between the two countries and express a commitment to deepening their collaboration, Cuban state media reported.
143 points by Reuters | Cuba Fidel Castro Raúl Castro United States Reuters Che Guevara Thomson Reuters Cuban Revolution
13 child soldiers freed after peace deal
FARC rebels in Colombia begin releasing child soldiers as part of deal potentially ending 52-year civil war with the government.
2169 points by CNN | Colombia Government of Colombia Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia Che Guevara Guerrilla warfare Cuban Revolution Fidel Castro Politics of Colombia