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Politics & Society Dispatches
June 16, 2017
Rising seas due to global warming have rendered the coastal high-water marks more obsolete by the day. That is especially true in the Miami area, which every media report on sea-level rise seems to profile as ground zero for deluge doom.
Politics & Society Dispatches
May 16, 2017
“Puerto Rico’s problem is that it’s an island of U.S. citizens who don’t have citizens’ rights—to vote in U.S. elections or have voting representatives in Congress.”
Politics & Society Dispatches
April 18, 2017
We are seeing rum rehabilitated. Rum respected. A rum revolution. Or as connoisseurs like to call it, a rum renaissance.
Politics & Society Dispatches
March 20, 2017
As a former tyrant languishes in a hospital bed, the U.S. should ponder its routine of coddling military monsters.
Politics & Society Dispatches
February 14, 2017
“It was remarkable to see a mayor of one of the largest and most diverse and vibrant immigrant communities in the nation be the first to capitulate” to Mr. Trump’s threat.
Politics & Society Dispatches
January 11, 2017
The Sunshine State, a.k.a. the Gunshine State, considers itself a Second Amendment haven.
Politics & Society Signs Of the Times
November 16, 2016
Haitian expatriates have long considered themselves a “dissed” diaspora—in both their new country and the old.
Signs Of the Times
September 20, 2016
“Many people in South Florida have bought this black propaganda that I am giving the country away to the Communists,” President Juan Manuel Santos said. “This is nonsense.”
Signs Of the Times
June 23, 2016
"They’re telling Venezuelans to eat fried rocks.”
Signs Of the Times
April 14, 2016
The Catholic Church is vying with Communism by teaching Cubans capitalism.