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    A book about Fidel Castro PLUS US-Latin America issues of the week

    in Politics

    Guests:  


    Joaao Cerqueira, author of "The tragedy of Fidel Castro", a novel about Castro, JFK and other characters.


    Fausta Wertz, author of "Fausta's Blog".


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    CUBANOS IN WISCONSIN BY SILVIO CANTO JR

  • 00:58

    The Longest Romance: The Mainstream Media and Fidel Castro

    in Politics Conservative

    Humberto Fontova was born in Havana, Cuba. He and his family of 5 attempted to leave in 1961, but only 4 of them were successful. Humberto Fontova Sr. (author's father) was grabbed by the milicianos. He yelled to Esther (mother) and the 3 kids (Humberto age 7, Patricia age 8, and Enrique age 5) to "Go ahead!....Whatever happens to me, I don't want ya'll growing up here!" The next day, from a cousin's house in Miami, Esther called Cuba and found out that Humberto Sr. was in La Cabana, firing squad central where 2100 men and boys were murdered. Humberto Sr. stayed there for 3 months and then was released and returned to his family in New Orleans.

    History records few propaganda campaigns as phenomenally successful or enduring as Castro and Che’s. The Longest Romance exposes the full scope of this deception; it documents the complicity of major U.S. media players in spreading Castro’s propaganda and in coloring the world’s view of his totalitarian regime. Castro’s cachet as a celebrity icon of anti-Americanism has always overshadowed his record as a warmonger, racist, sexist, Stalinist, and godfather of modern terrorism. The Longest Romance uncovers this shameful history and names its major accomplices.

  • 01:53

    sunday on monday

    in Politics Conservative

    Academic White Trash, Israel Fighting to Exist, Fidel Castro Appears, Muslims Hate Jews, Illegal Aliens Kill, Payback Obama Style,Our President is an ass,We tolerate to damn, much economy tanking

  • 00:48

    Some thoughts about Gabriel Garcia-Marquez & Fidel Castro

    in Politics

    Victor Triay, author and college professor, joins me for a chat about the Latin American left.   We will also hear from Michael Prada.


    We will look at the death of Gabriel Garcia-Marquez, the well known author of the Spanish language, who died in Mexico City.  


    My concern is that Mr Garcia-Marquez is another one of those Latin American intellectuals who loved Fidel Castro more than the Cuban people.  How else do you explain his fascination with Castro?  Why the selective indignation?


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  • 02:10

    "CUBA, ADIOS" BY LORENZO PABLO MARTINEZ

    in Books

    Between 1960 and 1962 more than 14,000 Cuban children escaped Fidel Castro’s communist regime as part of an airlift known as Operación Pedro Pan. LORENZO PABLO MARTÍNEZ was one of these children. In CUBA, ADIÓS: A Young Man's Journey to Freedom, Martínez vividly recounts his participation in a program that bridged two different cultures and achieved great political significance over the years. At eighteen, he forfeits a music scholarship to Prague to accept an unknown future of exile in America without knowing the language, money to pursue an education, or family to help. Plagued by guilt around his sexual identity and having to care for a younger brother, Martínez forges ahead to become the composer of his future; later he opens the doors that enable his sisters and parents to join him after a harrowing sojourn in Mexico City. With the same determination, he attends college and pursues a music education, obtaining a master’s degree from the Manhattan School of Music, then a doctorate from Columbia University. Even after his music compositions are published and performed on television and at international festivals, Martínez feels restless and spiritually unfulfilled. Until, that is, he is able to define the true music of his freedom. CUBA, ADIÓS is a poignant, thoughtful account of one boy’s survival and self-acceptance, written with unflinching honesty and a wry humor.

  • 01:11

    STORMY WEATHER FROM CUBA TO BALTIMORE

    in Politics Conservative

    Thou shalt not covet thy Cuban neighbor's goods.


    I love it when communist presidents take over another communist country. Long before  Elian  Gonzalez was kidnapped on American soil by the  Clintonistas with the help of CNN and  Geraldo  Rivera. Then sold to Fidel Castro for future favors.  Bararak   Hussein  (what a joke)  Obama  bin Lenin bin Laden is now calling in the marker. Having received his special call from the Kremlin that Castro was about to be overthrown by his starving (with the best health care) people.  Obama  bailed out his communist partners in crime. Now it is democrat leach time as the communist capitalists start to exploit the poor of Cuba and swindle them of any assets they have left. Starting with 50's base ball cards and classic cars. Moving right along to  bacardi  rum, sugar and those famous cigars. Nothing But Communists NBC( The Voice of  Obama ) has already been granted a boon.  Conehead  O'Brian ( Gyppo  the Informer) has done the first Obama  controlled show from  Havana.  Now we hear that Cuba has minerals including gold teeth which will be mined by friends of Obama and Hitlery hot hot hot  Clinton. This is all with the blessings of the demo commo supporters who will be the first into Cuba to sample low priced hookers, Three dollar beach front hotel rooms and eleven cent Cuba libres.  NOT TO MENTION BUYING DRUGS DIRECT FROM THE FACTORY. To return home to brag they only tipped twenty five cents to the little skinny Cuban who carried all nine bagsat once.


    You might say this is fiction but I say I am Pretty close to the truth.  Bartender Champagne and read this man his Merengue warning.


     


     


     

  • 02:59

    Pan-African Journal: Special Worldwide Radio Broadcast

    in Politics

    Listen to this special edition of the Pan-African Journal hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire. This broadcast presents our regular PANW reports with dispatches on developments in South Africa, Libya, Yemen and Detroit. The second hour continues the examination of the 150th anniversary of the conclusion of the Civil War through the presidency and assassination of Abraham Lincoln who was killed just five days after the surrender of the confederacy. We also look at a mid-twentieth century presidency of John F. Kennedy and his response to the Bay of Pigs invasion of Cuba in early 1961. An audio file of a press conference held by Kennedy to explain the efforts to topple the revolutionary government of Fidel Castro is presented along with a secret telephone conversation with his brother Robert Kennedy, then attorney general, attempting to manage the fallout after the failed counter-revolution in Cuba.

  • 02:59

    Pan-African Journal: Worldwide Radio Broadcast

    in Politics

    Listen to this edition of the Pan-African Journal hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire. The program presents our regular PANW reports with features on the United States backed war against Yemen, the burgeoning political crisis over the upcoming elections in Burundi, international responses to the xenophobic attacks in South Africa, details of the lawsuit filed on behalf of the Moratorium NOW! Coalition in Detroit aimed at winning the right to protest against racism and austerity in the financial district. In the second hour we feature the Community Public Radio news hosted by Don DeBar featuring an interview with Abayomi Azikiwe on the current crisis surrounding the attacks on immigrants in South Africa. We also conclude the lecture by Craign Steven Wilder on the relationship between African slavery and the development of American education. The final segment of the program presents a rare archival audio file of Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro speaking at Harvard University in 1959.

  • 02:02

    "CHANNEL ZERO LIVE" THE UNDERGROUND MUSIC NETWORK

    in Music

    Check the all new Episode of CHANNEL ZERO LIVE Checkout Billy BlocO as he serves up the latest in underground music as well as gets you up with everything going on in the community. Also Guest Co-Host Dale Castro and more. Call in at 760 454 1118 and press 1 to talk with Billy Bloc O. Want your music on Channel Zero Live? Email Billy BlocO at channelzerolive@gmail.com "Mp3 format only". Links will not be accepted. Checkout more with Billy BlocO on www.hometeamradio.com and www.facebook.com/channelzerolive. Tell us what you think and give a S/O to your city!

  • 00:31

    An update on the US-Cuba deal with Jorge Ponce

    in Politics

    Guest:  Jorge Ponce, columnist and contributor Babalu Blog.    


    We will review the US-Cuba deal 3 weeks later, and specifically the release of 53 Cuban political prisoners.   Also, the rumors of Fidel Castro's death.


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