Veteran AIDS activist Cleve Jones, founder of the Names Project AIDS Memorial Quilt, will receive a humanitarian award when he travels to Cuba this spring with a delegation from the Rainbow World Fund.
Step-by-Step Recipe: How to Make a Cuban Sandwich with Wild Duck
This sandwich is traditionally made with ham and roasted pork on special Cuban bread and topped with a yellow mustard, pickles, and Swiss cheese. The obvious choice here would be to get some wild boar, but I live in Minnesota and there are no wild pigs here. But I have had great success substituting duck for pork in past recipes, and I have also cured a duck ham on several occasions, which is absolutely amazing.
Havana Youth: The Millennials Who Are Redefining What It Means to Be Cuban
D.C.-based photojournalist Greg Kahn first traveled to Cuba in 2012. He was struck by the young artist class of Cuban millennials born after 1989, all of whom had grown up during the country’s Special Period after the collapse of the Soviet Union. Where the collectivist mentality had once dominated the ethos of the country, Kahn encountered Cubans in their teens and 20s who were eager to...
Trust, Honor, Integrity: A Hedge Fund Pioneer on What Matters Most
During the 1960s and early 1970s, Jerrold Fine and his partners ran Wall Street’s top hedge fund. In a conversation about life and its lessons, he spoke about why he gave it all up four years ago to write a novel.
President’s and Eagle Award Winners Honored at Annual Federal 100 Gala
MCLEAN, VA–(Marketwired – March 31, 2017) – FCW, an 1105 Media, Inc. brand, announced the recipients of the esteemed President’s and Eagle Awards at the sold out 28th annual Federal 100 Awards Gala held on March 30th at The Grand Hyatt Washington in Washington, D.C The Federal 100 Awards are presented each year to government and industry leaders celebrating the achievements of the individuals who have…
Why Mark Cuban is pushing his companies to go public early even when the market hates tech
The public market is missing out on hyper-growth companies, argues Mark Cuban
How Mark Cuban, Mavericks plans to honor Dirk Nowitzki in final home game of this season and beyond
The subject of Dirk Nowitzki's eventual jersey retirement was broached to Mark Cuban, who said he has been giving thought to the way the Mavericks...
Cuba Packing: What to Bring to Cuba
If you're wondering what to bring to Cuba, make a list (and check it at least twice). Cuba packing is probably the only time you shouldn’t pack lightly.
What makes Cuban ballet Cuban?
/ Sunday, July 24, 2016 Cuba has produced some of the world’s most dynamic and charismatic dancers. Many who left the island to pursue foreign careers -- whether through defection or, for a select few, with permission – rose quickly to the highest ranks of renowned companies: Jose Manuel Carreno and Xiomara Reyes at American Ballet Theatre; Carlos Acosta at the Royal Ballet of London; the Feijoo sisters, Lorena and Lorna, at San Francisco Ballet and Boston Ballet respectively, to name just a…
Cuba wedding tips needed!
Hi Bees! Just wondering if anyone has tips on what to bring and what to leave at home. We are going to be getting married in Cuba in less
Top Cuban Cuisine In Philadelphia
Pick any of these top spots in Philly to enjoy both traditional Cuban dishes such as ropa vieja and seafood paella, as well as more innovative items like gluten-free versions of old favorites.
Amazing Cuban Food
La Isla Kendall is a beautiful family style restaurant in the Kendall area that serves traditional homemade amazing Cuban food.
Discover Cuba With WYPR
January 13 - 20, 2019Hosted by WYPRJoin WYPR Radio and fellow jazz lovers for a culturally-rich musical journey to Cuba! Sponsored by famed Cuban musician Chucho Valdes and the Cuban Institute of Music.
Cuba Détente Mean for Architecture?
Presidents Barack Obama and Raúl Castro stunned the world on December 17, 2014, when they announced that the United States and Cuba would restore diplomatic relations after 55 years of estrangement. The news incited jubilation on the streets of Havana and condemnation in Miami from the dwindling cadre of hard-liners who oppose interaction with the island’s Communist regime. Among a growing majority of Americans, the reaction…
How Tourism Will Change Cuba
In 2015, a record number of people traveled to Cuba. Here's a look at how mass tourism is likely to change the famously sheltered island.
Why Cuba? Why Now?
What lies beneath the surface of normalized relations? What does the future hold for U.S.-Cuban relations?
Travel Vaccines and Advice for Cuba
Traveling to any country poses some risks. Passport Health will help you receive the immunizations, assistance and advice you need for a trip to Cuba. Whether you're going to Hvana or Vinales Valley; we are here to help with in-stock vaccinations and personalized travel advice for your trip.
How to Travel to Cuba
Visiting Cuba legally is easier than even a decade ago, but the process can still be complicated. Here's what you need to know.
Cuba's amazing dancing triplets
Identical triplets Angel, Cesar and Marcos Ramirez Castellano are top young ballet dancers at the elite feeder school for Cuba's National Ballet.
The 31 Best Beaches In Cuba
Looking for the best beaches in Cuba? This post highlights the best Cuban beaches, and includes tips to enjoy them
Discover Cuba With KUNC
Join KUNC and unearth the mysteries of Cuba. Connect with its people and their culture with help from a journalist, a Cuban music professor and his band,