April 27, 2014
I had to laugh when I heard about the U.S. Agency for International Development's botched effort to create a Twitter-like platform for Cuba intended to undermine the communist regime. Even the name —ZunZuneo — to the State Department's credit, sounded like something cooked up in Silicon Valley, not Foggy Bottom.
But it sparks the question: Why are we dumping millions of taxpayer dollars on such dumb programs in the first place?
|7/28/16||JetBlue will be the first commercial airline to fly to Cuba — so far
Chabeli Herrera, Miami Herald
|7/28/16||Venezuela cuts oil shipments to Cuba forcing Castro to consider veering to U.S.
Franz von Bergen, Fox News Latino
|7/27/16||Cubans' exodus to the U.S. already tops last fiscal year's
Nora Gámez Torres and Mario J. Pentón, Miami Nuevo Herald