The UN General Assembly, as it has every year for the past several decades, voted overwhelmingly to condemn the U.S. embargo of Cuba. The vote was 188-3.
(US, Israel and Palau)
“The UN vote on the Cuba embargo reminds us yet again that U.S. foreign policy is concocted in a bubble detached from the real world, where most nations recognize that the boycott is designed to pander to the most reactionary Cuban émigrés in Florida.”
Ian Williams, a senior analyst with Foreign Policy in Focus
A Night in Havana: Dizzy Gillespie in Cuba.
Nov 26. Monroe County Public Library Auditorium. 7pm