Resolution opposing Cuba blockade moves ahead in New York City Council

November 6, 2019 | 1:03 PM CST  | BY GARY BONO Reprinted from PeoplesWorld.org NEW YORK—A resolution of the New York City Council calling for an end to the blockade of Cuba, Resolution 1092, has been officially introduced and is moving through the legislative process. After the resolution’s initial introduction, it was referred to the council’s…

NYC council members introduce resolution against blockade of Cuba

October 24, 2019 2:22 PM CST  BY GARY BONO Reprinted from PeoplesWorld.org NEW YORK—On the steps of City Hall on Oct. 17, City Council representatives Inez Barron, Ydanis Rodriguez, and Jimmy Van Bremer announced the introduction of a council resolution calling for an end to the economic blockade and travel bans imposed by the U.S. federal government on…

Trump likely to close Cuba doors that Obama opened

  By W. T. Whitney Jr. Reuters, The New York Times, and other news outlets are echoing a May 29 report by the right-wing Daily Caller website stating that “President Donald Trump is set to announce a rollback of former President Barack Obama’s policies toward Cuba.” The report attributed the information to John Kavulich of…