Tag: island

Miriam Alonso, humour on the island
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Miriam Alonso, humour on the island

A long time ago she was the leader of Cuba’s cartoonists but because she was practically the only female caricaturist in the country, her work wasn’t seen as funny.   Charly Morales Valido   43 years ago she graduated from San Alejandro’s illustrious Academy of Fine Arts, and since then […]

The economic war against Cuba
Economy Globe Latin America

The economic war against Cuba

A conversation with Salim Lamrani on May 28th will examine the blockade suffered by the island for decades because of the United States. . Since the 1959 Cuban Revolution, relations between the Latin American country and the US have severely deteriorated, dominated by tension and confrontation. Although the United States […]

Corsica… A new gangland?
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Corsica… A new gangland?

The beaches of France’s “île de beauté,” or “isle of beauty,” have been stained red by the blood of murder victims. The tiny island with the highest per- capita murder rate in Europe   Angela Smith   France takes pride in the picturesque, Mediterranean island of Corsica, which generates millions […]