Past Features

December 1, 2015

Another Obama Open Door Policy
Cubans pass through Mexico to Texas

World Politics Review -- November 30, 2015
U.S.-Cuba Normalization Allows Mexico and Cuba to Repair Old Ties
    With his state visit to Mexico earlier this month, Raul Castro took a major step forward in rebuilding Cuba's relations with the country in Latin America that is most important to the United States. For Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto, the summit marked the culmination of his efforts to repair relations with Cuba after a decade of antagonism precipitated by Mexico's conservative governments led by the National Action Party, or PAN, beginning with the presidency of Vicente Fox from 2000 to 2006....
Latin Post -- November 29, 2015
At Least 44,000 Cubans Entered US Through Texas and Southern Border This Year, Number on the Rise - Report
    The number of Cubans attempting to come to the Unites States via Texas has increased this year, thanks in large part to the thaw in political tensions between the U.S. and Cuba....