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· July, 2005

Stories about Cuba from July, 2005

Caribbean: Taran's Caribbean Blog List

Taran Rampersad has an unbelievable list of Caribbean blogs which will soon be making its way into the Bridge Blog Index.

Latin America Responds to TeleSur's Launch

This past Sunday a small group of 25 journalists in Caracas, Venezuela began pilot-broadcasting a new Pan-American satellite news network called TeleSur which, by September, hopes to be reaching audiences...

Cuba: Hamburgers

A contributor to A Hamburger Today visited Cuba to get the low down on the Socialist Island's hamburger scene. Though he encountered “the kindest people I've ever met,” the taste...

Cuba: Blackouts Continue

Mora reports on Babalu Blog that the blackouts are continuing throughout Cuba as the island tries to get back on its feet after a series of hurricanes and tropical storms.

Economics With A Face: Cuba Archives

Peter Mork and his wife, Emily Marie Stremel Mork have an amazing series of posts and photographs on their recent trip to Cuba. You can be sure Peter, an economist,...

Venezuela, Cuba: Cubano docs in Venezuela

Boli-Nica writes about the large number of Cuban doctors sent to Venezuela.

Carribean: Tropical Storm Tracking Software

After a batch of hurricanes and tropical storms, Caribbean Free Radio links to an open source tropical storm tracking software program.

Cuba: Ignoring embargo, Americans film in Cuba

Both Havana Journal and Babalu mention the an American film which was shot in Cuba thus ignoring the embargo. Babalu's post, though brief, has generated an impressive response about both...

Boz Covers Latin America

Boz, writing from Bogota, Colombia, has an excellent roundup of (mostly) Latin American links.

Hurricane Dennis vs. London Bombing –

Taran Rampersad compares the Caribbean big media and blogosphere's coverage of Hurricane Dennis and the London Bombing.

Babalu Blog Becomes Search Blog

Babalu Blog has become an important resource for anyone seeking information on Huricane Dennis’ impact on Cuba.

Americas Daily Blog Roundup

Jeff Barry spreads the word about early 20th century Argentine artist, Xul Solar. Barrio Flores has an excellent post about Bolivian cinema. Blog de Bolivia seeks to explain Carlos Mesa's...

Americas Roundup

Tomas Sancio of Venezuelan Politics explains why Venezuelans trade Bolívares for US dollars in the black market. Jorge Arena of Arena Space writes on The Devil's Excrement about the recent...

Friday Global Blog Roundup

We’re always looking for new ideas and good stories to write about. If you have a story or a blog post that you think would be a good fit for...

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