January 22, 2014

Millions of Cubans May Lose Life Savings This Year

Justin Rohrlich, Vice

The Associated Press

This, in a nutshell, is what having two currencies has done to the already dysfunctional Cuban economy for the past 20 years. The good news is that the government is finally attempting to fix it. The bad news is that millions of Cubans could lose their life savings in the process.

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January 21, 2014
Cuba's Lost World
Michael J. Totten, World Affairs Journal
Capital cities are bubbles. And much of Havana is in ruins after decades of hostile neglect by Fidel Castro. Most of it looks like a war zone minus the bullet holes. What does the rest of the country look like? Is it better? Or... more ››