Monthly Archives: April 2017

TRAVEL: CUBA VACATIONING

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Please forward this post to others. With appreciation, Richard VACATIONING IN CUBA To think that communism has condemned the nation to a life of poverty and destitution would be wrong. Most Cubans seem to be living decent lives with enough … Continue reading

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TRAVEL: CUBA TODAY

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Please forward this post to others. With appreciation, Richard CUBA TODAY Rural life is likely better in Cuba than urban living. Homes may be basic and small, clothing needs are very basic but the rural worker is likely not going … Continue reading

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TRAVEL: CUBA: URBAN and RURAL LIFE

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Please forward this post to others. With appreciation, Richard URBAN and RURAL LIFE City living likely is the most challenging from a worker’s perspective. The problems of city workers probably are likely the same as those of city workers in … Continue reading

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TRAVEL: CUBA: ECONOMY

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Please forward this post to others. With appreciation, Richard ECONOMY Cuba has a regulated economy based on the communist philosophy. The goal seems to be equality for all its people. There is no rich elite as exists in capitalist societies. … Continue reading

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TRAVEL: CUBAN SOCIETY

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Please forward this post to others. With appreciation, Richard SOCIETY Cubans seem to be content. They have an established social system with established local, regional and national infrastructures. These infrastructures may be inferior in quality when compared to those in … Continue reading

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TRAVEL: CUBA: POLITICAL/NATIONAL perspectives

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Please forward this post to others. With appreciation, Richard POLITICAL/NATIONAL The Communist government established by Fidel Castro governs with a more tempered hand than the heavy one used in the early days after the 1959 revolution. It is becoming progressively … Continue reading

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TRAVEL: Cuba: considering it for a vacation?

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Please forward this post to others. With appreciation, RichardCuba has been my favourite Caribbean vacation destination for some time now, nearly 10 years. On the latest trip I asked myself some hard questions about vacationing there, given that it is … Continue reading

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HUMOUR: Fly the friendly skies of United

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EDITORIALS: They’re lying to you again!

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Please forward this post to others. With appreciation, RichardOntario Power Generation seeks to have the Pickering Power Plant license renewed in 2018. So it is resorting to lying to convince the public of the merits of this renewal. Their assault on … Continue reading

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FERMO's Desk: Fermo’s always ready for a smile !

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Please forward this post to others. With appreciation, Richard  Fermo always enjoys a smile…from anyone and everyone. Here are a few of his selected ones.

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