Several foreign leaders and international media have referred Miguel Diaz-Canel’s appointment as Cuba’s new president as “historic” and “the start of a new era.” Not really. For the time being, that’s just wishful thinking.
The Castro family will continue to play a big role behind the scenes now that Miguel Diaz-Canel is Cuba’s president. But the packaging matters, because it provides the cover for Trump to change course.
President Trump’s absence reduced the meeting’s overall impact. But Vice President Pence and Latin American leaders agreed to explore new steps to put pressure on Venezuela, and talked about a possible U.S. return to the TPP trade agreement.
In South Florida this week, eMerge Americas will bring together business leaders, entrepreneurs, investors and government officials to foster collaboration and innovation that transcend political, social, and economic boundaries.
Conservatism is alive and well, but you have to look outside the Beltway and the legacy institutions to see it. This once-in-a-century reformation is revitalizing a political movement that was in danger of fading into irrelevance.
In 1989, when I was 10 years old, I won a national essay contest which included a trip to Washington, D.C. and an invitation to a private reception at the White House hosted by First Lady Barbara Bush.
The April 14 celebration of the grand re-opening of Miracle Mile marked an incredible moment for Coral Gables. The crowds, the energy and the infinite enthusiasm for our City Beautiful was palpable throughout the night and a strong sign of even greater days ahead for our local businesses and our community’s main street.
RUAH, which means “spirit” or “breath” in Hebrew, is a weekly Wednesday night candlelight service at the Spanish Monastery with hymns arranged with a world-music sound and a walking meditation called the "Via Sacra."
Hillary Clinton took on the Trump administration in one of her first public speeches since the election. Clinton faulted the administration for its abandoned health care policy and lack of female representation in top jobs. She also rebuked White