Obama: The Fairy-Tale President?

Obama’s made a lot of Faustian bargains over the last seven years. But given his likely successors, what we got over the last two terms may be as good as it gets.

A Move to Free the Cuban Five

A Move to Free the Cuban Five

We visited Gerardo Hernandez at a maximum-security prison in Victorville, CA – as new court filings show the U.S. government paid Miami-based journalists to file negative stories about the Cuban Five.

Visiting Gerardo Hernandez in Federal Prison

We visited Gerardo Hernandez for the fifth time and, as usual, his spirits seemed higher than ours despite the fact that he resides in a maximum-security federal prison.

Cuba: Looking Back and Ahead

Cuba: Looking Back and Ahead

In the first entry on a two-part series, we look at how Cuban leaders could forge a new environmental mission in 2012.

Cuban 5: A Judge Grants Dubious Probation

Cuban 5: A Judge Grants Dubious Probation

After ten years in prison, Rene Gonzalez is about to be free. But a stubborn judge wants him to remain in Miami with no protection from the Cuban exile terrorist groups there.

Heading for Havana

Heading for Havana

These days, you need not brave the sharks that populate the Straits of Florida to visit Cuba.