Radio Cadena Agramonte
Monday, December 11, 2017

Policy & Gov't.


  • No rest for the world

    No rest for the world

    Anyone would think that after the Summit of the Americas, just 13 days after the G-20 meeting and on the heels of the exhausting tour of France, Germany, Prague and Turkey by President Obama, the world would have the right to rest for a few days.But that’s not the case.  The United States Secreta…
  • News from Bolivia

    News from Bolivia

    Fresh news about Bolivia was arriving this morning, Thursday April 9, on the Bolivian television channel, reflecting tension in the country.

  • Contradictions in U.S. Foreign Policy

    Contradictions in U.S. Foreign Policy

    After the G-20 Summit that took up the world’s attention, news continued to arrive through the press agencies about the feverish activity of the man who had been the star in London, Barack Obama, the new president of the United States; he has embarked on the first 100 days of his administration, u…
  • The seven members of Congress who are visiting us

    The seven members of Congress who are visiting us

    An important US political delegation is visiting us right now.  Its members belong to the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) which, in practice, has worked as the most progressive wing within the Democrat Party.The Congressional Black Caucus was founded in January 1969 by the twelve Afro-American leg…
  • Walking on Solid Ground

    Walking on Solid Ground

    On April 2nd, while the G-20 Summit Meeting was beginning and ending in London, the well-known journalist of the influential Washington Post, Karen De Young, wrote: “Senator Richard G.Lugar called on President Obama to appoint a special envoy to initiate direct talks with the island's communist go…
  • Why is Cuba being excluded?

    Why is Cuba being excluded?

    Yesterday on Thursday April 3rd, at midday, I had an almost two-hour meeting with Daniel Ortega and his wife Rosario Murillo.As I explained to Daniel in the letter I sent to him in the afternoon, I was pleasantly impressed with the meeting.  I thanked him for the opportunity I had in learning about…
  • Obama’s Song

    Obama’s Song

    At a 2:30 press conference, Cuban time, after the G-20 Summit concluded, the president of the United States declared that unemployment has reached its highest level in 26 years in his country.Faced with similar global challenges in the past, the world was slow to act, he said. Today we’ve learned …
  • Another great problem in today’s world.

    Another great problem in today’s world.

    The financial crisis is not the only problem; there is another that is worse because it deals not with the production and distribution methods but with existence itself.  I am referring to climate change.  Both are present and will be discussed at the same time. Next Sunday April 5th, UN conversat…
  • The prelude

    The prelude

    The baseball and football classics fill the stadiums and amuse the masses all over the world. Obviously we all consider ourselves experts on the subject –myself included- and get involved in heated arguments with anybody.However, when it comes to the economy, where there are certain events that ar…
  • China on the international cable news

    China on the international cable news

    Most of the international cable news referred only to my criticisms of Biden’s statements in Viña del Mar contained in my Reflection aired by CubaDebate and published by our press on Monday 30 under the title: “China, the future great economic power”.  Only EFE included a few lines at the end of its news report that referred to the main topic covered by the article.  To recognize the increasing role played by China in the world’s economy is like a rough patch for the West.