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¡Cuba Sí, Bloqueo No!

Posted by in Featured, For Our Members, Freedom to Travel to Cuba on 17th December, 2014 | 6 Comments

BloqueoToday’s historic announcement by the Presidents of the United States and Cuba that they intend to normalize diplomatic relations is cause for celebration on both sides of the Straits of Florida. Global Exchange applauds the two governments, their Canadian interlocutors, Pope Francis and all who played a role in bringing us to this important moment.

Cuba Travel Delayed . . . Again

Posted by in Freedom to Travel to Cuba on 29th September, 2010 | No Comments

MIDyiIcSByMVdAB-250Yesterday afternoon the much-awaited mark-up and vote on HR 4645 in the House Committee on Foreign Affairs was postponed.

Obama to Ease Educational Travel to Cuba?

Posted by in Featured, Freedom to Travel to Cuba on 17th August, 2010 | 2 Comments

MIDyiIcSByMVdAB-250In August, President Obama may decide to lift all restrictions on educational, cultural and humanitarian travel — the restrictions that Bush imposed in 2004. This early Fall is a very critical time to end all restrictions on traveling to Cuba! It is an opportunity we have not had for many years and an opportunity that will probably not come again for many years! The time to act is NOW!