The Peoples Republic of Florida

2011.01.24

Some Cubans in Florida continue to try to live by their own rules, despite what the rest of the country does. The latest example of this idiocy came to light last week when President Obama lifted some restrictions for academics traveling to Cuba. It was praised at Universities around the country as a reopening of educational visits between our two countries. But not in Florida. Those academics, ostensibly working in the United States, will not be able to take part in these new regulations because the StateĀ  of Florida prohibits contact with Cuba. Once again, hard- line Cuban exile politicians have exerted their power to block the laws of America in order to carry out their political vendetta against the people and government of Cuba. Read it here;

http://www.tampabay.com/news/education/college/article1146883.ece