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Copa Havana

Former Cuban leader Fidel Castro has said that he decided to step down and transfer power to his younger brother, Raul, because he was diagnosed with a fatal illness in 2006. In an article published to mark his 87th birthday, Fidel Castro said he didn’t expect to survive the stomach ailment and live for so […]

Debt, doom and despair

It is a matter of some comment that the public debt burden of the United States has recently increased somewhat. Upward, ever upward And that this surge in debt has come from increased spending A more elevated state More than from falling revenues. Buy now, pay later (The “negative deficits” in Truman’s and Clinton’s second terms meant the US […]