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Cuba Under Siege: American Policy, the Revolution and Its People

April 10, 2013 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join author Keith Bolender for a discussion on the history of American hostile policies against Cuba since the Revolution. The talk covers the history of the largely unknown war of terrorism against the Cuban people, the longest economic blockade in modern history, and other American attempts to adversely affect Cuban society.

NOTE: Book signing during cocktail reception

Speaker’s Biography: Keith Bolender is a freelance journalist and has written extensively on Cuban matters for a variety of publications, including the Toronto Star, Florida Sun Sentinel, the Council for Hemispheric Affairs, North American Council on Latin America, Monthly Review, Progresso Weekly and others. He has been involved with Cuban projects for more than 20 years – a member of the Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA) on their roster of experts for Cuban Affairs, and lecturer on the Cuban Revolution at the University of Toronto School of Continuing Education.

Admission: Cut-off date for registration is Tuesday, April 9, 2013 

CIC Member $5.00
CIC Student Member FREE 
CIC Young Professional Member $5.00
Non-member $10.00
Non-member Student $10.00

Event Contact: Carrie Thompson
toronto@opencanada.org | 416-590-0630 

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Start:
April 10, 2013 6:00 pm
End:
April 10, 2013 8:00 pm
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