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    Tourism in Cuba

    Panelists that included academics and the authors of a recent report on Cuban tourism talked about the tourism industry in Cuba following Obama’s administration Cuban normalization…

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    Immigration Policy

    Panelists talked about immigration reform. They criticized Congress and the Bush and Obama administrations for not doing more to address the situation faced by millions of undocumented…

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    Legacy of Operation Pedro Pan

    Anita Casavantes Bradford talked about the legacy of Operation Pedro Pan, during which the U.S. Government, from 1960-1962, aided Cuban parents in sending their children to the U.S. to escape the…

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    St. Louis Passengers and the Holocaust

    Scott Miller talked about his book, Refuge Denied: The St. Louis Passengers and the Holocaust, in which he details the fate of the passengers of the transatlantic ocean liner St. Louis…

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    Cuba and New Technologies

    Participants spoke about the use of information technology in Cuba. Among the topics they addressed were use and monitoring of the Internet in Cuba, the potential impact of further Internet…

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    Tick...Tick...Tick...: 60 Minutes

    David Blum talked about his book Tick...Tick...Tick...: The Long Life and Turbulent Times of 60 Minutes, published by HarperCollins. In it he reviewed the history of the news program “60 Minutes,” the longest…

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    Expanding Foreign Relations

    Republican presidential candidate Governor Bush spoke to supporters at Florida International University.

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    The Twentieth Century Senate

    The scholars discussed a variety of issues such as floor deliberations, reforms, leadership, minority rights, and rules and regulations. They expressed opinions as to how well the Senate…

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    Republican Control of Congress

    Congressional scholars discussed the impact of Republican control of Congress on congressional institutions and procedures. Deering spoke about how committee organization and influence has…

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    Florida International Commencement Speech

    Secretary O’Leary was conferred an honorary doctorate degree and addressed the graduating class of Florida International University.

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    Bush: Foreign Policy

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