The Observer

ROSS LAMPERT, Contributing Writer

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President Obama supporter Peter Bell, right, debates with anti-Obama demonstrators at Versaille's Restaurant in Miami on Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014, after President Obama's decision to normalize relations between Cuba and the United States. (AL DIAZ/Miami Herald/TNS)

President Obama: Cuba Is Not Your Example

January 28, 2015

I’m a Cuban myself—my mother and her parents, four sisters, two cousins, four nieces, two nephews, are all first-generation Cuban. Family gatherings are loud, and I know my way around a train of...

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CVS and Cigarettes: A Good First Step

February 17, 2014

Life just keeps getting harder for the tobacco industry. As of Feb. 5, CVS Pharmacy (CVS) has announced that by Oct. 1 all tobacco products will have disappeared from the pharmacy's shelves, never...