CASTRO - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CASTRO News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) A Castro breaks tradition with ‘no’ vote in Cuba http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58313006-68/castro-cuba-rights-assembly.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58313006-68/castro-cuba-rights-assembly.html.csp">A Castro breaks tradition with ‘no’ vote in Cuba</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ANDREA RODRIGUEZ</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T10:34:02.817-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 10:34AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Havana • Yet another revolutionary tradition has been broken in Cuba: A lawmaker voted “no” in parliament. And it wasn’t just any lawmaker. Mariela Castro, the daughter of President Raul Castro and niece of Fidel Castro, gave the thumbs-down to a workers’ rights bill that she felt didn’t go far enough to prevent discrimination against people with HIV or with unconventional gender identities. None of the experts contacted by The Associated Press could recall another “no” vote in the 612-seat Nati...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58313006@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:34:02 MDT Cuba marks Castro’s 88th with tributes, photo show http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58292410-68/castro-fidel-havana-photo.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58292410-68/castro-fidel-havana-photo.html.csp">Cuba marks Castro’s 88th with tributes, photo show</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PETER ORSI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-13T10:04:02.502-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 10:04AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Havana • Cuba marked Fidel Castro’s 88th birthday Wednesday with tributes in official media, a concert and a photo exhibit in the capital and a newly inaugurated restoration of the home where he was born. Loathed by many exiles in Florida who see him as a man who ruled with an iron fist and stamped out civil liberties, Castro was celebrated on the island as a fighter for equality and social justice who defied the United States for five decades. “Eighty-eight more reasons to continue fighting for...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582924102014-08-13T10:04:02.502-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-13T10:04:02.502-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58292410@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 10:04:02 MDT