If you're a visitor to Havana, you're sure to notice that there are a lot of attractive young people around.
A couple of years ago I was scrutineering at a poll in a federal election for a candidate I supported.
Last week I was flicking through the TV as we men are obsessed with doing. I came across a scene on the French channel of a poor seaside village with young barefoot mulatto children helping to bring in the catch from a rickety old wooden boat with a man presumably, their father
5 years ago - by then a firm defender of the often missing rights of Cuban people and a dedicated admirer of Cuban music - I was stuck in the Amsterdam airport for a couple of hours en route to NYC.
Brian Lloyd French
I am a great admirer of the strength and talents of Cuban people and will share some of my experiences here.