Video of the Day: Elian Gonzales ten years later...
It is hard to believe that it has been ten years since Elian Gonzales made front page news everyday. It started as the story of a difficult struggle of a mother who died trying to bring her son to the U.S. from Cuba and ended with the tug of war between the Cuban community in south Florida and a father and Cuban dictator to the south.
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Gracias por las fotos and video. Estaba yo en Cuba durante el tiempo de la lucha entre los gobiernos sobre su situación. Visité una escuela primaria y los estudiantes tenián carteles que expresaba su esperanza de tenerlo en Cuba otra vez. Durante sus sessiones hablaba de él cada día. Era un tiempo triste y muy difícil para todos - la familia allá en Cuba y la familia aquí en los Estados Unidos.
Thank you for the photos and video. I was in Cuba during the time of the struggle between the governments about his situation. I visited a primary school, and the studens had posters expressing their hope of having him in Cuba again. During their sessions, they talked about him every day. It was a sad and very difficult time for everyone - the family there in Cuba and the family here in the United States.
Una historia muy triste y simpática.
One history very sad and sympathetic.