Saturday, November 18, 2017
Authors Posts by Matthew Stieglitz

Matthew Stieglitz

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Katrina Anniversary: There are no words

The ten-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina is here. How the hell do I write about that? Perhaps it’s appropriate to offer a disclaimer: I...

Cuban Embargo: It was the principle of the matter

Taxes, death, and the Cuban embargo.  Those have been the guarantees of life for as long as I can remember.  Growing up, the hard-line...

My Time in Boston Last Week

It was just supposed to be tax day. But in Boston, it’s Patriots Day, which for me is a day off from law school....

Cuba, Open Letters, and Dialogue

Jay-Z and Beyonce’s recent trip to Cuba predictably drew the ire of the shrinking pro-Cuban embargo choir. In fact, their travel to the island...

Could Cuba’s New Visa Policy Create Another Influx of Immigrants to...

As campaign season winds down, we are once again left with no clarity on the future of immigration reform in this country. To that...

Shakira, Moreno, Iglesias: Latino Representation and the Kennedy Center Debacle

“The only thing worse than people who can’t stand to hear an unpopular or unflattering opinion is those that are too afraid to state...

Dear American Media: Step Up Your Game

After a summer spent quietly observing political developments, and in the wake of the RNC, I took pen to paper to jot down my...

Got Balz? Baseball Diplomacy Through a Bar Mitzvah

A boy's journey beyond outdated politics and preconceived notions about a communist island

The Politics of Ozzie’s Verbal Earthquake

If you have a Cuban American fan base, don't hire a guy who is pro-Castro. But, don't violate his free speech, either

Playing Hunger Games With Women’s Rights

Opposition to help for domestic violence victims and prenatal screening is not an ideal next four years