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United States - Cuba Relations
This week we meet up with some of Florida’s Cuban Americans to discuss our state's history with Cuba and our strained relationship, that continues today. We also talk embargo with some early exiles of the Castro revolution. We hear from Roberto Quiros, a Tampa man who escaped Cuba in 1994 by raft as he shares the drama of his experience.

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Get caught up on the shows you might have missed so far this year. We talk about how venture capitalists fund innovative ideas in Florida. Get a better understanding of what "green" means in our world today. And we look at ways high school students are preparing for their lives after graduation.

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Tuesday at 6:30 PM | Sunday at 7:30 AM on WUSF 89.7

Monday at 10:00 PM on WSMR 89.1

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Drew Grahammanaging partner of Ballast Point Ventures
Robin Kovaleskiexecutive director of the Florida Venture Forum
Steven Luxmanaging director of Stonehenge Capital Company
Jennifer Languellpresident of the Florida Green Building Coalition and president of Trifecta Construction Solutions
Marty Meshexecutive director of Florida Organic Growers
Thomas Snellinggreen officer for the City of Tampa
Vivian FialloGuidance Resource Specialist at Freedom High School in Tampa
Dennis JauchCOO of the Pinellas Technical Education Center
Paul Wahnishcreator of the engineering academy at East Lake High School and president of Career Technical Education Foundation



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