• Cuban Cockfights Are Bloody and Violent and Stinky

    Nothing's better than watching two birds claw each other to death.

  • The Future of Our Gay Neighbourhoods

    We asked a sociologist about the evolution of places like London's Soho and San Francisco's Castro district, and why gay people tend to bunch together in the first place.

  • Castro Files

    Material and letter from the Cuban communist.

  • What a World Without Hugo Chavez Looks Like

    Venezuela now begins its inevitable transition to a post-Chavez world.

  • Wondering... My Cuban Holiday - Part Two

    Hanging out with Hemingway and getting mobbed by hustlers.

  • Castroland

    Neither of us had any expectations when we, two pale Danes, decided to take a vacation to Cuba last April. Of course, there'd be the stereotypical imagery: colonial architecture, old men with cigars, American automobiles from the 50s, and salsa dancing...