A brief history of America and Cuba

  • Published: 12 April 2016
  • 150 years of tension may be coming to an end.

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Comments • 2 293

  • aaron guest
    aaron guest  1 days back

    We should have annexed Cuba after the Spanish-American War.

    • The Bronze Age of DC Comics

      You know who else is old? Cuban-Americans who fled in the 60s. Now you have a generation who just wants to connect with the land of their ancestors.

      • Aruna Narayanasamy
        Aruna Narayanasamy  1 weeks back

        Please add subtitles!

        • NST
          NST  1 weeks back

          Anyone know the name of the background music?

          • Adrian Magaña
            Adrian Magaña  1 weeks back

            And we cut off ties again :(

            • Carrie-Ann Hatzlhoffer
              Carrie-Ann Hatzlhoffer  2 weeks back

              No mention of America putting nukes in Europe that could hit Russia? A big peice of information missed. Every American thinks their military stopped Russia from getting to Cuba. In fact America agreed to disarm their hostile acts towards Russia if Russia did not arm Cuba with nukes.

              • NASA limbu
                NASA limbu  2 weeks back


                • Alex Pandian
                  Alex Pandian  3 weeks back

                  What happened and what you said ?.

                  • Mothadi Shadrack
                    Mothadi Shadrack  3 weeks back

                    Vox call all freedom fighters in the world "Dictators". I am sure Maduro is also a dictator in your books. I like this channel but i don't like the indocrination that comes with it. America is itself a brutal dictator in the international community. The truth will set you free Vox. Lots of love.

                    • Зелим Хаджиев

                      Hi am illigalu to.usa

                      • Odysseus
                        Odysseus  1 months back

                        Yo you spoke too soon! Enter Trump!

                        • Carluccio Horton !!!!!
                          Carluccio Horton !!!!!  1 months back

                          This is sugarcoating Castro’s violent and oppressive regime

                          • Nemo zi
                            Nemo zi  1 months back

                            Amaricans also helped Batista before the revolution

                            • Dane Carroll
                              Dane Carroll  1 months back

                              These soundtracks always soothing

                              • Misteroverseer
                                Misteroverseer  1 months back

                                anyone from liberty middle school?/ anyone given to this by their teacher?

                              • latengocomoburro
                                latengocomoburro  1 months back

                                *THANK GOD* Trump turned back all of Obama's policies towards Cuba.

                                • The Truth
                                  The Truth  1 months back

                                  If u can't buy the person than he is the dictator n if u can buy than he is US ally .
                                  From : Che Guevara

                                  • Mlchael Wray
                                    Mlchael Wray  1 months back


                                    • Logan Cruz
                                      Logan Cruz  1 months back

                                      Obama was right

                                      • The Tumans
                                        The Tumans  2 months back

                                        "Castro's dictatorship"
                                        And that was when I stopped the video.

                                        • kr tu
                                          kr tu  1 weeks back

                                          The man stayed in power for nearly 50 years, establishing a central government and planned-economy. Some kings would've envied him.

                                        • Omcho daRhymer
                                          Omcho daRhymer  2 weeks back

                                          @mecha It is not Castro >any american leader

                                        • mecha
                                          mecha  1 months back

                                          How is it not a dictatorship

                                      • Brian McNeil
                                        Brian McNeil  2 months back

                                        Shame on Trump for reversing the process.

                                        • INTI ACHIYAKU
                                          INTI ACHIYAKU  2 weeks back

                                          Go say that to the family's of the victims who were publicly executed by the Castro family.

                                      • Janet Cabrera
                                        Janet Cabrera  2 months back

                                        Good job vox!

                                        • Rab
                                          Rab  2 months back

                                          Trump joins the chat

                                          • Ian Makechnie
                                            Ian Makechnie  2 months back

                                            This video is amazing and informative. The narration needs work though.

                                            • juliano Figueroa
                                              juliano Figueroa  2 months back

                                              Update required ...Enters. TRUMP

                                              • GabrielKirov
                                                GabrielKirov  2 months back

                                                You must update the video

                                                • Chickon65
                                                  Chickon65  2 months back

                                                  who else watched this in class?

                                                  • syed uzair
                                                    syed uzair  2 months back

                                                    No offense to any Americans, but why did you take mostly Spanish speaking countries like the Philippines, which are one of my neighbors (I'm Malaysian)?

                                                    • Juan carlos silot
                                                      Juan carlos silot  2 months back

                                                      La basé naval de guantanamo es propiedad privada del pueblo de cuba

                                                      • sanjay sharma
                                                        sanjay sharma  2 months back

                                                        Reagen said that "The USSR is an evil empire".
                                                        Look who just said it?

                                                        • San San
                                                          San San  2 months back

                                                          Thanks for this video. And this is off topic, what's this background music?

                                                          • Michael Delgado
                                                            Michael Delgado  2 months back

                                                            Ready for what?

                                                            • Mark Louise Pacis
                                                              Mark Louise Pacis  2 months back

                                                              I hope you'll make a history video about America and Philippines relations.

                                                              • Official_Samuroid
                                                                Official_Samuroid  2 months back

                                                                Where is Dragovich, Kravenchenko and Steiner?

                                                                • brian onyango
                                                                  brian onyango  2 months back

                                                                  Castro was USA backed too only he changed faster

                                                                • siddhant gundar
                                                                  siddhant gundar  3 months back

                                                                  Now donald duck destroyed everything.

                                                                  • MariaO
                                                                    MariaO  2 months back

                                                                    siddhant gundar

                                                                • Lucas Bannert
                                                                  Lucas Bannert  3 months back

                                                                  It looks like the US should mind their own business

                                                                  • Rick
                                                                    Rick  3 months back

                                                                    Nice, but this is more of a "What is the relationship between Cuba and the USA"

                                                                    • J FO
                                                                      J FO  3 months back

                                                                      Very Brief should be the title

                                                                      • Michael Hernandez
                                                                        Michael Hernandez  3 months back

                                                                        USA ran illegal business in Havana for many years. The USA’s criminals who had much power in and out of the nation ( Meyer Lansky, Lucky Luciano.. etc) corrupted Batista into renovating Cuba as a luxurious tourist hot spot. This catering to tourists only widened the gap between the rich and poor in Cuba, making it almost impossible to escape poverty. Once the Americans left, local small towns improved and finally began to evolve.

                                                                        • Evelyn Sieving
                                                                          Evelyn Sieving  3 months back

                                                                          Y e s

                                                                          • Dog Yamato
                                                                            Dog Yamato  3 months back

                                                                            the usa installed batista. castro rescued cuba

                                                                            • Max Dee
                                                                              Max Dee  3 months back

                                                                              enter donald trump...

                                                                              • primerio
                                                                                primerio  3 months back

                                                                                But Cuba see Venezuela as its colony as well, now the US feel they have responsibility for liberating Cuba, Venezuela and Nicaragua from their dictatorships. As Venezuelan I would like the US set a deadline for communism in the Americas and I have to thank Mr Trump for the efforts.

                                                                              • save earth
                                                                                save earth  3 months back

                                                                                The cold war destroyed the lives of millions of people of many countries.

                                                                                • Chris Redfield
                                                                                  Chris Redfield  3 months back

                                                                                  I am Cuban myself and I have to say that this is actually pretty accuarate although rather simplistic from my point of view, in reality a lot more happen betwen the U.S and Cuba, but yeah pretty good video

                                                                                  • Bruce Verdi
                                                                                    Bruce Verdi  3 months back

                                                                                    Just one small error; the lines on the map pointing to where the CIA sponsored Playa Giron attack in '61 occurred did not point to the Bay of Pigs area. That area was further to the east than on the map.

                                                                                    • Jeffrey Lai
                                                                                      Jeffrey Lai  3 months back

                                                                                      Do more of these