Daily Archives: February 28, 2016


Sun Rises in Cuba, Sets in Puerto Rico

“Puerto Rico and Cuba are the two wings of one bird. They receive blows or bullets in the same heart.” Many Puerto Ricans and Cubans are familiar with the lines from the1895 poem  “A Cuba” (To Cuba) by poet Lola Rodríguez de Tió, written at the dawn of the Cuban-Spanish-American conflict […]