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ERIKA SCHULTZ / THE SEATTLE TIMES
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Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Cuba: On boulevards and back streets, its real life is revealed

A man sweeps the street in a part of downtown Havana that typically bustles with small business, despite the rundown condition of many buildings. While the state subsidizes some food staples, tourists bring in the hard currency that Cubans need to buy many things.