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Thanks. — Headbomb {ταλκκοντριβς – WP Physics} 09:00, 15 March, 2009 (UTC)

Why is Tupac and his mother on the political asylum list?

What proof or evidence is there that Tupac Shakur and his mother were granted political asylum in Cuba? I only see references/sources for his Aunt Assata Shakur. Why are they on this list?

Added One Hundred Days Government

I added One Hundred Days Government as a translation of es:Gobierno de los Cien Días, but the original is weak, unreferenced, incomplete, and doesn't measure up in style and encyclopedic quality, so the English version needs a lot of work. Collaborators are welcome to join in. Mathglot (talk) 10:30, 28 April 2017 (UTC)

People might also be interested to review the new article ABC (Cuba) and the expanded article Directorio Estudiantil Universitario, as well as the mostly unchanged but rather important article Republic of Cuba (1902–1959). Meanwhile, if I can summarize a question asked at Talk:Sergeants' Revolt: which is the best page for a detailed description of the overthrow of Machado, the mediation of Sumner Welles, and the installation of a coalition government headed by Céspedes? Thanks, groupuscule (talk) 23:30, 6 October 2017 (UTC)

Invitation to edit

Hi, I invite you to edit and expand this article United States involvement in regime change in Latin America that would certainly benefit from more editors. Greetings. --Dereck Camacho (talk) 05:32, 19 January 2018 (UTC)

WikiProject collaboration notice from the Portals WikiProject

The reason I am contacting you is because there are one or more portals that fall under this subject, and the Portals WikiProject is currently undertaking a major drive to automate portals that may affect them.

Portals are being redesigned.

The new design features are being applied to existing portals.

At present, we are gearing up for a maintenance pass of portals in which the introduction section will be upgraded to no longer need a subpage. In place of static copied and pasted excerpts will be self-updating excerpts displayed through selective transclusion, using the template {{Transclude lead excerpt}}.

The discussion about this can be found here.

Maintainers of specific portals are encouraged to sign up as project members here, noting the portals they maintain, so that those portals are skipped by the maintenance pass. Currently, we are interested in upgrading neglected and abandoned portals. There will be opportunity for maintained portals to opt-in later, or the portal maintainers can handle upgrading (the portals they maintain) personally at any time.

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There's an article in the current edition of the Signpost interviewing project members about the RfC and the Portals WikiProject.

Since the reboot, the Portals WikiProject has been busy building tools and components to upgrade portals.

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Thank you.    — The Transhumanist   07:34, 30 May 2018 (UTC)

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