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Part-time Professor

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Southern Methodist University
923 Robie Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 3C3
Canada

Company Description: Founded in 1911 by what is now The United Methodist Church, Southern Methodist University (SMU) is nonsectarian in its teaching and committed to academic freedom...   more
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Isaac ...
idweek.smu.ca, 13 June 2014 [cached]
Isaac Saney History Part-time Professor
Let Cuba Live
www.letcubalive.org, 1 April 2009 [cached]
Isaac Saney Co-chair & National Spokesperson,
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A highlight of this year's Cuba Week celebration by the Brunswick-Trinidad (Cuba) Sister City Association was the visit of Canadian academic and Cuba activist Isaac Saney, who lectured at area colleges and previewed his documentary film, "Sisters' and Brothers' Keepers: Cuba and Southern African Liberation."
Under the Association's auspices, Saney discussed Cuba before an Africana studies class at Bowdoin College and with Latin American history students at the University of Southern Maine in Portland. He also spoke to an audience of community and college people in Brunswick, about Cuba's long struggle for racial justice.
He also showed "Sisters' and Brothers' Keepers" to area people interested in Cuba. The film will soon be available in DVD form.
Saney's visit was part of a weeklong series of cultural and entertainment events marking the sister city group's annual celebration of "Cuba Week. The Maine Cuba solidarity group Let Cuba Live helped to arrange the visit.
Through interviews with participants and depictions of military action, Saney's film demonstrated Cuba's central role in blocking apartheid South Africa's destabilization campaign against newly independent states along its northern border. The rebuff of South African forces in the late 1980s shattered that country's regional military dominance and contributed mightily to Namibian independence and the unraveling of the apartheid South African regime.
Three central themes recurred throughout Isaac Saney's presentations.
Cuba's 1959 revolution was seen as a culmination of struggles for national independence and social justice which intensified during the second half of the 19th century and revived periodically throughout subsequent decades when Cuba languished under U.S. hegemony. Saney specially emphasized the role of Jose Marti, who joined national liberation, rights for all, and Latin American unity into a single revolutionary stream.
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Saney also highlighted the struggle for racial justice as central to Cuba's revolutionary process, evidenced by slave revolts during the 19th century, ex-slaves fighting the wars for independence, and Jose Marti's dedication to the cause of Black people.
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Saney identified internationalism, and particularly Cuba's outreach to Africa, as the hallmark of the Cuban revolution. In his film and in discussions, Saney presented material confirming the crucial role 300,000 Cubans soldiers, medical doctors and teachers played in fighting apartheid.
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Isaac Saney teaches history at Dalhousie and St. Mary's Universities, in Halifax, Nova Scotia. He has recently been named co-chair of the Canadian Network on Cuba.
Taylor-Report.com
www.taylor-report.com, 12 Dec 2012 [cached]
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Audio Archive: May 16th, 2005: - Listen | Download
Featured Guest(s): Joel Reodica, Isaac Saney
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Phil interviews Isaac Saney about recent developments in the case of Luis Posada Carilles.
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Saney, the author of "Cuba, A Revolution in Motion" draws the parallels with numerous other terrorists who have been pardoned by US Presidents including both Bushes.
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Professor Isaac Saney
Professor Saney, of Dalhousie University, is the author of "Cuba: A Revolution in Motion". Professor Saney talks to Phil about the good response to his recent speaking tour of the US about Cuba.
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Professor Saney also talks about his soon-to-be-released video documentary about Cuba's important role in southern African liberation struggles.
August 30th, 2004: - Listen | Download
Featured Guest(s): Isaac Saney, Wayne Madsen
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Isaac Saney, speaking from Trinidad, talks with Phil about the "unknown story" of Cuba's selfless and courageous role in helping to defeat South African apartheid.
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Saney, the author of "Cuba: A Revolution In Motion", derides the US characterization of Cuba as a 'terrorist state' when Cuba has been the victim of numerous terrorist attacks backed by the US government.
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Isaac Saney
Phil interviews Isaac Saney about Cuba and its current relationship with the United States and the rest of the world. He asserts that as far as the United States administration is concerned "The cuban revolution is an unforgiveable example of independence and social justice in the region". Isaac Saney is on the faculty of Dalhousie University and an adjunct professor, International Development Studies at Saint Mary's University in Halifax. He is the author of "Cuba: a Revolution in Motion" which is available from various sources including Amazon.com.
Africa's Unknown War: Apartheid Terror, Cuba and Southern African Liberation
canadiannetworkoncuba.ca, 30 Sept 2014 [cached]
Isaac Saney: Cuba specialist who teaches at Dalhousie University & Saint Mary's University (Canada); author of the acclaimed, Cuba: A Revolution In Motion, he is currently finishing the book From Soweto to Cuito Cuanavale: Cuba, The War in Angola and the End of Apartheid.
Various diplomats and representatives from Angola, Cuba, Namibia and South Africa.
For more information:
isaney@hotmail.com or call Isaac Saney: 902-494-1531
Isaac Saney, Professor, ...
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Isaac Saney, Professor, College of Continuing Studies, Dalhousie University, and Canadian Network on Cuba Co-chair and National Spokesperson,
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Dr. Isaac Saney: Multiculturalism-the Canadian experience centralized and entrenched multiculturalism as a policy
This presentation focused on race, class, Black identity and multiculturalism. Isaac Saney also spoke about why the Cuban Revolution has exercised such a profound hold and influence on the world-wide Black struggle for equality, freedom, and self-determination. While it is understood that race is a social construct embedded in the history of empire and capitalism, it does have a concrete impact in the world and informs perceptions of value, meaning and identity in relation to geography, culture and history. he Canadian experience has been front and centre in debates in social and political spheres about the idea and practice of multiculturalism.
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