marti marti  /ˈmɑr ti/

Definition(s):

  • (n) Cuban poet and revolutionary who fought for Cuban independence from Spain (1853-1895)

News

  1. Protesters jailed as they decry Republican shift in North Carolina

    By Marti Maguire RALEIGH, North Carolina (Reuters) - A conservative shift by North Carolina's first Republican-led government in more than a century is drawing weekly protests to the state capital of Raleigh, but some lawmakers are defiantly standing their ground. In the latest of the "Moral Monday" demonstrations, dozens of clergy members, doctors, teachers and environmentalists trampled paper ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. In Depth: Torry & Terrence Holt, former NFL and NCSU football players

    News 14 Carolina's Marti Skold talks with Torry and Terrence Holt, former NFL and NCSU football players, about summer camp for kids.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: News 14 Carolina

  3. Mom: Son making 'miracle' recovery from West Nile

    Mom: Son making 'miracle' recovery from West Nile A 10-year-old Michigan boy paralyzed last year after being bitten by a mosquito carrying the West Nile virus is a "walking miracle," his mother said. AP Wire fowler Jun 13, 2013 googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display("dfp-ad-ght300x250"); }); Travis Thelen has "far exceeded expectations," said his mother, Marti Thelen. "The doctor said ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Grand Haven Tribune

Quotes

  1. "What made me change? Life itself, tempered by the profound thought of (Jose) Marti and the classics of socialism," Castro said, in the letter read by assembly speaker Ricardo Alarcon.
    on Dec 29, 2007 By: Fidel Castro Source: AFP

  2. US Rep. Lincoln Diaz-Balart, R-Fla., said he supported "all available technologies and broadcasting methods for TV and Radio Marti to break through the information blockade imposed on the Cuban people."
    on Dec 20, 2006 By: Lincoln Diaz-Balart Source: Kansas City Star

  3. Feingold said, "This relic of the Cold War attempts to broadcast radio and TV signals into Cuba that virtually no one tunes in to. Government studies show that Radio and TV Marti are riddled with problems, and fall short of journalistic standards....
    on Nov 23, 2009 By: Russ Feingold Source: Radio Ink

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