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Latest News Wires 'Cuban Twitter': What was USAID thinking? (+video)

'Cuban Twitter': The US Agency for International Development set up a social media text-message service called "ZunZuneo." Was this 'Cuban Twitter' really a covert operation?

By Desmond Butler and Jack GillumAssociated Press / April 8, 2014

The administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development on Tuesday is beginning a series of appearances before lawmakers asking questions about his agency's secret "Cuban Twitter," a social media network built to stir unrest in the communist island.