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Cuba: Thugs Beat Pregnant Pro-Democracy Dissident ‘in the Belly,’ Put Father in the Hospital by FRANCES MARTEL29 Mar 2017110 SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER An unidentified mob attacked two members of the Patriotic Union of Cuba (UNPACU) – a pregnant teen and her activist father – on Sunday night, hurling bottles at them and reportedly […] Continue reading
The Struggle for Freedom Continues in Cuba by MARIO T. DE LA PENA February 5, 2017 4:00 AM Fidel Castro is dead, but Castroism still needs to be defeated Fidel Castro died on November 25, but Castroism — the one-party, neo-Stalinist system that has tyrannized Cuba for more than half a century — still needs […] Continue reading
Cuba: Tallies and Tales of the Reforms / Vicente Botín Once upon a time… A female cat fell in love with a handsome young man and prayed to the goddess Aphrodite to turn her into a woman. The goddess, pitying the cat’s yearning, transformed her into a beautiful maiden, and the young man, captivated by […] Continue reading
The Repression Obama Did Not See in Havana / Iván García Ivan Garcia, 22 March 2016 — Just when Air Force One landed at 2 pm at the Andrew military base on the way to Havana, forty-six Damas de Blanco (Ladies in White) walked in file along the central promenade of 5th Avenue, with photos, […] Continue reading
A Glance at Cuba in 2015 / Ivan Garcia Posted on January 6, 2016 Ivan Garcia, 2 January 2016 — Joel Castillo, 19, passed from expectation to frustration in 12 months. After graduating in 2014 in electronics from a technology school south of Havana, he still hasn’t been able to work in his specialty. “With […] Continue reading
The Castros’ New Friend [14-05-2015 22:57:34] James Kirchick (www.miscelaneasdecuba.net).- Obama’s change of policy helps Cuba’s oppressive regime, not its democratic dissidents I’ve visited more than my fair share of dictatorships, but Cuba is the only one where travelers at the airport must pass through a metal detector uponentering, in addition to leaving, the country. Immediately […] Continue reading
The Embargo / Yusnaby Perez Posted on April 14, 2013 Who hasn't heard of the EMBARGO? This issue is like the apple of discord. Some cling to it to "suffocate" the Cuban government while others plea, out of charity, for its elimination because of the shortages suffered by Cubans. My question is: Has anyone asked […] Continue reading
Opinión El costo de la represiónFabio Rafael FialloSuiza 09-11-2011 – 9:16 pm. Cuba está pagando muy caro el no poder contar con movimientos de protesta como los que se ven en países donde impera la libertad. Al igual que Marx en su época, y posteriormente sus seguidores durante la Gran Depresión de los años 30 [...] Continue reading
Assisting journalists in Cuba: Hurdles in prison and beyondBy Maria Salazar-Ferro/Journalist Assistance Program Coordinator In mid-2006, CPJ's Journalist Assistance program began sending regular remittances to the families of independent Cuban journalists in prison. By CPJ's count, of the 29 journalists jailed during a massive crackdown in 2003, 24 were still in prison at the time–making [...] Continue reading

Posted on Tuesday, 02.22.11

Dead Cuban political 's mom becomes brave activist
BY FRANCES ROBLES
frobles@miamiherald.com

Reina Luisa Tamayo's country life was simple: she raised animals and
kids, worked in cafeterias and bodegas, and did people's laundry.

Now approaching… Continue reading

Posted on Saturday, 08.28.10
Cuban survivor of `hell' retains his fighting spirit
BY CARLOS FRIAS
Palm Beach Post

There's a stranger in the photograph that friends have placed in Ariel
Sigler Amaya's Jackson Memorial Hospital room.

The muscles in the… Continue reading

Former Cuban freedom fighter now confined to wheelchair

In his Cuban homeland, Ariel Sigler was a champion boxer and a powerful
voice against the Castro government.
Sigler is being rehabilitated and hospitalized at Jackson Memorial
Hospital in Miami.
By CARLOS… Continue reading

For Cubans, transition ahead
By Ted Mann
Updated 03/28/2010 03:18 AM

Still recovering from post-Cold War changes, the country seeks a new economic reality

Reporter Ted Mann and photojournalist Sean D. Elliot traveled to Cuba last week with the Amistad,… Continue reading

Saturday, January 3, 2009
Cuba starves for spirit of old

Central Havana on New Year's Eve: 50 years after Fidel Castro led a band
of rebels to victory over dictator Fulgencio Batista, many Cubans have
few possessions – with poor… Continue reading

cuba-eeuu (análisis) 24-05-2008

Mucho ruido y pocas nueces en el último zafarrancho de Cuba y Estados Unidos

El último zafarrancho de Cuba y Estados Unidos hizo correr ríos de tinta
esta semana, al denunciar La Habana que diplomáticos norteamericanos
acarrearon… Continue reading

Bush habla 45 minutos por teléfono con disidentes cubanos

El presidente de Estados Unidos, George W. Bush, habló este martes por
teléfono durante 45 minutos con disidentes cubanos sobre la situación de
Cuba y de los presos políticos, afirmaron los… Continue reading

24 April 2007
U.S. Praises Cuban Opposition's Call for Democracy in Cuba

Jailing of Cuban journalist draws global condemnation
By Eric Green
Staff Writer

Washington — The United States has praised a statement from
representatives of the Cuban opposition movement… Continue reading

LOS JÓVENES DE BLANCO Y EL PERIODISMO CANALLA
2007-08-02.
José Vilasuso

Los demócratas no atinan a valorar los cuantiosos recursos de que disponen.

Desidente Universal. Otra página de la historiografía latinoamericana
protagonizada por la juventud de Venezuela se ha abierto… Continue reading

Spain's Socialist government fails dissidents
Prime Minister Zapatero's socialist party forgoes the quest for human
rights and embraces non-democratic governments such as Cuba.
Tuesday, June 26, 2007
By Aaron Hanscom

The Prague Democracy & Security Conference held on 5-6 June… Continue reading

Aug. 7, 2006, 5:20AM
Cuba: Castro to return ‘in a few weeks’

By ANITA SNOW Associated Press Writer
© 2006 The Associated Press

HAVANA — Cuba’s vice president and Venezuela’s leader gave optimistic
assessments of Fidel Castro’s health, saying the… Continue reading

Partidarios del régimen redoblaron la vigilancia en el aniversario 12
del ‘Maleconazo’

Varios medios de prensa se refirieron a un incremento de la presencia
policial en las calles que incluía a decenas de civiles.

Agencias

domingo 6 de agosto de… Continue reading

ENTREVISTA AL
CUBANOAMERICANO ADOLFO A FRANCO
DIRECTOR DE LA AGENCIA DE E.U.
PARA EL DESARROLLO INTERNACIONAL (USAID)

“UNA ‘SUCESION’ EN CUBA NO ES ACEPTABLE TIENE QUE HABER UNA TRANSICION
DIRIGIDA POR EL PUEBLO”

-La transición en Cuba la realizará el… Continue reading

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