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Desperation Rises in Castro’s Cuba
BY MEGHAN CLYNE – Staff Reporter of the Sun
November 30, 2005
URL: http://www.nysun.com/article/23693

WASHINGTON – Amid a surging wave of repression by the Castro dictatorship, Cuba’s prisoners of conscience increasingly are resorting to “acts of desperation” – including hunger strikes, suicide attempts, and self-mutilation – in a cry for international… Continue reading
Los Derechos de la Mujer en Cuba y Brasil: una comparación necesaria

2005-11-25

Por Michelle Fuser.
Corresponsal de Cuba Nuestra en Brasil

“Ciudadanos: La mujer cubana en el rincón oscuro y tranquilo del hogar esperaba paciente y resignada esta hora sublime, en que una Revolución justa rompe el yugo y le desata las alas. Cuando llegue… Continue reading

CPJ presents International Press Freedom Awards
Peter Jennings also honored at ceremony
Read more about the awardees:
Galima Bukharbaeva | Beatrice Mtetwa | Shi Tao | Lúico Flávio Pinto | Peter Jennings

2003 award winner Manuel Vázquez Portal, freed from Cuban jail, speaks at ceremony
New York, November 23, 2005?The Committee to Protect Journalists presented its… Continue reading

Posted on Wed, Nov. 23, 2005

IMMIGRATION
Exile could face deportation
Santiago Alvarez, benefactor of Cuban exile Luis Posada Carriles, could face deportation to Cuba and loss of his citizenship application.
BY ALFONSO CHARDY AND JAY WEAVER
achardy@herald.com

Santiago Alvarez, a permanent resident, could face deportation proceedings and be denied U.S. citizenship if convicted of federal… Continue reading

El Comandante no Tiene Parkinson, sino Demencia

2005-11-21

El pasado 17 de Noviembre pudo verse al flamante (o quizá ya no tan flamante) comandante en otra de sus ?breves? alocuciones; claro que breve, no bromeo, si 20 años no es nada, pues 5 horitas son una bobería. 

Alejandro Tellería.

Obviamente, él no podía quedarse callado, después… Continue reading

Cuba’s Castro sued for 60 million dollars in US court
Thu Nov 17, 2:02 PM ET

Two Cubans are suing President Fidel Castro in Florida for 60 million dollars, claiming they were tortured at a psychiatric hospital on the communist-run island, their lawyers said.
Both plaintiffs claim they were tortured at the La Mazorra psychiatric hospital… Continue reading
Cuban torture victim sues estate for $10M
The woman also names Fidel Castro, his brother and Cuba in the suit against the nurse who she says tortured her in Havana.
ALEXANDRA ZAYAS
Published November 16, 2005

TAMPA – The torture happened decades ago in Cuba, but Belkis Ferro says she still feels the anguish.
She still… Continue reading

REPRESION
Trasladan a Oscar Mario González a celda con delincuentes

LA HABANA, Cuba – 4 de noviembre (Ernesto Roque Cintero, UPECI / www.cubanet.org) – El periodista independiente Oscar Mario González fue trasladado de la sala de la Seguridad del Estado del hospital Finlay en esta capital, para una celda tapiada en el Departamento Técnico de Investigaciones,… Continue reading
Spanish court refuses to consider dissident lawsuit against Fidel Castro
00:50 2005-11-05

A Spanish court Friday rejected a Cuban dissident group’s attempt to have Cuban President Fidel Castro tried in Spain on charges of genocide and other offenses.

The suit was filed at the National Court on Oct. 14 by a dissident group called the Foundation… Continue reading

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